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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 95 89 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -40
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 56 53 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.32% 2.28% 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.51% 4.90% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 52 44 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,200 £61,250 £45,000
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
1241 1081 1126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.37% 46.41% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 891 944
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -2 14 £36,000 +35.84% 5
St Albans -3 13 £45,000 -1.63% 1
Broxbourne - 6 £45,000 - 3
Borehamwood -18 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Hemel Hempstead +5 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Harpenden +1 2 £47,500 - 1
Cheshunt - 1 £50,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (70.19%) C#
2 73 (70.19%) HTML
3 64 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 61 (58.65%) JavaScript
5 60 (57.69%) SQL
6 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
7 39 (37.50%) CSS
7 39 (37.50%) MVC
8 33 (31.73%) jQuery
9 32 (30.77%) Degree
9 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (25.96%) XML
11 26 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
13 24 (23.08%) IIS
14 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (20.19%) Web Services
15 21 (20.19%) Windows
16 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
17 18 (17.31%) LINQ
18 17 (16.35%) MS Excel
18 17 (16.35%) HTML5
19 16 (15.38%) Finance
20 15 (14.42%) Visual Studio
20 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 14 (13.46%) Ajax
22 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (23.08%) IIS
2 9 (8.65%) ColdFusion
3 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.92%) JBoss
4 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Fireworks
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 26 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (21.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (14.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.77%) MS Access
6 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.81%) QlikView
8 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.88%) JIRA
3 2 (1.92%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.96%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Billing
4 2 (1.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (95.19%) Developer
2 64 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.12%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 13 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.54%) AWS Developer
6 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Web Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Programmer
12 4 (3.85%) Junior
12 4 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Junior Developer
12 4 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (2.88%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (70.19%) HTML
3 49 (47.12%) ASP.NET
4 39 (37.50%) CSS
5 33 (31.73%) jQuery
6 27 (25.96%) XML
7 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (20.19%) Web Services
9 18 (17.31%) LINQ
10 17 (16.35%) HTML5
11 14 (13.46%) Ajax
12 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
12 11 (10.58%) Entity Framework
12 11 (10.58%) ADO.NET
12 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 9 (8.65%) WCF
13 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (7.69%) CSS3
15 7 (6.73%) Kendo UI
16 6 (5.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) NHS
1 11 (10.58%) Data Structures
2 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Data Extraction
3 6 (5.77%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.81%) Replication
4 5 (4.81%) EPoS
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.92%) FMCG
6 1 (0.96%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 21 (20.19%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) MVC
2 32 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.04%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (8.65%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.65%) Web Development
6 8 (7.69%) Scrum
7 7 (6.73%) Data Modelling
7 7 (6.73%) OO
7 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
7 7 (6.73%) Business Transformation
8 6 (5.77%) Analytics
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.81%) SDLC
9 5 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.81%) Project Management
10 4 (3.85%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.88%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (2.88%) MVVM
11 3 (2.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (70.19%) C#
2 61 (58.65%) JavaScript
3 60 (57.69%) SQL
4 26 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.85%) VB
5 4 (3.85%) VBA
6 3 (2.88%) COBOL
6 3 (2.88%) Java
7 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.92%) VB6
7 2 (1.92%) VBScript
8 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.96%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (30.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.65%) HL7
2 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (18.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) Telerik
3 5 (4.81%) Tableau
4 4 (3.85%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.92%) Sybase
6 2 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
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