The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 58 47 53
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.74% 2.67% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.82% 6.28% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,500
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
262 239 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 45.57% 42.60% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 218 217 209
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Slough

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Slough

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Slough region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Slough

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) IIS
3 16 (72.73%) XML
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 13 (59.09%) XSL
5 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
5 13 (59.09%) Ajax
6 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 11 (50.00%) Web Services
8 10 (45.45%) OO
8 10 (45.45%) MVC
8 10 (45.45%) Degree
8 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (40.91%) DevExpress
9 9 (40.91%) JSON
9 9 (40.91%) OOD
9 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
9 9 (40.91%) jQuery
9 9 (40.91%) Infragistics
9 9 (40.91%) Workflow
9 9 (40.91%) Telerik
9 9 (40.91%) Subversion
9 9 (40.91%) Document Management
9 9 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 8 (36.36%) Windows

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 16 (72.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (40.91%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) XML
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 13 (59.09%) Ajax
5 13 (59.09%) XSL
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 9 (40.91%) jQuery
7 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
7 9 (40.91%) JSON
8 6 (27.27%) DHTML
9 4 (18.18%) LAMP
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 1 (4.55%) WCF
10 1 (4.55%) WPF
10 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) OO
1 10 (45.45%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Workflow
2 9 (40.91%) OOD
2 9 (40.91%) Document Management
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) DRM
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) System Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 3 (13.64%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Infragistics
2 9 (40.91%) Telerik
2 9 (40.91%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle