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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 113 46 96
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +50
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 35 95 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.52% 4.81% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.40% 8.31% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 31 94 60
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 £25,000 £28,800 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,900 £47,750
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
1030 1143 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.80% 57.87% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 844 981 1408
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
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 1 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 1 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 -21 6 £41,250 +26.92%
Borehamwood +11 4 £25,250 -49.50% 1
Watford -15 4 £26,500 -18.46%
St Albans -12 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £35,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 2 £23,750 -32.14%
Bishop's Stortford +1 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Hertford -13 1 £25,500 -27.14%
Hitchin -23 1 - -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (69.07%) SQL
3 64 (65.98%) ASP.NET
4 57 (58.76%) SQL Server
5 55 (56.70%) C#
6 52 (53.61%) Microsoft
7 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
8 40 (41.24%) VB
9 36 (37.11%) Web Services
10 34 (35.05%) .NET Framework
11 30 (30.93%) HTML
11 30 (30.93%) CSS
12 27 (27.84%) Visual Studio
13 26 (26.80%) XML
14 25 (25.77%) MVC
15 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
16 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (21.65%) VB6
16 21 (21.65%) Windows
16 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
17 19 (19.59%) jQuery
18 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
19 16 (16.49%) Oracle
19 16 (16.49%) MS Office
20 15 (15.46%) Ajax
21 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
21 14 (14.43%) XSLT
22 13 (13.40%) Degree
22 13 (13.40%) WPF
22 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.09%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Office
2 14 (14.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) DHCP
1 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.12%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (58.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.09%) MySQL
8 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.03%) DTS
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.03%) DB2
9 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (27.84%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (8.25%) NUnit
3 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.12%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
3 4 (4.12%) Back Office
3 4 (4.12%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Automotive
4 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 76 (78.35%) Developer
2 44 (45.36%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.74%) C# Developer
4 21 (21.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
7 13 (13.40%) Applications Developer
7 13 (13.40%) .NET Applications Developer
8 12 (12.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (12.37%) C# Application Developer
9 11 (11.34%) Web Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior
10 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
11 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Junior .NET Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Junior C# Developer
12 7 (7.22%) VB.NET Developer
12 7 (7.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (65.98%) ASP.NET
3 36 (37.11%) Web Services
4 34 (35.05%) .NET Framework
5 30 (30.93%) HTML
5 30 (30.93%) CSS
6 26 (26.80%) XML
7 19 (19.59%) jQuery
8 15 (15.46%) Ajax
9 14 (14.43%) XSLT
10 13 (13.40%) WPF
10 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (12.37%) Middleware
11 12 (12.37%) SOAP
11 12 (12.37%) DHTML
12 9 (9.28%) WCF
13 8 (8.25%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (8.25%) NHibernate
13 8 (8.25%) MonoRail
14 7 (7.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) Tandem
3 3 (3.09%) User Experience
3 3 (3.09%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.06%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.65%) Windows
2 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
2 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.03%) AIX
3 1 (1.03%) Solaris
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) MVC
2 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 21 (21.65%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
5 10 (10.31%) Scrum
6 9 (9.28%) Web Application Development
7 8 (8.25%) TDD
8 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.15%) CRM
9 5 (5.15%) UML
10 4 (4.12%) OO
10 4 (4.12%) B2B
10 4 (4.12%) B2C
11 3 (3.09%) Web Design
11 3 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.09%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.09%) SEO
11 3 (3.09%) SOA
11 3 (3.09%) Software Architecture
11 3 (3.09%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 67 (69.07%) SQL
2 55 (56.70%) C#
3 44 (45.36%) JavaScript
4 40 (41.24%) VB
5 21 (21.65%) VB6
5 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.22%) VBScript
7 5 (5.15%) Delphi
7 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.12%) Java
9 3 (3.09%) COBOL
10 2 (2.06%) VBA
11 1 (1.03%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Firmware
2 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (53.61%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) Adobe
4 3 (3.09%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.06%) Twitter
5 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 1 (1.03%) JBoss
6 1 (1.03%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £30k - 37k per year
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