The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.06% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.16% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 86 67 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 91.49% 67.00% 49.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 54 21
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +26.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,075 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £44,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Taunton

VB
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for VB in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing VB 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 Taunton region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OOD
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft