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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 127 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.50% 2.17% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 5.40% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 38 36
Median salary £47,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £44,250
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
760 889 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.41% 40.21% 34.19%
Number of salaries quoted 689 740 711
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 £36,650 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) C#
3 23 (85.19%) SQL
4 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
6 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) HTML
9 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (33.33%) jQuery
10 8 (29.63%) QA
10 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
11 7 (25.93%) TDD
11 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
11 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
11 7 (25.93%) Degree
11 7 (25.93%) MVC
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.93%) Web Services
11 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
12 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 6 (22.22%) SOA
12 6 (22.22%) WCF
12 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (22.22%) HTML5
13 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
13 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008

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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Moodle
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Totara
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) InfoPath
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (7.41%) OLAP
5 2 (7.41%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (7.41%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (7.41%) Power BI
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.70%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
3 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) MSTest
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 8 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 11 (40.74%) CSS
4 10 (37.04%) HTML
5 9 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 7 (25.93%) Web Services
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (22.22%) HTML5
7 6 (22.22%) WCF
8 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (14.81%) LINQ
9 4 (14.81%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
9 4 (14.81%) XML
10 2 (7.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
2 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) N-Tier
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) SOA
5 5 (18.52%) Manual Testing
5 5 (18.52%) OOD
5 5 (18.52%) OOP
6 4 (14.81%) Functional Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Load Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Software Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Test Scripting
6 4 (14.81%) UML
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Use Case
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 23 (85.19%) SQL
3 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) VB
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) DevExpress
2 4 (14.81%) Telerik
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter