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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.92% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £38,625 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
25 72 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 49.02% 71.29% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 69 17
Average salary £32,500 £31,800 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.20% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £39,488 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) MCSD
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSL
4 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) RAD
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSD
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago