The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 / Reading
Rank 99 101 129
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +28
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.44% 1.83% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.98% 4.71% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 34 5
Median salary £32,000 £35,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.85% -29.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,002 £35,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £57,500 £73,000
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
610 849 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 44.89% 38.77% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 517 760 602
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VB
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VB Salary Trend in Reading

VB
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Reading

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) LINQ
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) MS Access
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) Tcl
7 1 (11.11%) Autodesk
7 1 (11.11%) MSI
7 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (11.11%) Unix

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
2 1 (11.11%) MSI
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared Application Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Implementation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Reporting Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Tcl
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Autodesk
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Sybase
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
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