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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 108 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 31 31 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.42% 1.41% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 3.10% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 37
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,900 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1106 1000 1097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.80% 45.58% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 939 883 893
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 - 11 £40,000 - 2
St Albans - 6 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 4 £37,500 +17.18% 2
Harpenden - 1 £55,000 -
Hertford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Kings Langley - 1 £24,500 -
VB
East of England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) C#
3 27 (47.37%) .NET
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
5 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.82%) VBA
6 17 (29.82%) HTML
7 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
8 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
8 13 (22.81%) Finance
8 13 (22.81%) WCF
9 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 11 (19.30%) Web Services
10 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
11 10 (17.54%) WPF
11 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.54%) MVC
11 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 10 (17.54%) CSS
11 10 (17.54%) SOAP
12 9 (15.79%) XML
12 9 (15.79%) jQuery
12 9 (15.79%) BDD
12 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (14.04%) REST
13 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
13 8 (14.04%) HP

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 (12.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.02%) IBM Domino
2 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 4 (7.02%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LDAP
1 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
1 4 (7.02%) SNMP
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (1.75%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.75%) SSH
3 1 (1.75%) Telnet
3 1 (1.75%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.28%) Data Mining
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (8.77%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.02%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (7.02%) GIS
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) MS Access
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.77%) Cucumber
3 5 (8.77%) HP UFT
3 5 (8.77%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) Selenium
4 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.02%) Subversion
5 3 (5.26%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.75%) FxCop
7 1 (1.75%) Moq
7 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.75%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.75%) Toad
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Publishing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Music Industry
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Analyst
4 11 (19.30%) SQL Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) WCF Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Data Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Data Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) CAD Manager
8 4 (7.02%) Messaging Specialist
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) .NET
2 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) WCF
5 11 (19.30%) Web Services
6 10 (17.54%) CSS
6 10 (17.54%) SOAP
6 10 (17.54%) WPF
7 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (15.79%) jQuery
7 9 (15.79%) XML
8 8 (14.04%) REST
9 6 (10.53%) WinForms
10 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.77%) RESTful
10 5 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.02%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) Data Conversion
2 5 (8.77%) Data Extraction
3 3 (5.26%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
1 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Unix
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) MVC
2 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.79%) BDD
4 6 (10.53%) Re-Platforming
4 6 (10.53%) TDD
5 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.77%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (8.77%) ERP
5 5 (8.77%) ETL
5 5 (8.77%) Functional Testing
5 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (8.77%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
6 4 (7.02%) CAD
6 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
6 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 28 (49.12%) C#
3 19 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 17 (29.82%) VBA
5 14 (24.56%) T-SQL
6 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
8 6 (10.53%) C
8 6 (10.53%) C++
8 6 (10.53%) Java
8 6 (10.53%) VBScript
9 5 (8.77%) VB6
10 2 (3.51%) Ruby
11 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) MCITP
1 4 (7.02%) MCSE
1 4 (7.02%) MCSM
1 4 (7.02%) MCTS
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certified Master
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) HP
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
4 4 (7.02%) BMC
4 4 (7.02%) Cisco
4 4 (7.02%) Citrix
4 4 (7.02%) Computacenter
4 4 (7.02%) Perforce
4 4 (7.02%) Remedy
4 4 (7.02%) VMware
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.75%) Dell
6 1 (1.75%) Sage
6 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago