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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 49 127
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +78
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 35 88 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.72% 4.59% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 8.37% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 83 35
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,000 £43,500
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
1015 1051 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.88% 54.77% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 763 850 1303
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -30 7 £32,000 -9.85% 1
Hitchin - 6 - -
Harpenden +2 5 £32,500 +30.00%
Welwyn Garden City -5 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Stevenage +18 2 £33,250 -16.87%
Borehamwood +1 2 £29,500 -15.71%
Hemel Hempstead -13 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Hertford +10 1 £29,000 +18.36%
Ware -3 1 £26,500 +15.21%
Potters Bar - 1 £45,000 -
Royston - 1 £20,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (79.71%) SQL Server
3 49 (71.01%) SQL
4 45 (65.22%) C#
5 41 (59.42%) ASP.NET
6 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
7 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 27 (39.13%) T-SQL
8 27 (39.13%) HTML
9 21 (30.43%) XML
9 21 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (28.99%) CSS
11 19 (27.54%) Visual Studio
12 18 (26.09%) VB
13 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
14 16 (23.19%) VB6
14 16 (23.19%) MVC
14 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
15 15 (21.74%) Web Services
16 14 (20.29%) VBA
16 14 (20.29%) Windows
17 13 (18.84%) WinForms
18 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
19 10 (14.49%) Oracle
19 10 (14.49%) ADO.NET
20 9 (13.04%) MS Access
20 9 (13.04%) Finance
20 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (7.25%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.35%) AquaLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Tuxedo
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (23.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
1 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (79.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (13.04%) MS Access
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.80%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.35%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) DTS
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.99%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.29%) Junior
4 14 (20.29%) Junior Developer
5 12 (17.39%) VB.NET Developer
6 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Junior C# Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Developer
11 4 (5.80%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Analyst
11 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (59.42%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.13%) HTML
4 21 (30.43%) XML
5 20 (28.99%) CSS
6 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
7 15 (21.74%) Web Services
8 13 (18.84%) WinForms
9 10 (14.49%) ADO.NET
10 8 (11.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (11.59%) jQuery
11 7 (10.14%) Hibernate
11 7 (10.14%) Spring
11 7 (10.14%) J2EE
12 6 (8.70%) HTML5
12 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.25%) XSLT
14 4 (5.80%) XSD
14 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.35%) Kindle
2 3 (4.35%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Android
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) MVC
2 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.59%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.70%) SOA
5 5 (7.25%) Web Development
5 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.25%) OO
6 4 (5.80%) Risk Management
6 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) Software Architecture
7 3 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (4.35%) BPEL
7 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.35%) ERP
7 3 (4.35%) OOD
7 3 (4.35%) UML
8 2 (2.90%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) SQL
2 45 (65.22%) C#
3 30 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 27 (39.13%) T-SQL
5 18 (26.09%) VB
6 16 (23.19%) VB6
7 14 (20.29%) VBA
8 7 (10.14%) Java
9 6 (8.70%) COBOL
10 3 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (4.35%) Delphi
10 3 (4.35%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.90%) VBScript
12 1 (1.45%) Python
12 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.90%) HL7
2 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Micro Focus
4 3 (4.35%) BEA
5 2 (2.90%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.45%) Twitter
6 1 (1.45%) Telerik
6 1 (1.45%) Sybase
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago