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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 105 41 118
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +77
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 100 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.79% 5.28% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 9.35% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 93 49
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,600 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
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
1081 1070 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.23% 56.52% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 840 870 1411
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Welwyn Garden City -7 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Harpenden +4 6 £32,500 -18.75%
Borehamwood -1 4 £29,500 -15.71% 1
Watford -37 4 £24,500 -24.61%
Hitchin - 4 - -
Stevenage +8 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Hemel Hempstead -10 2 £45,000 +24.13%
St Albans -30 2 £35,500 +7.57%
Hertford -7 1 £29,000 +18.36%
Royston - 1 £20,000 -
Ware - 1 £26,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (78.48%) SQL Server
3 54 (68.35%) SQL
4 50 (63.29%) C#
5 48 (60.76%) ASP.NET
6 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
7 31 (39.24%) HTML
8 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
8 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
9 25 (31.65%) VB
10 21 (26.58%) Visual Studio
10 21 (26.58%) MVC
10 21 (26.58%) .NET Framework
11 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (22.78%) Web Services
12 18 (22.78%) XML
12 18 (22.78%) VB6
13 17 (21.52%) CSS
13 17 (21.52%) WinForms
14 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
15 14 (17.72%) VBA
16 13 (16.46%) Windows
16 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (15.19%) Oracle
17 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
19 10 (12.66%) ADO.NET
19 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
19 10 (12.66%) jQuery
20 9 (11.39%) MS Access

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (6.33%) IIS
2 4 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (18.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) LDAP
1 1 (1.27%) LAN
1 1 (1.27%) FTP
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (78.48%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (11.39%) MS Access
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) MySQL
7 3 (3.80%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.27%) DTS
9 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (5.06%) NUnit
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
4 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (10.13%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (89.87%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.32%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Junior
4 14 (17.72%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Junior Developer
5 11 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Junior C# Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Applications Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
7 6 (7.59%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) J2EE Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (60.76%) ASP.NET
3 31 (39.24%) HTML
4 21 (26.58%) .NET Framework
5 18 (22.78%) Web Services
5 18 (22.78%) XML
6 17 (21.52%) CSS
6 17 (21.52%) WinForms
7 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (12.66%) jQuery
8 10 (12.66%) ADO.NET
9 8 (10.13%) XSLT
9 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (7.59%) DHTML
10 6 (7.59%) HTML5
11 5 (6.33%) J2EE
11 5 (6.33%) SOAP
12 4 (5.06%) XSD
12 4 (5.06%) Hibernate
12 4 (5.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.06%) Tandem
3 3 (3.80%) Kindle
3 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.27%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.27%) AIX
2 1 (1.27%) Solaris
2 1 (1.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) MVC
2 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (6.33%) Web Application Development
3 5 (6.33%) Scrum
3 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (5.06%) OO
4 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
4 4 (5.06%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (5.06%) TDD
4 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.06%) Web Development
5 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
5 3 (3.80%) Time Management
5 3 (3.80%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (3.80%) Software Architecture
5 3 (3.80%) CRM
5 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (3.80%) ERP
5 3 (3.80%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) SQL
2 50 (63.29%) C#
3 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
3 30 (37.97%) T-SQL
4 25 (31.65%) VB
5 18 (22.78%) VB6
6 14 (17.72%) VBA
7 6 (7.59%) Java
8 3 (3.80%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (3.80%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.80%) VBScript
8 3 (3.80%) COBOL
9 2 (2.53%) Delphi
9 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.80%) QA
2 2 (2.53%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (53.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.19%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Sybase
5 1 (1.27%) Telerik
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
2DB
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago