The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.53% 0.40% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 1.36% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
175 147 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.52% 29.64% 33.15%
Number of salaries quoted 167 107 136
Median salary £41,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.59% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £55,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for VB.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) JMeter
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Gatling
3 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (75.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) Gatling
2 7 (87.50%) JMeter
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (75.00%) TestNG
4 1 (12.50%) Moq
4 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Automation Tester
1 7 (87.50%) Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Selenium Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Open Source
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) CRM
2 7 (87.50%) Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (75.00%) Defect Management
3 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (75.00%) Workflow
3 6 (75.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
HiFX Europe Ltd
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago