The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.29% 3.82% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 9.26% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £35,000 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
151 216 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 43.27% 41.30% 39.21%
Number of salaries quoted 127 138 162
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Bracknell

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) VB6
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) COM
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
2 3 (37.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft