The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 165 169 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -60
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 52 58 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.07% 1.06% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 2.88% 5.94%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 120
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB.NET
South East

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
1993 2013 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.00% 36.62% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1678 1915
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Berkshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Berkshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 21 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Wokingham - 8 £50,000 - 1
Bracknell -6 6 £38,750 -22.50%
Slough -8 4 £31,750 -13.60% 1
Newbury - 4 £37,500 -
Maidenhead +6 3 £37,500 +66.66%
Windsor +17 1 £75,000 +172.72%
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 137 (100.00%) .NET
2 115 (83.94%) C#
3 107 (78.10%) SQL Server
4 90 (65.69%) HTML
5 74 (54.01%) ASP.NET
6 68 (49.64%) CSS
7 67 (48.91%) SQL
8 55 (40.15%) XML
9 49 (35.77%) JavaScript
10 45 (32.85%) Finance
11 44 (32.12%) Microsoft
12 41 (29.93%) Web Services
13 39 (28.47%) VB
14 38 (27.74%) Visual Studio
15 35 (25.55%) Banking
16 34 (24.82%) Oracle
16 34 (24.82%) SDLC
17 33 (24.09%) Java
17 33 (24.09%) Windows
17 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (24.09%) Web Development
18 29 (21.17%) WCF
18 29 (21.17%) MS Excel
19 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2008
19 28 (20.44%) Team Foundation Server
20 26 (18.98%) User Experience
21 25 (18.25%) HTML5
22 23 (16.79%) PHP
23 21 (15.33%) CSS3
23 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Azure

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.57%) IIS
2 4 (2.92%) CMS
3 2 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.46%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.73%) Kentico
4 1 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (21.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (11.68%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) Skype
2 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (78.10%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (9.49%) DTS
5 6 (4.38%) MySQL
5 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.92%) GIS
7 4 (2.92%) QGIS
7 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.46%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.73%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 38 (27.74%) Visual Studio
2 28 (20.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.57%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.84%) Subversion
5 3 (2.19%) Selenium
6 2 (1.46%) MSTest
6 2 (1.46%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.46%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.73%) Toad
General
1 45 (32.85%) Finance
2 35 (25.55%) Banking
3 20 (14.60%) Legal
4 19 (13.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.92%) Advertising
6 3 (2.19%) Retail
7 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.46%) Publishing
8 1 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 117 (85.40%) Developer
2 94 (68.61%) .NET Developer
3 43 (31.39%) C# Developer
4 37 (27.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (26.28%) VB.NET Developer
6 35 (25.55%) Software Developer
7 33 (24.09%) SQL Developer
8 27 (19.71%) C# Software Developer
9 26 (18.98%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (14.60%) .NET Web Developer
10 20 (14.60%) Web Developer
11 18 (13.14%) C# WCF Developer
11 18 (13.14%) WCF Developer
12 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (8.03%) Analyst
14 10 (7.30%) Applications Support
14 10 (7.30%) Senior Developer
15 9 (6.57%) Junior
15 9 (6.57%) Senior .NET Developer
16 8 (5.84%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (65.69%) HTML
3 74 (54.01%) ASP.NET
4 68 (49.64%) CSS
5 55 (40.15%) XML
6 41 (29.93%) Web Services
7 29 (21.17%) WCF
8 25 (18.25%) HTML5
9 21 (15.33%) AngularJS
9 21 (15.33%) CSS3
9 21 (15.33%) WPF
10 18 (13.14%) .NET Framework
10 18 (13.14%) SOAP
11 15 (10.95%) DHTML
11 15 (10.95%) jQuery
12 13 (9.49%) Ajax
12 13 (9.49%) Entity Framework
13 12 (8.76%) XSLT
14 10 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.98%) User Experience
2 16 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.49%) W3C
4 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.19%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.46%) NHS
7 1 (0.73%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.09%) Windows
2 11 (8.03%) Android
3 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.19%) Linux
5 2 (1.46%) Unix
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.82%) SDLC
2 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.09%) Web Development
3 21 (15.33%) Software Engineering
4 20 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (11.68%) SEO
5 16 (11.68%) Time Management
6 14 (10.22%) ITIL
6 14 (10.22%) MVC
7 13 (9.49%) Service Delivery
8 10 (7.30%) MVVM
8 10 (7.30%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (5.84%) OO
9 8 (5.84%) Scrum
10 7 (5.11%) Android Development
10 7 (5.11%) Manual Testing
10 7 (5.11%) OOD
10 7 (5.11%) TDD
11 6 (4.38%) Automated Testing
11 6 (4.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 115 (83.94%) C#
2 67 (48.91%) SQL
3 49 (35.77%) JavaScript
4 39 (28.47%) VB
5 33 (24.09%) Java
6 23 (16.79%) PHP
7 13 (9.49%) VB6
8 10 (7.30%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.84%) C++
10 6 (4.38%) C
11 3 (2.19%) XAML
12 1 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.41%) Degree
2 7 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) QA
2 1 (0.73%) HL7
Vendors
1 44 (32.12%) Microsoft
2 34 (24.82%) Oracle
3 6 (4.38%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.19%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.73%) Adobe
5 1 (0.73%) Ektron
5 1 (0.73%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.73%) SAP
5 1 (0.73%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.73%) Syclo
5 1 (0.73%) Twitter
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