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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 17 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 10.20% 14.00% 13.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 20.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 12
Average salary £31,250 £26,000 £28,708
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,569 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,200 £31,500
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
54 35 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 55.10% 70.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 44
Average salary £33,500 £32,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,500 £34,000
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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Taunton

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
7 10 (47.62%) WCF
8 8 (38.10%) Oracle
9 7 (33.33%) UML
10 6 (28.57%) CSS
10 6 (28.57%) ITIL
10 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
10 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (23.81%) Java
11 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
11 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (23.81%) MVC
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
11 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (19.05%) C++
12 4 (19.05%) IIS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (61.90%) HTML
4 10 (47.62%) WCF
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2
3 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
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