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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 114 44 97
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +53
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 100 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.32% 5.06% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 8.76% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 99 66
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1055 1142 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.89% 57.76% 55.53%
Number of salaries quoted 851 967 1481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 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 October 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
Hemel Hempstead -11 6 £41,250 +17.85%
Borehamwood +4 5 £27,500 -45.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City -7 4 £35,000 -
St Albans -20 4 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Harpenden +10 2 £32,000 -20.00%
Watford -18 2 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Stevenage -14 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Hertford -15 1 £25,500 -11.30%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (69.31%) SQL
3 67 (66.34%) SQL Server
3 67 (66.34%) ASP.NET
4 57 (56.44%) C#
5 55 (54.46%) Microsoft
6 46 (45.54%) JavaScript
7 41 (40.59%) VB
8 37 (36.63%) HTML
9 35 (34.65%) Web Services
10 32 (31.68%) Visual Studio
10 32 (31.68%) .NET Framework
11 29 (28.71%) CSS
12 27 (26.73%) T-SQL
12 27 (26.73%) XML
12 27 (26.73%) MVC
13 24 (23.76%) VB6
14 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
14 20 (19.80%) jQuery
14 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (18.81%) Windows
16 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce
17 16 (15.84%) Oracle
17 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (14.85%) Ajax
19 14 (13.86%) XSLT
20 13 (12.87%) MS Office
21 12 (11.88%) SOAP
21 12 (11.88%) DHTML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.96%) IIS
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.99%) JBoss
4 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Office
2 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) LDAP
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) DHCP
2 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.99%) DNS
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (66.34%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.89%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.96%) MS Access
8 3 (2.97%) MySQL
8 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.99%) DTS
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) DB2
10 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (31.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.92%) NUnit
2 8 (7.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.96%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.94%) Finance
1 6 (5.94%) Marketing
2 5 (4.95%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.98%) Automotive
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 84 (83.17%) Developer
2 48 (47.52%) .NET Developer
3 25 (24.75%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (19.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Applications Developer
6 13 (12.87%) Software Engineer
6 13 (12.87%) .NET Applications Developer
7 12 (11.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (11.88%) C# Application Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Junior
8 11 (10.89%) Junior Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Web Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Senior Developer
10 9 (8.91%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (6.93%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (6.93%) Junior .NET Developer
11 7 (6.93%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (6.93%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (66.34%) ASP.NET
3 37 (36.63%) HTML
4 35 (34.65%) Web Services
5 32 (31.68%) .NET Framework
6 29 (28.71%) CSS
7 27 (26.73%) XML
8 20 (19.80%) jQuery
9 15 (14.85%) Ajax
9 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (13.86%) XSLT
11 12 (11.88%) SOAP
11 12 (11.88%) DHTML
12 11 (10.89%) HTML5
12 11 (10.89%) WPF
13 10 (9.90%) Middleware
14 9 (8.91%) WinForms
14 9 (8.91%) WCF
15 8 (7.92%) MonoRail
15 8 (7.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Tandem
3 3 (2.97%) Kindle
3 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.98%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.98%) Biotechnology
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) AIX
2 1 (0.99%) Solaris
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.99%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) MVC
2 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (19.80%) Software Engineering
3 18 (17.82%) E-Commerce
4 10 (9.90%) Scrum
5 9 (8.91%) Web Application Development
6 8 (7.92%) TDD
7 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.95%) CRM
8 5 (4.95%) UML
9 4 (3.96%) OO
9 4 (3.96%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.96%) B2B
9 4 (3.96%) B2C
9 4 (3.96%) Web Development
10 3 (2.97%) Software Architecture
10 3 (2.97%) Unit Testing
10 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.97%) SOA
10 3 (2.97%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (69.31%) SQL
2 57 (56.44%) C#
3 46 (45.54%) JavaScript
4 41 (40.59%) VB
5 27 (26.73%) T-SQL
6 24 (23.76%) VB6
7 6 (5.94%) VBA
8 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.95%) Delphi
9 4 (3.96%) Java
9 4 (3.96%) VBScript
10 3 (2.97%) COBOL
10 3 (2.97%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (2.97%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (9.90%) Degree
2 6 (5.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Vendors
1 55 (54.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.84%) Oracle
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe
4 3 (2.97%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.98%) SAP
5 2 (1.98%) Twitter
6 1 (0.99%) Sybase
6 1 (0.99%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.99%) Telerik
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £22000 to £30000 per annum - Ongoing training and development
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £300.00 - £360.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago