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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 103 106 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -66
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 29 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.37% 1.26% 5.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 3.45% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 108
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 £44,950 £49,000 £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
836 840 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.64% 36.59% 50.22%
Number of salaries quoted 694 747 928
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (87.50%) C#
3 77 (74.04%) ASP.NET
4 71 (68.27%) SQL
4 71 (68.27%) SQL Server
5 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
6 34 (32.69%) HTML
6 34 (32.69%) CSS
6 34 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 31 (29.81%) VB
8 31 (29.81%) MVC
9 29 (27.88%) MS Excel
10 27 (25.96%) jQuery
11 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 24 (23.08%) WCF
13 23 (22.12%) Degree
13 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
14 22 (21.15%) Security Cleared
15 19 (18.27%) DTS
16 16 (15.38%) T-SQL
17 15 (14.42%) VBA
17 15 (14.42%) Web Application Development
18 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
18 12 (11.54%) LINQ
18 12 (11.54%) TDD
18 12 (11.54%) VB6
19 11 (10.58%) Android
19 11 (10.58%) Git (software)

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 10 (9.62%) Node.js
2 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (27.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (68.27%) SQL Server
2 34 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (18.27%) DTS
5 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.88%) MySQL
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.96%) DB2
9 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.88%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.88%) MSTest
4 3 (2.88%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (2.88%) NUnit
4 3 (2.88%) Selenium
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
1 9 (8.65%) Marketing
2 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.69%) Automotive
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Local Government
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 93 (89.42%) Developer
2 54 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.12%) SQL Developer
4 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (16.35%) C# Developer
4 17 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Graduate Software Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Graduate
9 6 (5.77%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Senior SQL Server Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Senior Tester
11 3 (2.88%) Tester
11 3 (2.88%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (74.04%) ASP.NET
3 34 (32.69%) CSS
3 34 (32.69%) HTML
4 27 (25.96%) jQuery
5 24 (23.08%) WCF
6 23 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (11.54%) .NET Framework
7 12 (11.54%) LINQ
8 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (9.62%) RESTful
10 8 (7.69%) Web Services
10 8 (7.69%) XML
11 3 (2.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (1.92%) ADO.NET
12 2 (1.92%) Ajax
13 1 (0.96%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.96%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.92%) Physics
4 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Android
2 5 (4.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) MVC
2 15 (14.42%) Web Application Development
3 12 (11.54%) TDD
4 11 (10.58%) Android Development
5 10 (9.62%) BDD
6 9 (8.65%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (8.65%) System Testing
6 9 (8.65%) CRM
6 9 (8.65%) Data Modelling
6 9 (8.65%) ETL
7 8 (7.69%) OOP
8 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.85%) Web Development
10 3 (2.88%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (2.88%) Analytics
10 3 (2.88%) Web Design
10 3 (2.88%) Project Management
10 3 (2.88%) OO
10 3 (2.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 91 (87.50%) C#
2 71 (68.27%) SQL
3 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
4 31 (29.81%) VB
5 16 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 15 (14.42%) VBA
7 12 (11.54%) VB6
8 10 (9.62%) Ruby
9 8 (7.69%) C++
10 7 (6.73%) Java
11 5 (4.81%) PHP
12 4 (3.85%) Python
13 2 (1.92%) C
14 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (22.12%) Degree
2 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
2 22 (21.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) MCITP
5 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
1 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle
Reading
Noir Consulting
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