The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 24 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.12% - 14.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% - 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £39,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 26 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 61.80% 54.17% 60.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 24 49
Average salary £33,500 £31,500 £29,416
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.34% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £32,500 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
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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 25 July 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft