The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 20 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.52% 4.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 13.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 51.43% 37.70% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VB
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Taunton region.

VB Salary Trend in Taunton

VB
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Taunton

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 24 (96.00%) C#
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (84.00%) TDD
5 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (80.00%) VB.NET
5 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (60.00%) WPF
6 15 (60.00%) MVVM
7 14 (56.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (56.00%) Moq
7 14 (56.00%) WCF
7 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (56.00%) BDD
7 14 (56.00%) Kanban
7 14 (56.00%) Streaming Music
7 14 (56.00%) NHibernate
7 14 (56.00%) NUnit
7 14 (56.00%) Scrum
7 14 (56.00%) WinForms
7 14 (56.00%) Windows
7 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 14 (56.00%) Web Application Development
8 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (36.00%) HTML
8 9 (36.00%) CSS
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) HTML5

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (56.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Moq
1 14 (56.00%) NUnit
1 14 (56.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 17 (68.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Head of Data Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 15 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (60.00%) WPF
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (56.00%) NHibernate
4 14 (56.00%) WCF
4 14 (56.00%) WinForms
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) Ajax
7 7 (28.00%) CSS3
7 7 (28.00%) JSON
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) ADO.NET
8 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (24.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Streaming Music
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 21 (84.00%) TDD
3 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (60.00%) MVVM
5 14 (56.00%) BDD
5 14 (56.00%) Kanban
5 14 (56.00%) Scrum
5 14 (56.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) Android Development
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) Infographics
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.00%) Line Management
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 20 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.00%) Pascal
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) R
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago