Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 112 92
Rank change year-on-year +31 -20 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.47% 0.38% 1.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.62% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 23
Somerset median annual salary £26,750 £37,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.70% +64.44% -32.84%
10th Percentile £21,250 £32,500 £18,317
90th Percentile £34,500 £40,850 £43,250
South West median annual salary £41,000 £36,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +13.89% -8.86% +12.86%

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 502 809 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 59.13% 61.71% 61.41%
Number of salaries quoted 423 674 715
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,850
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £57,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 18 September 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 +10 4 £26,750 -23.57% 1
VB.NET
South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Material Design
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Material Design
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Google