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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 117 109 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -69
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 28 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.95% 1.22% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.30% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,750 £42,500
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
816 849 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.45% 37.04% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 657 748 877
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 78 (91.76%) C#
3 63 (74.12%) SQL Server
4 61 (71.76%) ASP.NET
5 59 (69.41%) SQL
6 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 30 (35.29%) HTML
6 30 (35.29%) VB
6 30 (35.29%) CSS
7 28 (32.94%) MVC
8 26 (30.59%) jQuery
9 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (28.24%) Degree
11 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
11 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
12 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
12 20 (23.53%) Security Cleared
12 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (21.18%) DTS
14 16 (18.82%) WCF
15 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
16 14 (16.47%) VBA
16 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
17 12 (14.12%) Web Application Development
18 11 (12.94%) VB6
19 10 (11.76%) Android
19 10 (11.76%) Android Development
19 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 10 (11.76%) Xamarin

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.24%) Node.js
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (74.12%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (21.18%) DTS
3 18 (21.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.53%) MySQL
8 2 (2.35%) OLAP
8 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.53%) NUnit
General
1 9 (10.59%) Marketing
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.41%) Automotive
3 2 (2.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Local Government
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (91.76%) Developer
2 45 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (17.65%) SQL Developer
4 15 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 15 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Software Developer
6 12 (14.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (12.94%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Graduate
8 9 (10.59%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.71%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (2.35%) Architect
12 2 (2.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (71.76%) ASP.NET
3 30 (35.29%) CSS
3 30 (35.29%) HTML
4 26 (30.59%) jQuery
5 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (18.82%) WCF
7 15 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (9.41%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (9.41%) XML
10 7 (8.24%) RESTful
10 7 (8.24%) LINQ
10 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (4.71%) Web Services
12 3 (3.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 2 (2.35%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.35%) Ajax
13 2 (2.35%) MDX
14 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) Physics
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Replication
4 1 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.76%) Android
2 4 (4.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) MVC
2 12 (14.12%) Web Application Development
3 10 (11.76%) Android Development
4 9 (10.59%) TDD
4 9 (10.59%) CRM
5 8 (9.41%) OOP
6 7 (8.24%) BDD
7 5 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.71%) Coaching
9 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.53%) Web Design
9 3 (3.53%) Project Management
9 3 (3.53%) OO
9 3 (3.53%) ERP
10 2 (2.35%) ETL
10 2 (2.35%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
10 2 (2.35%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (91.76%) C#
2 59 (69.41%) SQL
3 30 (35.29%) VB
3 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.47%) VBA
4 14 (16.47%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.94%) VB6
6 8 (9.41%) C++
7 7 (8.24%) Ruby
8 5 (5.88%) Java
8 5 (5.88%) PHP
9 2 (2.35%) Python
9 2 (2.35%) C
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Degree
2 20 (23.53%) SC Cleared
2 20 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.18%) MCITP
5 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) SLA
1 1 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.76%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle
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