The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 110 136 105
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB 25 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.24% 0.76% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 1.55% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 22
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
995 1163 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.53% 49.43% 44.83%
Number of salaries quoted 874 1047 847
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VB
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VB Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VB
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VB
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 9 £50,000 -12.28%
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £40,000 -
Stevenage - 5 £45,000 - 3
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
St Albans - 1 - - 1
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB.

1 42 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (38.10%) C#
3 23 (36.51%) .NET
4 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 18 (28.57%) Finance
6 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
7 15 (23.81%) VBA
7 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 15 (23.81%) HTML
7 15 (23.81%) SOAP
7 15 (23.81%) Windows
8 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 13 (20.63%) REST
10 12 (19.05%) Web Services
10 12 (19.05%) Java
10 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.05%) HP
10 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
11 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
11 11 (17.46%) VBScript
12 10 (15.87%) VB.NET
12 10 (15.87%) HP UFT
12 10 (15.87%) Banking
12 10 (15.87%) Retail
12 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
12 10 (15.87%) SoapUI
12 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
12 10 (15.87%) JIRA
12 10 (15.87%) Selenium

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.52%) IIS
2 6 (9.52%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.94%) Apache
3 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.76%) IBM Domino
4 3 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (4.76%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) IaaS
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Firewall
1 4 (6.35%) LDAP
1 4 (6.35%) SNMP
1 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.59%) CTI
3 1 (1.59%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (1.59%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.46%) Data Mining
3 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.35%) MS Access
5 3 (4.76%) GIS
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.17%) MySQL
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
1 10 (15.87%) HP UFT
1 10 (15.87%) JIRA
1 10 (15.87%) Selenium
1 10 (15.87%) SoapUI
2 9 (14.29%) WebDriver
3 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.35%) Subversion
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 18 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Banking
2 10 (15.87%) Manufacturing
2 10 (15.87%) Retail
3 5 (7.94%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Analyst
2 17 (26.98%) Developer
3 12 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.87%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Data Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Architect
7 6 (9.52%) C# WCF Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) WCF Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Applications Support
8 5 (7.94%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) Data Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (7.94%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (36.51%) .NET
2 15 (23.81%) HTML
2 15 (23.81%) SOAP
3 13 (20.63%) REST
4 12 (19.05%) Web Services
5 10 (15.87%) WCF
6 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.70%) CSS
6 8 (12.70%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) XML
8 6 (9.52%) WinForms
8 6 (9.52%) WPF
9 5 (7.94%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.94%) Middleware
10 4 (6.35%) Qt
11 3 (4.76%) J2EE
11 3 (4.76%) XMPP
12 2 (3.17%) Ajax
12 2 (3.17%) Classic ASP
12 2 (3.17%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.11%) Data Conversion
3 6 (9.52%) Public Cloud
4 5 (7.94%) Data Extraction
4 5 (7.94%) Life Science
5 4 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.81%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.29%) Linux
4 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Functional Testing
3 9 (14.29%) API Testing
3 9 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 9 (14.29%) BDD
3 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 9 (14.29%) Test Management
3 9 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 9 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.52%) Re-Platforming
7 5 (7.94%) CRM
7 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) ERP
7 5 (7.94%) ETL
7 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (7.94%) ITIL
7 5 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (38.10%) C#
3 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
3 15 (23.81%) VBA
4 12 (19.05%) Java
4 12 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (17.46%) VBScript
6 10 (15.87%) VB.NET
7 9 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 7 (11.11%) C
8 7 (11.11%) C++
9 6 (9.52%) Perl
10 4 (6.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 3 (4.76%) MCITP
4 3 (4.76%) MCSE
4 3 (4.76%) MCSM
4 3 (4.76%) MCTS
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.05%) HP
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 4 (6.35%) Perforce
6 3 (4.76%) BMC
6 3 (4.76%) Cisco
6 3 (4.76%) Citrix
6 3 (4.76%) Computacenter
6 3 (4.76%) Remedy
6 3 (4.76%) Sage
7 1 (1.59%) Avaya
7 1 (1.59%) Nortel
7 1 (1.59%) Rockwell
7 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
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