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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 124 125 114
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.59% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.43% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 20
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
706 911 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.28% 41.39% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 629 799 630
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for VB.

1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) CGI
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) Military
5 2 (20.00%) Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) JFC
5 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics

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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSTest
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium IDE
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Military
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) CGI
2 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (20.00%) JFC
3 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) EDI
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) SDLC
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (10.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) RAD
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) VB6
5 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 5 days ago
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