Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 71
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.48% 0.30% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.56% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Slough median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £47,500 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +23.29%

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 285 355 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 46.04% 53.95% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 249 329 283
Slough median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +3.83%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - -

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 October 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware

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 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Coaching
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware