The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 73 40 87
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +47
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 70 104 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.82% 4.93% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 8.86% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 64
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1157 1174 1436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.63% 55.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 981 945 1173
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
East of England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Hemel Hempstead -25 11 £38,750 +17.42%
Bishop's Stortford +9 8 £32,500 +3.17%
Rickmansworth - 8 £35,000 - 1
Watford -19 7 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Stevenage -1 6 £40,000 - 1
Hitchin -7 5 - - 1
St Albans - 4 £37,500 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £25,000 -
Letchworth -3 2 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Harpenden 0 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Borehamwood - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (70.64%) SQL
3 67 (61.47%) ASP.NET
4 57 (52.29%) SQL Server
4 57 (52.29%) C#
5 54 (49.54%) JavaScript
6 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
7 42 (38.53%) HTML
7 42 (38.53%) VB
8 39 (35.78%) CSS
9 34 (31.19%) Web Services
10 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
11 26 (23.85%) Visual Studio
11 26 (23.85%) MVC
12 25 (22.94%) VB6
13 23 (21.10%) XML
14 22 (20.18%) MS Office
14 22 (20.18%) Windows
15 19 (17.43%) jQuery
15 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
16 17 (15.60%) Ajax
16 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
16 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
17 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
18 14 (12.84%) Oracle
19 13 (11.93%) VBScript
19 13 (11.93%) Degree
19 13 (11.93%) WPF
19 13 (11.93%) Relational Database
20 12 (11.01%) XSLT

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.75%) CMS
3 2 (1.83%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Office
2 15 (13.76%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.92%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.92%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) DHCP
1 6 (5.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (5.50%) DNS
2 2 (1.83%) Intranet
2 2 (1.83%) LDAP
3 1 (0.92%) LAN
3 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (52.29%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.93%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (3.67%) MS Access
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.83%) DTS
8 2 (1.83%) MySQL
8 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.92%) DB2
9 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (23.85%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.34%) NUnit
2 8 (7.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (4.59%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.92%) JUnit
5 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.92%) PhoneGap
5 1 (0.92%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.17%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Back Office
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 5 (4.59%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.83%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 89 (81.65%) Developer
2 44 (40.37%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.94%) C# Developer
4 21 (19.27%) Web Developer
4 21 (19.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.68%) Applications Developer
7 15 (13.76%) Software Engineer
8 12 (11.01%) C# Application Developer
8 12 (11.01%) .NET Applications Developer
9 10 (9.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (8.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
12 7 (6.42%) VB.NET Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Junior
12 7 (6.42%) Analyst
12 7 (6.42%) .NET Web Developer
12 7 (6.42%) Junior Developer
13 6 (5.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (61.47%) ASP.NET
3 42 (38.53%) HTML
4 39 (35.78%) CSS
5 34 (31.19%) Web Services
6 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
7 23 (21.10%) XML
8 19 (17.43%) jQuery
9 17 (15.60%) Ajax
10 13 (11.93%) WPF
11 12 (11.01%) XSLT
11 12 (11.01%) Middleware
12 11 (10.09%) DHTML
12 11 (10.09%) SOAP
13 10 (9.17%) WCF
14 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (7.34%) Castle Windsor
15 8 (7.34%) NHibernate
15 8 (7.34%) MonoRail
16 6 (5.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Graphic Design
2 8 (7.34%) Tandem
3 6 (5.50%) Firmware
4 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.83%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.83%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.18%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
3 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.67%) Android
5 2 (1.83%) Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.92%) AIX
6 1 (0.92%) Solaris
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.92%) SUSE
6 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.85%) MVC
2 19 (17.43%) Software Engineering
3 17 (15.60%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.09%) Scrum
4 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.17%) Web Design
6 9 (8.26%) SEO
6 9 (8.26%) TDD
6 9 (8.26%) Pay per click
7 8 (7.34%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.42%) RAD
9 5 (4.59%) CRM
9 5 (4.59%) UML
10 4 (3.67%) B2B
10 4 (3.67%) B2C
10 4 (3.67%) OO
10 4 (3.67%) Android Development
10 4 (3.67%) Web Development
11 3 (2.75%) Workflow
12 2 (1.83%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (70.64%) SQL
2 57 (52.29%) C#
3 54 (49.54%) JavaScript
4 42 (38.53%) VB
5 25 (22.94%) VB6
6 17 (15.60%) T-SQL
7 13 (11.93%) VBScript
8 7 (6.42%) Java
9 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.59%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.59%) Delphi
11 3 (2.75%) VBA
12 2 (1.83%) PHP
13 1 (0.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.93%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) Adobe
4 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Lotus
4 2 (1.83%) Twitter
4 2 (1.83%) IBM
5 1 (0.92%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) Macromedia
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