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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 109 93 58
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 30 42 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.27% 1.82% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 4.40% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 29 35 80
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £47,500
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
771 955 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.67% 41.49% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 634 785 765
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 January 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (96.43%) C#
3 48 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 40 (71.43%) ASP.NET
5 37 (66.07%) SQL
6 25 (44.64%) HTML
7 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 24 (42.86%) CSS
7 24 (42.86%) MVC
8 22 (39.29%) Degree
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
9 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
10 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
10 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (23.21%) jQuery
12 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
12 11 (19.64%) VB
13 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (17.86%) Windows
13 10 (17.86%) Oracle
14 8 (14.29%) HTML5
14 8 (14.29%) CSS3
15 7 (12.50%) Ajax
15 7 (12.50%) Web Services
15 7 (12.50%) XML
15 7 (12.50%) IIS
15 7 (12.50%) Java
16 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
16 6 (10.71%) VBScript
16 6 (10.71%) MySQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
2 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.57%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (3.57%) OLAP
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.14%) PeopleTools
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
1 3 (5.36%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Junior Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Junior
4 11 (19.64%) Graduate
4 11 (19.64%) Junior .NET Developer
5 10 (17.86%) VB.NET Developer
6 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Junior VB.NET Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Web Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Programmer
11 3 (5.36%) Senior Developer
11 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 25 (44.64%) HTML
4 24 (42.86%) CSS
5 16 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (23.21%) jQuery
7 8 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) CSS3
8 7 (12.50%) Ajax
8 7 (12.50%) Web Services
8 7 (12.50%) XML
9 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.36%) DHTML
12 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (3.57%) MDX
13 1 (1.79%) XSL
13 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) MVC
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.36%) Project Management
3 3 (5.36%) OO
3 3 (5.36%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (3.57%) Analytics
4 2 (3.57%) Android Development
4 2 (3.57%) Content Management
4 2 (3.57%) Information Management
4 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (3.57%) DRM
4 2 (3.57%) ERP
4 2 (3.57%) ETL
4 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.57%) OOP
5 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (96.43%) C#
2 37 (66.07%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (19.64%) VB
5 7 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.71%) VBScript
7 4 (7.14%) C
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
7 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 4 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (39.29%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.57%) Cognos
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