The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 112 66 121
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +55
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 76 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.50% 3.63% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 6.91% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 72 37
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £42,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
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
1100 1100 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 53.09% 52.61% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 852 886 1273
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VB.NET
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -11 8 £32,750 -12.66%
Hemel Hempstead -15 7 £31,250 -10.71%
Hitchin - 4 - - 2
Harpenden 0 3 £32,500 +30.00%
Borehamwood -4 2 £29,250 -16.42% 1
Ware -3 1 £26,500 +15.21%
Welwyn Garden City -14 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 £20,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (79.73%) SQL Server
3 52 (70.27%) SQL
4 48 (64.86%) C#
5 45 (60.81%) ASP.NET
6 39 (52.70%) JavaScript
6 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
7 30 (40.54%) HTML
8 29 (39.19%) XML
9 27 (36.49%) T-SQL
10 23 (31.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (29.73%) MVC
12 21 (28.38%) CSS
13 19 (25.68%) VB
13 19 (25.68%) Windows
14 17 (22.97%) Web Services
14 17 (22.97%) Visual Studio
14 17 (22.97%) VB6
15 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
16 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
17 13 (17.57%) VBA
17 13 (17.57%) WinForms
17 13 (17.57%) jQuery
17 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (16.22%) Oracle
19 10 (13.51%) ADO.NET
20 9 (12.16%) MS Access
20 9 (12.16%) Finance
20 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing VB.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
3 4 (5.41%) JBoss
3 4 (5.41%) Tuxedo
3 4 (5.41%) AquaLogic
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (79.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (12.16%) MS Access
5 7 (9.46%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.76%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.41%) RDBMS
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
8 3 (4.05%) MySQL
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 17 (22.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.16%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) .NET Developer
3 22 (29.73%) C# Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Junior
4 14 (18.92%) Junior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) VB.NET Developer
5 11 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Software Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.11%) Support Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (6.76%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Java Web Developer
11 4 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.41%) C# Application Developer
11 4 (5.41%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (60.81%) ASP.NET
3 30 (40.54%) HTML
4 29 (39.19%) XML
5 21 (28.38%) CSS
6 17 (22.97%) Web Services
7 16 (21.62%) .NET Framework
8 13 (17.57%) jQuery
8 13 (17.57%) WinForms
9 10 (13.51%) ADO.NET
10 8 (10.81%) J2EE
10 8 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 8 (10.81%) Spring
10 8 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (9.46%) XSLT
12 6 (8.11%) SOAP
12 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (8.11%) HTML5
13 5 (6.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.05%) Kindle
3 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) MVC
2 12 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (12.16%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.46%) OO
4 7 (9.46%) Web Development
5 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.76%) SOA
7 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 4 (5.41%) UML
7 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.41%) BPEL
8 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (4.05%) Time Management
8 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.70%) B2B
9 2 (2.70%) ERP
9 2 (2.70%) OOD
9 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 48 (64.86%) C#
3 39 (52.70%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.49%) T-SQL
5 19 (25.68%) VB
6 17 (22.97%) VB6
7 13 (17.57%) VBA
8 8 (10.81%) Java
9 5 (6.76%) COBOL
10 4 (5.41%) Delphi
11 3 (4.05%) ActionScript
11 3 (4.05%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (2.70%) C
12 2 (2.70%) VBScript
13 1 (1.35%) C++
13 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (52.70%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Micro Focus
4 4 (5.41%) BEA
5 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.35%) Telerik
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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