Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 99 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 -58 +32
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 20 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.68% 1.50% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 2.34% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 62
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £22,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.45% -36.23% +6.15%
10th Percentile £30,000 £18,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £37,775 £44,875
South West median annual salary £35,250 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +1.35% +10.55%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 844 853 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.36% 64.09% 59.44%
Number of salaries quoted 717 762 687
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Somerset

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Somerset

VB.NET
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Clevedon - 4 £36,000 -
Taunton +10 2 £35,000 +66.67% 2
Bath -13 2 £40,000 +60.00%
Frome - 2 £40,000 -
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) LINQ
7 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (22.22%) Electronics
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) IIS
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) HND
7 2 (22.22%) UML
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) MS Access
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) LINQ
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (22.22%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HND
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft