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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 86 45 86
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +41
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 51 95 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.18% 4.69% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.70% 8.36% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 42 90 66
Average salary £40,750 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.41% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £45,000 £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
1084 1136 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.40% 56.13% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 892 953 1286
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 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 1 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 -9 7 £26,500 -18.46% 2
Rickmansworth - 7 £35,000 - 1
Hitchin -12 5 - -
Welwyn Garden City +13 3 £25,000 +11.11%
Bishop's Stortford +9 3 £45,000 -5.26%
St Albans - 3 £45,000 -
Stevenage -13 2 £42,250 +5.62%
Hemel Hempstead -29 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Letchworth - 2 £43,000 -
Borehamwood +7 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Harpenden - 1 £47,500 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 98 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (71.43%) SQL
3 64 (65.31%) ASP.NET
4 56 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 55 (56.12%) C#
6 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
7 46 (46.94%) JavaScript
8 40 (40.82%) VB
9 35 (35.71%) Web Services
10 34 (34.69%) HTML
10 34 (34.69%) .NET Framework
11 31 (31.63%) CSS
12 26 (26.53%) MVC
13 25 (25.51%) Visual Studio
14 24 (24.49%) XML
15 23 (23.47%) Windows
15 23 (23.47%) VB6
16 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
16 21 (21.43%) MS Office
16 21 (21.43%) T-SQL
17 18 (18.37%) E-Commerce
17 18 (18.37%) jQuery
18 16 (16.33%) Oracle
19 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
19 15 (15.31%) Degree
20 14 (14.29%) Ajax
21 13 (13.27%) WPF
21 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
21 13 (13.27%) XSLT
22 12 (12.24%) DHTML

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (5.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.02%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) MS Office
2 15 (15.31%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.02%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.02%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.02%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) DHCP
1 6 (6.12%) TCP/IP
1 6 (6.12%) DNS
2 2 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (1.02%) LAN
3 1 (1.02%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.08%) MySQL
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.04%) MS Access
9 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.02%) DTS
9 1 (1.02%) DB2
9 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (25.51%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.16%) NUnit
2 8 (8.16%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (5.10%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.02%) Subversion
5 1 (1.02%) JUnit
5 1 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Retail
2 6 (6.12%) Back Office
3 5 (5.10%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 77 (78.57%) Developer
2 44 (44.90%) .NET Developer
3 24 (24.49%) C# Developer
4 21 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (18.37%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Applications Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Web Developer
6 15 (15.31%) Software Engineer
7 13 (13.27%) .NET Applications Developer
8 12 (12.24%) C# Application Developer
9 11 (11.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
10 9 (9.18%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Junior
11 7 (7.14%) Analyst
11 7 (7.14%) Junior Developer
11 7 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (100.00%) .NET
2 64 (65.31%) ASP.NET
3 35 (35.71%) Web Services
4 34 (34.69%) HTML
4 34 (34.69%) .NET Framework
5 31 (31.63%) CSS
6 24 (24.49%) XML
7 18 (18.37%) jQuery
8 14 (14.29%) Ajax
9 13 (13.27%) WPF
9 13 (13.27%) XSLT
10 12 (12.24%) Middleware
10 12 (12.24%) DHTML
10 12 (12.24%) SOAP
11 11 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (10.20%) WCF
13 8 (8.16%) NHibernate
13 8 (8.16%) MonoRail
13 8 (8.16%) Castle Windsor
14 6 (6.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Tandem
2 6 (6.12%) Graphic Design
2 6 (6.12%) Firmware
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) Biotechnology
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.47%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.04%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows NT
5 1 (1.02%) AIX
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) SUSE
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.53%) MVC
2 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 18 (18.37%) E-Commerce
4 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.22%) Scrum
6 9 (9.18%) TDD
6 9 (9.18%) Web Application Development
7 6 (6.12%) Web Design
7 6 (6.12%) Pay per click
7 6 (6.12%) SEO
8 5 (5.10%) CRM
8 5 (5.10%) UML
8 5 (5.10%) OO
9 4 (4.08%) RAD
9 4 (4.08%) B2B
9 4 (4.08%) B2C
10 2 (2.04%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.04%) Workflow
10 2 (2.04%) ERP
10 2 (2.04%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (71.43%) SQL
2 55 (56.12%) C#
3 46 (46.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (40.82%) VB
5 23 (23.47%) VB6
6 21 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 10 (10.20%) VBScript
8 6 (6.12%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.10%) Delphi
9 5 (5.10%) Java
10 2 (2.04%) COBOL
11 1 (1.02%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (47.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.33%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) Adobe
4 2 (2.04%) SAP
4 2 (2.04%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.04%) Twitter
5 1 (1.02%) JBoss
5 1 (1.02%) Macromedia
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