The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 164 161 175
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 65 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 1.28% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 3.01% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16 59 31
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,502 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £61,000 £54,150
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1651 2158 2026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.65% 42.40% 37.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1919 1701
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VB
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Berkshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VB
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 10 £32,000 -24.70%
Bracknell - 5 £52,500 - 1
Slough +21 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Hungerford - 1 £24,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
3 26 (46.43%) SQL
4 25 (44.64%) C#
5 20 (35.71%) Windows
6 19 (33.93%) Finance
7 18 (32.14%) Firewall
7 18 (32.14%) Linux
8 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
8 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
9 16 (28.57%) Office 365
9 16 (28.57%) VB.NET
9 16 (28.57%) VMware
10 15 (26.79%) Network Design
10 15 (26.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 15 (26.79%) Java
10 15 (26.79%) Cisco
10 15 (26.79%) vMotion
10 15 (26.79%) OWASP
10 15 (26.79%) vSphere
10 15 (26.79%) PKI
11 14 (25.00%) XML
12 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
13 12 (21.43%) Degree
14 11 (19.64%) Fault Analysis
14 11 (19.64%) High Availability
14 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
14 11 (19.64%) HTML
14 11 (19.64%) Business Continuity

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Office
2 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
3 1 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.14%) Firewall
2 8 (14.29%) Internet
3 5 (8.93%) Intranet
4 4 (7.14%) DNS
4 4 (7.14%) LAN
4 4 (7.14%) WAN
4 4 (7.14%) Wireless
5 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.79%) DHCP
6 1 (1.79%) Extranet
6 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.29%) DTS
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) Selenium
3 3 (5.36%) Gatling
3 3 (5.36%) JMeter
3 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.36%) TestNG
4 1 (1.79%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.79%) JUnit
4 1 (1.79%) MSI
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 18 (32.14%) .NET Developer
2 18 (32.14%) C# Developer
3 15 (26.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (12.50%) Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile .NET Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile C# Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) VB Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Tester
9 3 (5.36%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 14 (25.00%) XML
3 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 11 (19.64%) HTML
5 9 (16.07%) WCF
6 8 (14.29%) CSS
6 8 (14.29%) Web Services
6 8 (14.29%) WPF
7 5 (8.93%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
7 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (8.93%) LINQ
8 3 (5.36%) Ajax
9 2 (3.57%) jQuery
9 2 (3.57%) XSL
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) PKI
2 8 (14.29%) PMI
3 7 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Linux
3 7 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) Network Design
1 15 (26.79%) OWASP
1 15 (26.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.64%) Business Continuity
3 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (19.64%) Fault Analysis
3 11 (19.64%) High Availability
3 11 (19.64%) Problem Management
4 8 (14.29%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.71%) SDLC
6 6 (10.71%) Statistics
7 4 (7.14%) Change Control
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 25 (44.64%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
4 16 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 15 (26.79%) Java
6 10 (17.86%) PHP
7 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
8 5 (8.93%) C++
8 5 (8.93%) VB6
8 5 (8.93%) VBA
9 4 (7.14%) Perl
9 4 (7.14%) VBScript
10 2 (3.57%) Ruby
11 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.79%) C
11 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.79%) Python
11 1 (1.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (5.36%) ISEB
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) MCITP
4 2 (3.57%) MCSE
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) vSphere
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) vMotion
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) VMware
2 15 (26.79%) Cisco
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) Adobe
6 1 (1.79%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.79%) Mitel
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago