Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 71 73
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 11 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.16% 1.36% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% 3.64% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 41
Slough median annual salary £34,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £45,250 £57,500 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -

VB.NET 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 400 302 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 57.39% 37.42% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 370 260 399
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.76%
10th Percentile £31,125 £31,925 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,875 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Slough

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Slough

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Slough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (45.45%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (27.27%) Kanban
8 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
8 6 (27.27%) Gherkin
8 6 (27.27%) QA
8 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (22.73%) SOLID
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
9 5 (22.73%) WinForms
9 5 (22.73%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 5 (22.73%) OO
10 4 (18.18%) PRINCE
10 4 (18.18%) Project Management
10 4 (18.18%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) Web Design
10 4 (18.18%) Waterfall

VB.NET
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 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) Moq
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) QA Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Test Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer in Test
7 1 (4.55%) Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Environment Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) Gherkin
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (22.73%) WinForms
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (27.27%) Kanban
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Software Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) SOLID
5 4 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 4 (18.18%) Web Design
5 4 (18.18%) Web Development
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft