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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 94 103 131
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +28
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 47 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 2.25% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 5.31% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 5
Median salary £32,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,002 £35,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £75,000 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
627 885 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.81% 42.28% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 514 796 690
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Reading

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) LINQ
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) Sybase
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) WSUS
6 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SCCM
7 1 (8.33%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (8.33%) Office 365
7 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) AdminStudio
2 1 (8.33%) MSI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Software Developer
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared Application Packager
5 1 (8.33%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (41.67%) LINQ
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Physics
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Release Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Software License Management
2 1 (8.33%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Tcl
5 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Autodesk
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Mitel
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago