The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 57 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.66% 1.03% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.54% 3.21% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
214 156 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 40.61% 32.23% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 149 124 174
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Berkshire

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

VB
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

VB Salary Trend in Bracknell

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing VB 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.

1 20 (80.00%) SQL
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) VBScript
3 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (52.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (40.00%) IIS
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (36.00%) Finance
7 8 (32.00%) WinForms
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (28.00%) SCCM
8 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) Oracle
8 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (28.00%) Citrix
8 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 6 (24.00%) XML
9 6 (24.00%) WCF
9 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.00%) DTS
5 2 (8.00%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MSI
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (4.00%) NCover
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Programmer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) WinForms
4 6 (24.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Web Development
2 5 (20.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) OOD
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) MVVM
5 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) System Testing
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 17 (68.00%) VBScript
3 13 (52.00%) C#
4 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.00%) Lua
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) XenApp
2 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 7 (28.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Citrix
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Fujitsu
4 3 (12.00%) AppSense
5 2 (8.00%) Google
5 2 (8.00%) CA
6 1 (4.00%) Informatica
6 1 (4.00%) Capita
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