Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 180 146
Rank change year-on-year +40 -34 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 16 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 0.46% 1.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.40% 1.12% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 53
Reading median annual salary £31,750 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.16% +35.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,125 £27,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,750 £66,750
Berkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1212 1434 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 50.75% 41.15% 40.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1267 1632
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) jQuery
6 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 8 (47.06%) MVC
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (35.29%) WCF
9 5 (29.41%) Degree
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
9 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
10 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
10 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
10 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
10 4 (23.53%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (23.53%) Workflow Development
10 4 (23.53%) Test Automation

VB.NET
Co-occurring 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) InfoPath
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 3 (17.65%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VBA Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Excel Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
3 11 (64.71%) HTML
4 9 (52.94%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (35.29%) WCF
8 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (23.53%) LINQ
9 4 (23.53%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (23.53%) Silverlight
10 3 (17.65%) XML
11 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) CESG
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (47.06%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) Functional Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
2 4 (23.53%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) OOD
2 4 (23.53%) OOP
2 4 (23.53%) SOA
2 4 (23.53%) Software Architecture
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation
2 4 (23.53%) UML
2 4 (23.53%) Use Case
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow
2 4 (23.53%) Workflow Development
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) VB6
4 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CREST Certified
3 1 (5.88%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) DevExpress
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
1 4 (23.53%) Telerik
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore