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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 103 49 99
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +50
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 39 90 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.70% 4.48% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 7.79% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 90 56
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 £25,100 £32,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,750 £47,500
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
1042 1155 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.44% 57.46% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 852 988 1329
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Watford -13 4 £26,500 -18.46%
Hemel Hempstead -21 4 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,000 - 1
Borehamwood +8 3 £23,000 -54.00% 2
Hitchin -20 3 - -
St Albans - 3 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +5 2 £23,750 -32.14%
Bishop's Stortford +2 1 £45,000 -12.19%
Hertford -9 1 £25,500 -27.14%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (68.04%) SQL
3 62 (63.92%) ASP.NET
4 56 (57.73%) C#
5 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
6 50 (51.55%) Microsoft
7 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
8 40 (41.24%) VB
9 34 (35.05%) Web Services
10 33 (34.02%) .NET Framework
11 29 (29.90%) CSS
11 29 (29.90%) HTML
12 26 (26.80%) Visual Studio
13 25 (25.77%) MVC
14 24 (24.74%) XML
15 22 (22.68%) Windows
15 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
16 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
16 21 (21.65%) VB6
17 19 (19.59%) jQuery
18 18 (18.56%) MS Office
18 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
19 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
20 15 (15.46%) Oracle
20 15 (15.46%) Degree
21 14 (14.43%) Ajax
22 13 (13.40%) WPF
22 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
22 13 (13.40%) XSLT

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.03%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) MS Office
2 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.19%) 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 6 (6.19%) DHCP
1 6 (6.19%) TCP/IP
1 6 (6.19%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) LDAP
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.09%) MySQL
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.03%) DB2
8 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) DTS
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (26.80%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.25%) NUnit
2 8 (8.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.12%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
2 6 (6.19%) Back Office
3 5 (5.15%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 2 (2.06%) Automotive
5 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (78.35%) Developer
2 45 (46.39%) .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# Application Developer
8 12 (12.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (11.34%) Web Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior
10 9 (9.28%) Senior Developer
10 9 (9.28%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (9.28%) Junior Developer
11 7 (7.22%) VB.NET Developer
11 7 (7.22%) Support Engineer
11 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.22%) Analyst
11 7 (7.22%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (63.92%) ASP.NET
3 34 (35.05%) Web Services
4 33 (34.02%) .NET Framework
5 29 (29.90%) CSS
5 29 (29.90%) HTML
6 24 (24.74%) XML
7 19 (19.59%) jQuery
8 14 (14.43%) Ajax
9 13 (13.40%) XSLT
9 13 (13.40%) WPF
10 12 (12.37%) SOAP
10 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (12.37%) Middleware
10 12 (12.37%) DHTML
11 9 (9.28%) WCF
12 8 (8.25%) MonoRail
12 8 (8.25%) Castle Windsor
12 8 (8.25%) NHibernate
13 6 (6.19%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.25%) Tandem
3 6 (6.19%) Firmware
4 3 (3.09%) Graphic Design
4 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Biotechnology
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.06%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Windows XP
2 6 (6.19%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.03%) AIX
3 1 (1.03%) Solaris
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) MVC
2 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 18 (18.56%) E-Commerce
4 10 (10.31%) Scrum
5 9 (9.28%) Web Application Development
6 8 (8.25%) TDD
7 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
8 5 (5.15%) CRM
8 5 (5.15%) UML
9 4 (4.12%) OO
9 4 (4.12%) B2B
9 4 (4.12%) B2C
10 3 (3.09%) SEO
10 3 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.09%) SOA
10 3 (3.09%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.09%) Web Design
10 3 (3.09%) Pay per click
11 2 (2.06%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) SQL
2 56 (57.73%) C#
3 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
4 40 (41.24%) VB
5 21 (21.65%) VB6
5 21 (21.65%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.28%) VBScript
7 6 (6.19%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.15%) Delphi
9 4 (4.12%) Java
10 3 (3.09%) COBOL
11 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.46%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 50 (51.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.46%) 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
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23-27K per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £18,000 - £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 37k per year
Posted: 17 days ago