Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 61 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 +27 +18
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.36% 1.46% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 3.57% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 15
Slough median annual salary - £45,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.39% -11.63%
Berkshire median annual salary £37,000 £48,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -24.10% +30.00% -

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 303 280 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 54.69% 40.76% 37.99%
Number of salaries quoted 281 234 432
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,825 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £64,875
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 21 January 2018, 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) iPaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Jitterbit
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) iPaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Jitterbit