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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 163 128 90
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -38
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 67 102 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 1.72% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.24% 3.99% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 63 93 133
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2070 2554 2547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.69% 43.01% 47.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 2169 2223
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 -14 27 £35,000 +11.11% 3
Slough -2 14 £40,000 +15.94%
Maidenhead -10 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Newbury +16 6 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bracknell -12 4 £45,000 - 1
VB.NET
South East

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 169 (100.00%) .NET
2 142 (84.02%) C#
3 117 (69.23%) SQL
4 111 (65.68%) SQL Server
4 111 (65.68%) ASP.NET
5 74 (43.79%) HTML
5 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
6 58 (34.32%) CSS
7 46 (27.22%) Microsoft
8 44 (26.04%) Degree
9 43 (25.44%) jQuery
10 40 (23.67%) MS Excel
11 39 (23.08%) MVC
12 36 (21.30%) XML
13 33 (19.53%) IIS
13 33 (19.53%) .NET Framework
14 32 (18.93%) Windows
15 31 (18.34%) VB
16 28 (16.57%) Web Services
17 26 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 25 (14.79%) T-SQL
19 24 (14.20%) Ajax
19 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
21 22 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
22 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 21 (12.43%) PHP
22 21 (12.43%) OO
23 18 (10.65%) SharePoint

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (19.53%) IIS
2 18 (10.65%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.51%) CMS
4 9 (5.33%) Drupal
4 9 (5.33%) Kentico
5 6 (3.55%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.96%) Joomla!
7 4 (2.37%) Apache
8 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.18%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 40 (23.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.96%) MS Project
3 4 (2.37%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.78%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.37%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (65.68%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (7.10%) MySQL
5 11 (6.51%) DTS
6 10 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.18%) OLAP
11 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.18%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (13.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.88%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.69%) Subversion
4 12 (7.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (1.78%) NUnit
6 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (9.47%) Finance
2 14 (8.28%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.92%) Marketing
4 8 (4.73%) Publishing
4 8 (4.73%) Automotive
5 6 (3.55%) Banking
6 5 (2.96%) Local Government
7 4 (2.37%) Retail
8 3 (1.78%) Back Office
9 2 (1.18%) Law
9 2 (1.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 144 (85.21%) Developer
2 81 (47.93%) .NET Developer
3 28 (16.57%) Software Developer
4 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 26 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 24 (14.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (11.83%) Senior Developer
7 19 (11.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (10.06%) Graduate
8 17 (10.06%) Junior
8 17 (10.06%) Junior Developer
8 17 (10.06%) Graduate Developer
9 14 (8.28%) Junior .NET Developer
9 14 (8.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (7.69%) SQL Developer
11 12 (7.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (6.51%) Web Developer
13 9 (5.33%) Graduate Software Developer
14 8 (4.73%) Graduate .NET Developer
15 7 (4.14%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (100.00%) .NET
2 111 (65.68%) ASP.NET
3 74 (43.79%) HTML
4 58 (34.32%) CSS
5 43 (25.44%) jQuery
6 36 (21.30%) XML
7 33 (19.53%) .NET Framework
8 28 (16.57%) Web Services
9 24 (14.20%) Ajax
9 24 (14.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (8.28%) WinForms
11 13 (7.69%) XSL
12 12 (7.10%) HTML5
12 12 (7.10%) WCF
13 10 (5.92%) XSLT
14 9 (5.33%) JSON
15 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 7 (4.14%) LINQ
17 6 (3.55%) DHTML
18 4 (2.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.92%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.37%) NHS
5 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.18%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Physics
7 1 (0.59%) GIS
7 1 (0.59%) Replication
7 1 (0.59%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.59%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.59%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.93%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Android
3 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.08%) MVC
2 23 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.43%) OO
4 15 (8.88%) OOD
5 14 (8.28%) Unit Testing
6 11 (6.51%) CRM
6 11 (6.51%) OOP
7 10 (5.92%) Workflow
7 10 (5.92%) Web Design
8 9 (5.33%) Document Management
8 9 (5.33%) Web Development
8 9 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.73%) Android Development
10 6 (3.55%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (3.55%) Software Engineering
10 6 (3.55%) Content Management
10 6 (3.55%) Scrum
10 6 (3.55%) Project Management
11 5 (2.96%) TDD
11 5 (2.96%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (84.02%) C#
2 117 (69.23%) SQL
3 74 (43.79%) JavaScript
4 31 (18.34%) VB
5 25 (14.79%) T-SQL
6 21 (12.43%) PHP
7 12 (7.10%) C++
8 11 (6.51%) Java
9 10 (5.92%) VBScript
10 9 (5.33%) VB6
11 5 (2.96%) VBA
11 5 (2.96%) C
12 4 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.18%) Python
13 2 (1.18%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.59%) Ruby
14 1 (0.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Degree
2 14 (8.28%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (27.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.33%) Infragistics
2 9 (5.33%) Telerik
2 9 (5.33%) DevExpress
3 8 (4.73%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle
4 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
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