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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 103 48 98
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +50
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 42 97 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.73% 5.05% 2.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.90% 8.61% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 37 92 62
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £47,500 £55,000
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
1076 1127 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.43% 58.64% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 872 940 1435
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 24 November 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 24 November 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
Welwyn Garden City -10 8 £30,000 -14.28%
Borehamwood - 5 £27,500 - 2
Harpenden +6 4 £30,750 -23.12%
Hemel Hempstead -7 4 £47,500 +26.66%
Hitchin -15 4 - -
Stevenage -11 3 £32,500 -18.75%
St Albans -28 3 £45,000 +38.46%
Watford -35 3 £24,500 -24.61% 1
Hertford -13 2 £27,250 +11.22% 1
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (76.24%) SQL Server
3 68 (67.33%) SQL
4 65 (64.36%) ASP.NET
5 61 (60.40%) C#
6 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
7 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
8 38 (37.62%) HTML
9 37 (36.63%) VB
10 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
11 29 (28.71%) Visual Studio
11 29 (28.71%) Web Services
12 28 (27.72%) MVC
12 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
13 27 (26.73%) XML
14 25 (24.75%) CSS
15 22 (21.78%) VB6
15 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2008
16 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (17.82%) Oracle
17 18 (17.82%) jQuery
18 17 (16.83%) Windows
19 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
20 14 (13.86%) WinForms
20 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
20 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
21 12 (11.88%) XSLT
21 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
22 10 (9.90%) Finance
22 10 (9.90%) VBA

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (5.94%) IIS
2 5 (4.95%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.99%) JBoss
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (13.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.90%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) LDAP
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (76.24%) SQL Server
2 22 (21.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (7.92%) MS Access
5 6 (5.94%) Oracle Database
6 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.97%) MySQL
9 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.99%) DB2
10 1 (0.99%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.92%) NUnit
2 8 (7.92%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.97%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
General
1 10 (9.90%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Automotive
5 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (91.09%) Developer
2 45 (44.55%) .NET Developer
3 27 (26.73%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (14.85%) Junior Developer
6 15 (14.85%) Junior
7 13 (12.87%) VB.NET Developer
8 11 (10.89%) Applications Developer
8 11 (10.89%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (9.90%) C# Application Developer
9 10 (9.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (9.90%) Web Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Software Developer
10 9 (8.91%) Junior C# Developer
11 7 (6.93%) Analyst
11 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Junior .NET Developer
12 6 (5.94%) SQL Developer
12 6 (5.94%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (64.36%) ASP.NET
3 38 (37.62%) HTML
4 29 (28.71%) Web Services
5 28 (27.72%) .NET Framework
6 27 (26.73%) XML
7 25 (24.75%) CSS
8 18 (17.82%) jQuery
9 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (13.86%) WinForms
11 12 (11.88%) XSLT
12 10 (9.90%) SOAP
12 10 (9.90%) DHTML
12 10 (9.90%) HTML5
13 9 (8.91%) WCF
14 8 (7.92%) MonoRail
14 8 (7.92%) NHibernate
14 8 (7.92%) ADO.NET
14 8 (7.92%) Castle Windsor
15 7 (6.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Tandem
3 3 (2.97%) Kindle
3 3 (2.97%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.98%) Biotechnology
4 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.98%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.99%) Replication
5 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.83%) Windows
2 1 (0.99%) AIX
2 1 (0.99%) Solaris
2 1 (0.99%) Linux
2 1 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (27.72%) MVC
2 20 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (13.86%) E-Commerce
4 12 (11.88%) Software Engineering
5 9 (8.91%) Scrum
5 9 (8.91%) Web Application Development
6 8 (7.92%) TDD
7 5 (4.95%) UML
7 5 (4.95%) CRM
7 5 (4.95%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (3.96%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.96%) OO
8 4 (3.96%) Web Development
9 3 (2.97%) Software Architecture
9 3 (2.97%) Unit Testing
9 3 (2.97%) OOD
9 3 (2.97%) SOA
9 3 (2.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.97%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 68 (67.33%) SQL
2 61 (60.40%) C#
3 44 (43.56%) JavaScript
4 37 (36.63%) VB
5 33 (32.67%) T-SQL
6 22 (21.78%) VB6
7 10 (9.90%) VBA
8 7 (6.93%) Java
9 5 (4.95%) Delphi
9 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.97%) COBOL
10 3 (2.97%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (2.97%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (52.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (17.82%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Adobe
3 3 (2.97%) Micro Focus
4 2 (1.98%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.98%) SAP
4 2 (1.98%) Twitter
5 1 (0.99%) Sybase
5 1 (0.99%) Telerik
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £23k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + home based flexibility
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago