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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 128 81 58
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 61 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.86% 2.58% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 6.32% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 81
Average salary £29,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £46,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,795 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -
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
841 965 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.35% 40.82% 41.90%
Number of salaries quoted 731 830 734
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 30 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (94.23%) C#
3 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
4 36 (69.23%) SQL
5 35 (67.31%) ASP.NET
6 23 (44.23%) MVC
6 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
7 22 (42.31%) HTML
8 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (40.38%) Degree
9 20 (38.46%) CSS
10 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
11 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
11 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (25.00%) jQuery
13 10 (19.23%) Windows
13 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
14 9 (17.31%) Oracle
15 8 (15.38%) HTML5
15 8 (15.38%) CSS3
16 7 (13.46%) Ajax
16 7 (13.46%) VB
16 7 (13.46%) Java
16 7 (13.46%) XML
17 6 (11.54%) Web Services
17 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
17 6 (11.54%) VBScript
17 6 (11.54%) IIS
18 5 (9.62%) MySQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (82.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) PeopleTools
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (5.77%) Legal
1 3 (5.77%) Local Government
1 3 (5.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 32 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Junior
3 14 (26.92%) Junior Developer
4 13 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 12 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Junior VB.NET Developer
7 8 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Graduate
8 6 (11.54%) C# Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Programmer
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
10 4 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
10 4 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
11 3 (5.77%) .NET Team Leader
11 3 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
12 2 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (67.31%) ASP.NET
3 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 20 (38.46%) CSS
5 14 (26.92%) .NET Framework
5 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (25.00%) jQuery
7 8 (15.38%) HTML5
7 8 (15.38%) CSS3
8 7 (13.46%) Ajax
8 7 (13.46%) XML
9 6 (11.54%) Web Services
10 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.77%) DHTML
12 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 1 (1.92%) WF
13 1 (1.92%) XSL
13 1 (1.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) MVC
2 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.69%) OO
4 3 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (5.77%) OOP
5 2 (3.85%) Analytics
5 2 (3.85%) Content Management
5 2 (3.85%) Information Management
5 2 (3.85%) ERP
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Workflow
6 1 (1.92%) Scrum
6 1 (1.92%) DRM
6 1 (1.92%) CRM
6 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.92%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) C#
2 36 (69.23%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.46%) Java
4 7 (13.46%) VB
5 6 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.54%) VBScript
6 4 (7.69%) PHP
6 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) C++
7 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
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