The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 121 97 61
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 38 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.01% 1.51% 3.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.53% 3.78% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 73
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
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
737 1005 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.49% 40.01% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 596 863 865
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Reading

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (91.67%) C#
3 59 (81.94%) SQL Server
4 52 (72.22%) SQL
5 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
7 34 (47.22%) HTML
8 33 (45.83%) CSS
9 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
10 24 (33.33%) MVC
11 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
11 23 (31.94%) jQuery
12 21 (29.17%) Degree
13 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
14 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (23.61%) VB
16 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
17 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
18 11 (15.28%) XML
19 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
19 10 (13.89%) DTS
20 8 (11.11%) Android
20 8 (11.11%) Marketing
20 8 (11.11%) OOP
20 8 (11.11%) CRM
20 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
20 8 (11.11%) PHP
20 8 (11.11%) Telecoms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (34.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (81.94%) SQL Server
2 18 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.89%) DTS
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) MySQL
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (2.78%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.78%) OLAP
8 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) NUnit
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 8 (11.11%) Automotive
1 8 (11.11%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 30 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (18.06%) C# Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Developer
6 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Graduate
7 9 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Junior
9 4 (5.56%) Programmer
9 4 (5.56%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 34 (47.22%) HTML
4 33 (45.83%) CSS
5 23 (31.94%) jQuery
6 19 (26.39%) .NET Framework
7 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (15.28%) XML
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (8.33%) WCF
11 5 (6.94%) LINQ
11 5 (6.94%) Ajax
12 4 (5.56%) Web Services
13 3 (4.17%) DHTML
14 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET
14 2 (2.78%) MDX
14 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 1 (1.39%) Castle Windsor
15 1 (1.39%) NHibernate
15 1 (1.39%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Mathematics
1 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Replication
2 1 (1.39%) Data Conversion
2 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Android
2 6 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (11.11%) OOP
2 8 (11.11%) CRM
2 8 (11.11%) Android Development
3 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.56%) Coaching
4 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
4 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (4.17%) OO
5 3 (4.17%) ERP
5 3 (4.17%) Information Management
5 3 (4.17%) Web Design
5 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 2 (2.78%) Web Development
6 2 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 2 (2.78%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (2.78%) Analytics
6 2 (2.78%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) C#
2 52 (72.22%) SQL
3 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.61%) VB
5 8 (11.11%) PHP
6 7 (9.72%) Java
7 6 (8.33%) C++
7 6 (8.33%) VBScript
8 5 (6.94%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.56%) VBA
10 2 (2.78%) Python
10 2 (2.78%) VB6
10 2 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (29.17%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle
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