The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 65 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.63% 0.60% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.73% 1.49% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
231 202 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 36.32% 40.32% 38.66%
Number of salaries quoted 196 185 232
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VB
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Slough region.

VB Salary Trend in Slough

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing VB 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.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (33.33%) OOD
5 2 (33.33%) OO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Slough region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Economics
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (16.67%) Physics
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
Slough
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £30000.0000000 - £45000.0000000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago