The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.84% 0.19% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £46,250 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.30% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB 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 Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 199 174 217
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 55.90% 33.85% 38.34%
Number of salaries quoted 441 332 701
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in Slough

VB
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for VB in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing VB 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 Slough region with a requirement for VB.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Kofax
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Kofax
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft