Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 69 93
Rank change year-on-year -3 +24 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.15% 1.45% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 3.85% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 10
Slough median annual salary - £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.58% +30.17%
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -13.98% +24.00% -

VB 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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 392 312 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 57.31% 37.64% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 363 268 397
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 18 November 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Law
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP

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 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OpenUP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft