Period
to 19 December 2018

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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 -55
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.02% 0.94% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 1.46% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 20
Somerset median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% +70.45% -41.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £39,875 £45,000 £40,475
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%

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 619 822 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.97% 64.07% 64.76%
Number of salaries quoted 477 709 750
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £26,988
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,950 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 19 December 2018. 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
Taunton +3 5 £31,000 -4.62%
Clevedon +13 3 - -
Street - 1 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £32,500 -
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) WinForms
6 3 (30.00%) HND
6 3 (30.00%) UML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (30.00%) Release Management
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
6 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Material Design
7 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 2 (20.00%) Google
7 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
7 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
2 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) Material Design
5 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Ajax
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js
6 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OO
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
1 3 (30.00%) Software Architecture
1 3 (30.00%) UML
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) API Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) DNA
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) FNZ
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau