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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank - 71 66
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.21% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.44% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 8
Median salary - £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%

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
207 227 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 52.01% 47.19% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 186 205 126
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) PKI
3 8 (53.33%) Network Design
3 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (53.33%) OWASP
3 8 (53.33%) vSphere
3 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
3 8 (53.33%) Office 365
3 8 (53.33%) vMotion
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) TestNG
4 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (40.00%) CMS
5 6 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (40.00%) Ajax
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration

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 (40.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 8 (53.33%) Internet
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Intranet
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Selenium
1 7 (46.67%) TestNG
2 6 (40.00%) Gatling
2 6 (40.00%) JMeter
2 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Automation Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Automation Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Tester
2 6 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
1 6 (40.00%) Ajax
1 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) PKI
2 6 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Network Design
1 8 (53.33%) OWASP
1 8 (53.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (46.67%) Automated Testing
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) CRM
3 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (40.00%) High Availability
3 6 (40.00%) Kanban
3 6 (40.00%) Open Source
3 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (40.00%) Workflow
3 6 (40.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) Perl
3 6 (40.00%) VBScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat