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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 116 83 91
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 2.68% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 6.81% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 16 47 56
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
758 896 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.23% 39.40% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 690 724 777
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 £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (97.56%) C#
3 29 (70.73%) SQL
3 29 (70.73%) SQL Server
4 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
5 20 (48.78%) HTML
6 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
7 15 (36.59%) CSS
8 14 (34.15%) Web Services
8 14 (34.15%) XML
9 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
10 11 (26.83%) QA
10 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
10 11 (26.83%) VB
11 10 (24.39%) Finance
11 10 (24.39%) Degree
11 10 (24.39%) WCF
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (21.95%) jQuery
12 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
12 9 (21.95%) Oracle
12 9 (21.95%) Windows
13 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
13 8 (19.51%) MVC
13 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
13 8 (19.51%) Banking
13 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (19.51%) SDLC
14 7 (17.07%) DevExpress

VB.NET
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 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Moodle
3 1 (2.44%) Totara
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) InfoPath
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) Skype
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (70.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (4.88%) DTS
7 2 (4.88%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.88%) MySQL
7 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.88%) OLAP
7 2 (4.88%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (4.88%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (4.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) Selenium
5 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.88%) MSTest
5 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Legal
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.88%) Advertising
6 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) .NET Developer
3 18 (43.90%) C# Developer
4 16 (39.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Software Developer
6 8 (19.51%) SQL Developer
7 6 (14.63%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (14.63%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (9.76%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (9.76%) WCF Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Graduate
10 2 (4.88%) Junior
10 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
10 2 (4.88%) Tester
10 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 20 (48.78%) HTML
4 15 (36.59%) CSS
5 14 (34.15%) Web Services
5 14 (34.15%) XML
6 11 (26.83%) .NET Framework
7 10 (24.39%) WCF
8 9 (21.95%) jQuery
9 7 (17.07%) HTML5
10 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (14.63%) Entity Framework
10 6 (14.63%) SOAP
11 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
11 5 (12.20%) WPF
12 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (9.76%) LINQ
12 4 (9.76%) LINQ to SQL
12 4 (9.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.76%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (7.32%) W3C
5 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.44%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) Automated Testing
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) SDLC
4 7 (17.07%) OOD
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 7 (17.07%) Workflow
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (14.63%) Manual Testing
5 6 (14.63%) OO
5 6 (14.63%) SOA
6 5 (12.20%) OOP
6 5 (12.20%) Software Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.76%) Data Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Load Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Memory Management
7 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
7 4 (9.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 29 (70.73%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.83%) VB
5 5 (12.20%) PHP
5 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) Java
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) Python
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) DevExpress
4 4 (9.76%) Telerik
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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