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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 130 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 1.45% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 3.66% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 33 28
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 901 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.28% 39.59% 37.55%
Number of salaries quoted 715 729 734
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 23 July 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 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) SDLC
3 18 (62.07%) C#
4 17 (58.62%) SQL
5 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
6 14 (48.28%) Unix
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) C++
8 12 (41.38%) Oracle
9 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
9 10 (34.48%) System Testing
9 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
9 10 (34.48%) HTML
9 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
9 10 (34.48%) XML
10 9 (31.03%) Java
11 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
11 8 (27.59%) PHP
11 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
11 8 (27.59%) Web Services
11 8 (27.59%) DTS
12 7 (24.14%) Logistics
12 7 (24.14%) Analytics
13 6 (20.69%) Software Architecture
13 6 (20.69%) HTML5
13 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (20.69%) REST
13 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (20.69%) XPath
13 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering

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 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) DTS
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) MS Access
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) MSTest
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.90%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Software Developer
3 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 11 (37.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 9 (31.03%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (31.03%) C# Software Developer
5 8 (27.59%) C++ Developer
5 8 (27.59%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (24.14%) Architect
6 7 (24.14%) C++/C# Developer
7 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
8 4 (13.79%) IT Architect
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Junior VB Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) XML
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) EDI
4 6 (20.69%) HTML5
4 6 (20.69%) REST
4 6 (20.69%) SOAP
5 3 (10.34%) CGI
6 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
6 2 (6.90%) JFC
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) WPF
6 2 (6.90%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
1 14 (48.28%) Unix
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) SDLC
2 10 (34.48%) Integration Testing
2 10 (34.48%) System Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Analytics
3 7 (24.14%) Logistics
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) EAI
4 6 (20.69%) ERP
4 6 (20.69%) SOA
4 6 (20.69%) Software Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) C++
4 10 (34.48%) PL/SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Shell Script
5 9 (31.03%) Java
6 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) PHP
6 8 (27.59%) VB.NET
7 6 (20.69%) XPath
8 2 (6.90%) VBA
8 2 (6.90%) VBScript
9 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) MCITP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) MCTS
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) MOM
1 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
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