The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 34 28
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 1.06% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.08% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 12
Average salary - £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Programming Languages Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
102 96 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 30.18% 51.06% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 90 90 104
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Hemel Hempstead region.

VB Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
2 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
3 16 (76.19%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 14 (66.67%) VB.NET
6 13 (61.90%) CSS
6 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
6 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
6 13 (61.90%) WPF
6 13 (61.90%) VB6
6 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
6 13 (61.90%) Ajax
7 12 (57.14%) Middleware
7 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
8 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
9 7 (33.33%) C#
10 6 (28.57%) C++
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 6 (28.57%) Windows
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (23.81%) F#
11 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (9.52%) XML
13 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
13 1 (4.76%) MS Office
13 1 (4.76%) Oracle
13 1 (4.76%) HTML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (85.71%) Relational Database
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 18 (85.71%) Web Services
3 13 (61.90%) CSS
3 13 (61.90%) Ajax
3 13 (61.90%) .NET Framework
3 13 (61.90%) WPF
4 12 (57.14%) Middleware
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 13 (61.90%) VB6
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (28.57%) C++
7 5 (23.81%) F#
8 1 (4.76%) C
8 1 (4.76%) VBA
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Avaya
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco