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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 116 118 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 31 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.98% 1.35% 2.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 3.81% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 62
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £41,500 £46,000
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
746 814 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 43.10% 35.55% 37.75%
Number of salaries quoted 684 684 763
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (100.00%) C#
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
3 27 (62.79%) SQL
4 24 (55.81%) HTML
5 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
6 20 (46.51%) XML
7 19 (44.19%) VB
8 18 (41.86%) Web Services
9 16 (37.21%) CSS
10 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
10 15 (34.88%) Oracle
10 15 (34.88%) Finance
11 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
12 13 (30.23%) Banking
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (25.58%) Windows
14 11 (25.58%) SOAP
15 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
15 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
15 10 (23.26%) WCF
15 10 (23.26%) QA
15 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (20.93%) SDLC
17 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
17 8 (18.60%) VB6
17 8 (18.60%) Degree

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 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) InfoPath
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.98%) DTS
6 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (4.65%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.65%) OLAP
7 2 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (4.65%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (4.65%) Power BI
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
2 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) MSTest
5 2 (4.65%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Legal
4 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.65%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 28 (65.12%) .NET Developer
3 18 (41.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (41.86%) C# Developer
4 12 (27.91%) Software Developer
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Developer
6 9 (20.93%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (18.60%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (18.60%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (13.95%) C# WCF Developer
8 6 (13.95%) WCF Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Applications Support
10 3 (6.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
11 2 (4.65%) Junior SQL Developer
11 2 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
11 2 (4.65%) SQL BI Developer
11 2 (4.65%) SSAS Developer
11 2 (4.65%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) HTML
3 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
4 20 (46.51%) XML
5 18 (41.86%) Web Services
6 16 (37.21%) CSS
7 11 (25.58%) SOAP
8 10 (23.26%) .NET Framework
8 10 (23.26%) WCF
9 8 (18.60%) DHTML
10 7 (16.28%) WPF
11 6 (13.95%) Entity Framework
11 6 (13.95%) HTML5
12 5 (11.63%) jQuery
13 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
14 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 3 (6.98%) CSS3
14 3 (6.98%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (6.98%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) W3C
2 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.98%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) SDLC
3 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
3 8 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (18.60%) ITIL
3 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.28%) Web Accessibility
5 6 (13.95%) Manual Testing
5 6 (13.95%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Workflow
6 5 (11.63%) OO
6 5 (11.63%) OOD
6 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
6 5 (11.63%) TDD
6 5 (11.63%) Test Scripting
7 4 (9.30%) Scrum
7 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
7 4 (9.30%) Use Case
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) VB
4 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.60%) VB6
6 6 (13.95%) Java
6 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.65%) C++
10 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) DevExpress
4 3 (6.98%) Telerik
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
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