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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 70 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.15% 2.69% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 5.32% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 7
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
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
254 301 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 39.02% 50.67% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 213 266 228
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,450 £55,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) IIS
3 11 (73.33%) C#
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 8 (53.33%) XSL
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) DHTML
6 6 (40.00%) MySQL
7 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) JSON
8 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) DevExpress
8 4 (26.67%) Infragistics

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
2 4 (26.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) XSL
3 8 (53.33%) Ajax
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) Web Services
5 6 (40.00%) DHTML
6 4 (26.67%) LAMP
6 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) JSON
7 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 1 (6.67%) WCF
8 1 (6.67%) WPF
8 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OO
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Workflow
2 4 (26.67%) Document Management
2 4 (26.67%) OOD
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) DRM
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 3 (20.00%) VBScript
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Infragistics
2 4 (26.67%) Telerik
2 4 (26.67%) DevExpress
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle