Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 66 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.60% 0.80% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 1.82% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 16
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +32.45% +16.15%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £61,500 £43,750
Berkshire median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.78% +5.88% +13.33%

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 275 274 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 55.44% 43.77% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 257 239 401
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £24,600 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,250 £72,750 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%

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 24 April 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 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) NetSuite
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (66.67%) iPaaS
1 2 (66.67%) Jitterbit
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Kofax
2 1 (33.33%) Migration

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 (66.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) iPaaS
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Jitterbit
2 1 (33.33%) Kofax