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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 145 96 129
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +33
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 73 127 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.43% 2.30% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.83% 5.87% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 66 116 96
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +19.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1908 2163 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.39% 39.21% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1812 1908
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -42 31 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Bracknell +15 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Slough +12 12 £50,000 +43.67%
Windsor - 4 £27,500 -
Maidenhead -15 2 £22,500 -57.14%
Wokingham 0 1 £37,500 +31.57% 2
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 130 (100.00%) .NET
2 104 (80.00%) C#
3 85 (65.38%) SQL
4 74 (56.92%) ASP.NET
5 71 (54.62%) SQL Server
6 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
7 49 (37.69%) HTML
7 49 (37.69%) Degree
8 44 (33.85%) CSS
8 44 (33.85%) Microsoft
9 40 (30.77%) MVC
10 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
11 28 (21.54%) Windows
12 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
12 27 (20.77%) jQuery
13 26 (20.00%) XML
14 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
15 23 (17.69%) MS Excel
16 20 (15.38%) HTML5
17 19 (14.62%) IIS
17 19 (14.62%) T-SQL
18 16 (12.31%) Visual Studio
18 16 (12.31%) Computer Science
18 16 (12.31%) SDLC
19 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (11.54%) Relational Database
19 15 (11.54%) Oracle
20 14 (10.77%) VB
21 13 (10.00%) Java

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 19 (14.62%) IIS
2 10 (7.69%) Drupal
2 10 (7.69%) Kentico
3 9 (6.92%) CMS
4 6 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.08%) Apache
7 3 (2.31%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.54%) WordPress
9 1 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (17.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (3.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) Internet
2 7 (5.38%) HTTP
3 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.77%) LAN
4 1 (0.77%) VoIP
4 1 (0.77%) WAN
4 1 (0.77%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (54.62%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (6.92%) RDBMS
3 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.15%) MySQL
5 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.85%) QlikView
6 5 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 4 (3.08%) PerformancePoint
7 4 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.08%) Star Schema
7 4 (3.08%) OLAP
7 4 (3.08%) MS Access
7 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (12.31%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (3.08%) PeopleTools
3 4 (3.08%) Subversion
4 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (7.69%) Legal
1 10 (7.69%) Marketing
2 8 (6.15%) Finance
3 7 (5.38%) Retail
3 7 (5.38%) Local Government
4 6 (4.62%) Publishing
5 4 (3.08%) Banking
5 4 (3.08%) Back Office
5 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (80.00%) Developer
2 62 (47.69%) .NET Developer
3 28 (21.54%) VB.NET Developer
4 24 (18.46%) C# Developer
5 21 (16.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (12.31%) Web Developer
6 16 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Junior
8 13 (10.00%) Junior Developer
9 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (9.23%) Software Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Graduate
11 10 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 10 (7.69%) SQL Developer
11 10 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
12 9 (6.92%) Software Engineer
13 8 (6.15%) Junior VB.NET Developer
14 6 (4.62%) Analyst
14 6 (4.62%) Applications Developer
14 6 (4.62%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (56.92%) ASP.NET
3 49 (37.69%) HTML
4 44 (33.85%) CSS
5 30 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (20.77%) jQuery
6 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
7 26 (20.00%) XML
8 20 (15.38%) HTML5
9 15 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (9.23%) XSLT
11 11 (8.46%) Web Services
11 11 (8.46%) AngularJS
12 8 (6.15%) CSS3
13 7 (5.38%) Entity Framework
14 6 (4.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 5 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
15 5 (3.85%) Ajax
15 5 (3.85%) LINQ
16 4 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.85%) New Media
4 4 (3.08%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.08%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.31%) NHS
5 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.54%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.77%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.54%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Android
3 5 (3.85%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (30.77%) MVC
2 28 (21.54%) Software Engineering
3 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.31%) SDLC
5 11 (8.46%) Web Design
6 9 (6.92%) Scrum
7 8 (6.15%) OO
7 8 (6.15%) Web Development
8 7 (5.38%) Content Management
9 6 (4.62%) Android Development
9 6 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (3.85%) TDD
10 5 (3.85%) OOP
10 5 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.85%) Project Management
10 5 (3.85%) Software Testing
10 5 (3.85%) BDD
11 4 (3.08%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (3.08%) Web Application Development
11 4 (3.08%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 104 (80.00%) C#
2 85 (65.38%) SQL
3 50 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.62%) T-SQL
5 14 (10.77%) VB
6 13 (10.00%) C++
6 13 (10.00%) Java
7 12 (9.23%) C
8 10 (7.69%) PHP
9 5 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.85%) Ruby
9 5 (3.85%) Python
10 4 (3.08%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.31%) VBA
12 2 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (37.69%) Degree
2 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.54%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.08%) Tableau
5 2 (1.54%) Cognos
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco
6 1 (0.77%) Avaya
6 1 (0.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.77%) Ektron
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
X4 Group
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago