The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 92 124 126
Rank change year-on-year +32 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 19 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.53% 1.08% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 2.44% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 21
Median salary £32,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.70% +41.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 646 862 815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 51.89% 44.32% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 499 784 706
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for VB.NET in Reading

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Reading over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Reading

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) SQL
3 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
4 22 (84.62%) MVC
5 21 (80.77%) C#
6 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
6 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
7 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
7 14 (53.85%) Degree
8 13 (50.00%) jQuery
9 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
10 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
10 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
13 8 (30.77%) CSS
13 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (26.92%) VB
14 7 (26.92%) HTML
14 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
14 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (23.08%) Web Development
15 6 (23.08%) Finance
15 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (23.08%) LINQ
15 6 (23.08%) React
15 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (19.23%) SDLC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) SAS
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (88.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.54%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (7.69%) Base SAS
5 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (7.69%) PerformancePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Power BI
5 2 (7.69%) SAS EBI
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (26.92%) SQL Developer
5 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (19.23%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (7.69%) SAS Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
10 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
3 13 (50.00%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (23.08%) LINQ
8 6 (23.08%) React
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (19.23%) CSS3
9 5 (19.23%) Handlebars
9 5 (19.23%) HTML5
9 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (19.23%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) Ajax
10 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.69%) REST
10 2 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 5 (19.23%) Document Management
3 5 (19.23%) SDLC
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) ETL
4 2 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (3.85%) Microservices
5 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.85%) MVVM
5 1 (3.85%) Product Management
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) SQL
2 21 (80.77%) C#
3 16 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) IFRS
1 2 (7.69%) IFRS 9
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Tableau
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