The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 7 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.61% 7.27% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.62% 11.11% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Average salary £32,159 £43,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.07% +35.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,862 £42,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
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
21 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 41.18% 65.45% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,902 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £39,900 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Taunton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
3 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
4 17 (77.27%) C#
4 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
5 16 (72.73%) SQL
6 12 (54.55%) WCF
7 11 (50.00%) CSS
8 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
8 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
8 9 (40.91%) MVC
9 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 6 (27.27%) C++
11 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
11 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
12 4 (18.18%) VB6
12 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (18.18%) UML
12 4 (18.18%) VBScript
12 4 (18.18%) VB
12 4 (18.18%) XML
12 4 (18.18%) ITIL
12 4 (18.18%) Oracle
13 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
13 3 (13.64%) Scrum
13 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing VB.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 20 (90.91%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) WCF
4 11 (50.00%) CSS
5 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) XML
7 3 (13.64%) WPF
8 2 (9.09%) RESTful
8 2 (9.09%) JSON
8 2 (9.09%) Web Services
9 1 (4.55%) Ajax
9 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C++
5 4 (18.18%) VBScript
5 4 (18.18%) VB
5 4 (18.18%) VB6
6 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
Taunton
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29712 - £37824 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 19 days ago