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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 92 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 42 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.96% 1.22% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 3.65% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £42,850 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
853 821 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.77% 33.37% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 734 676 731
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (92.11%) C#
3 54 (71.05%) SQL Server
4 51 (67.11%) SQL
5 50 (65.79%) ASP.NET
6 38 (50.00%) MVC
6 38 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
8 31 (40.79%) Degree
9 28 (36.84%) jQuery
10 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
11 23 (30.26%) NoSQL
12 22 (28.95%) BDD
12 22 (28.95%) Ruby
12 22 (28.95%) TDD
13 21 (27.63%) T-SQL
13 21 (27.63%) Windows
14 18 (23.68%) Java
14 18 (23.68%) IIS
15 17 (22.37%) MySQL
15 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
15 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (22.37%) AngularJS
16 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (21.05%) C
17 15 (19.74%) PHP
17 15 (19.74%) Objective-C
18 14 (18.42%) Legal
18 14 (18.42%) Ruby on Rails
18 14 (18.42%) JSON

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 18 (23.68%) IIS
2 14 (18.42%) Apache
3 8 (10.53%) Node.js
4 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Office
3 4 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) SS7
2 1 (1.32%) H.323
2 1 (1.32%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) SMTP
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 23 (30.26%) NoSQL
3 17 (22.37%) MySQL
4 14 (18.42%) MongoDB
5 12 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (5.26%) QlikView
10 4 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 4 (5.26%) OLAP
10 4 (5.26%) MS Access
10 4 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.26%) Data Mining
10 4 (5.26%) OLTP
10 4 (5.26%) Star Schema
10 4 (5.26%) SSDT
10 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (18.42%) Legal
2 12 (15.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Local Government
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (82.89%) Developer
2 36 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 15 (19.74%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (18.42%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.11%) C# Developer
5 13 (17.11%) SQL Developer
5 13 (17.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Consultant
8 8 (10.53%) Web Developer
8 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) .NET Web Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Programmer
11 3 (3.95%) Graduate
12 2 (2.63%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 38 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (36.84%) jQuery
5 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
6 17 (22.37%) AngularJS
7 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (18.42%) Backbone.js
8 14 (18.42%) Express
8 14 (18.42%) Ember.js
8 14 (18.42%) REST
8 14 (18.42%) JSON
8 14 (18.42%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (18.42%) CodeIgniter
8 14 (18.42%) CakePHP
9 13 (17.11%) CSS
10 12 (15.79%) HTML
11 9 (11.84%) WCF
11 9 (11.84%) RESTful
12 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Computer Science
1 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Windows
2 11 (14.47%) Linux
3 10 (13.16%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.84%) Android
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) MVC
2 22 (28.95%) TDD
2 22 (28.95%) BDD
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.42%) SDLC
5 12 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (13.16%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.84%) Android Development
8 8 (10.53%) Software Testing
8 8 (10.53%) Web Application Development
8 8 (10.53%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Web Development
10 4 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (5.26%) Inmon Methodology
10 4 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.26%) Data Management
10 4 (5.26%) ITIL
10 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.26%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 70 (92.11%) C#
2 51 (67.11%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.95%) Ruby
5 21 (27.63%) T-SQL
6 18 (23.68%) Java
7 16 (21.05%) C
8 15 (19.74%) PHP
8 15 (19.74%) Objective-C
9 14 (18.42%) Python
9 14 (18.42%) C++
10 12 (15.79%) VB
11 5 (6.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (40.79%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Xamarin
3 4 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (1.32%) Apple
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