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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 94 116 52
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -64
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 47 32 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.17% 1.58% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 3.11% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 84
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £25,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
940 1029 1096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.34% 50.71% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 803 780 881
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
St Albans - 21 £60,000 -
Stevenage - 8 £37,500 -
Knebworth - 5 £37,500 -
Watford +5 2 £48,000 +43.28%
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 £38,750 +24.00%
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (81.93%) C#
2 68 (81.93%) SQL
3 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
4 46 (55.42%) MVC
5 42 (50.60%) HTML
6 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
7 40 (48.19%) T-SQL
7 40 (48.19%) XML
8 38 (45.78%) CSS
9 37 (44.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (37.35%) LINQ
11 30 (36.14%) Windows
12 28 (33.73%) jQuery
13 27 (32.53%) WCF
14 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
15 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (26.51%) Web Services
16 22 (26.51%) Finance
17 21 (25.30%) .NET Framework
17 21 (25.30%) Entity Framework
18 20 (24.10%) Degree
18 20 (24.10%) Ajax
19 19 (22.89%) WPF
19 19 (22.89%) SaaS
19 19 (22.89%) N-Tier
19 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
20 18 (21.69%) MVVM
21 17 (20.48%) WinForms
22 16 (19.28%) ISO/IEC 27001

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (12.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.89%) SaaS
2 10 (12.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.64%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.20%) GIS
6 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (26.51%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Electronics
3 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Publishing
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (77.11%) Developer
2 37 (44.58%) C# Developer
3 35 (42.17%) .NET Developer
4 28 (33.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (18.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (15.66%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Architect
7 13 (15.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (15.66%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (14.46%) Web Developer
9 11 (13.25%) Software Developer
9 11 (13.25%) SQL Developer
10 10 (12.05%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (9.64%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (9.64%) HTML Developer
12 7 (8.43%) VB.NET Developer
13 6 (7.23%) Junior
13 6 (7.23%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
3 42 (50.60%) HTML
4 40 (48.19%) XML
5 38 (45.78%) CSS
6 37 (44.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (37.35%) LINQ
8 28 (33.73%) jQuery
9 27 (32.53%) WCF
10 22 (26.51%) Web Services
11 21 (25.30%) .NET Framework
11 21 (25.30%) Entity Framework
12 20 (24.10%) Ajax
13 19 (22.89%) WPF
14 17 (20.48%) WinForms
15 12 (14.46%) ADO.NET
16 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (10.84%) CSS3
16 9 (10.84%) HTML5
17 8 (9.64%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) N-Tier
2 12 (14.46%) EPoS
3 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.20%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.20%) FMCG
4 1 (1.20%) NHS
4 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (36.14%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) MVC
2 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (21.69%) MVVM
4 16 (19.28%) B2B
5 14 (16.87%) SDLC
6 11 (13.25%) ETL
7 9 (10.84%) Scrum
7 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.23%) Web Development
10 5 (6.02%) Business Development
10 5 (6.02%) OO
10 5 (6.02%) Release Management
11 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.61%) Coaching
12 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.61%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.61%) System Testing
13 2 (2.41%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 68 (81.93%) C#
1 68 (81.93%) SQL
2 41 (49.40%) JavaScript
3 40 (48.19%) T-SQL
4 10 (12.05%) C
4 10 (12.05%) C++
5 5 (6.02%) PHP
6 3 (3.61%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) VB6
7 2 (2.41%) VBScript
8 1 (1.20%) Java
8 1 (1.20%) Python
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) HL7
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) Telerik
3 1 (1.20%) SAP
3 1 (1.20%) Tableau