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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 13 14 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.00% 12.66% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 24.39% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £26,750 £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.07% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,010 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £33,680 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
19 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 38.00% 51.90% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 11
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £25,763 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) C#
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
6 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
6 9 (56.25%) WCF
7 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
9 6 (37.50%) MVC
9 6 (37.50%) CSS
10 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
11 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (25.00%) WPF
11 4 (25.00%) XML
11 4 (25.00%) C++
12 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
12 3 (18.75%) Scrum
12 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
12 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
13 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 2 (12.50%) JSON
13 2 (12.50%) RESTful
13 2 (12.50%) jQuery

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 4 (25.00%) XML
6 4 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 2 (12.50%) JSON
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 1 (6.25%) Ajax
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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