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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 112 106 94
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.64% 1.69% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 3.10% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 59
Average salary £32,000 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.47% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £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
1107 1353 1396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.50% 54.49% 51.93%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1094 1207
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 £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +15 12 £30,500 -32.22%
Hemel Hempstead -19 10 £36,250 +8.20% 2
Borehamwood +11 8 £30,000 -14.28%
Hitchin - 3 - -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 54 (72.00%) SQL
4 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
5 45 (60.00%) C#
6 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
7 33 (44.00%) HTML
8 29 (38.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
10 25 (33.33%) XML
11 23 (30.67%) T-SQL
12 20 (26.67%) MVC
13 18 (24.00%) VB
13 18 (24.00%) Windows
14 17 (22.67%) VB6
14 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 16 (21.33%) CSS
16 14 (18.67%) Oracle
16 14 (18.67%) VBA
16 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (17.33%) WinForms
17 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
18 12 (16.00%) Web Services
18 12 (16.00%) jQuery
19 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
19 11 (14.67%) .NET Framework
19 11 (14.67%) Degree
19 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
20 10 (13.33%) Finance
20 10 (13.33%) Relational Database

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (12.00%) ColdFusion
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.67%) JBoss
4 4 (5.33%) Tuxedo
4 4 (5.33%) AquaLogic
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (5.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.67%) IIS
6 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (38.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (22.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.00%) MS Access
6 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.33%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.00%) MySQL
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 13 (17.33%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.33%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (96.00%) Developer
2 38 (50.67%) .NET Developer
3 21 (28.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Junior
5 12 (16.00%) Junior Developer
6 10 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
8 8 (10.67%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
10 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.67%) SQL Developer
10 5 (6.67%) WPF Developer
11 4 (5.33%) AWS Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (5.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (44.00%) HTML
4 25 (33.33%) XML
5 16 (21.33%) CSS
6 13 (17.33%) WinForms
7 12 (16.00%) Web Services
7 12 (16.00%) jQuery
8 11 (14.67%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
9 8 (10.67%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.67%) Spring
9 8 (10.67%) J2EE
10 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (8.00%) Entity Framework
11 6 (8.00%) WPF
12 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET
12 5 (6.67%) SOAP
12 5 (6.67%) XSLT
13 4 (5.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) MVC
2 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (9.33%) OO
5 6 (8.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.67%) UML
7 4 (5.33%) SOA
7 4 (5.33%) BPEL
7 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.00%) Web Development
9 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.67%) OOD
9 2 (2.67%) Data Management
9 2 (2.67%) B2B
9 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.67%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.00%) SQL
2 46 (61.33%) JavaScript
3 45 (60.00%) C#
4 23 (30.67%) T-SQL
5 18 (24.00%) VB
6 17 (22.67%) VB6
7 14 (18.67%) VBA
8 9 (12.00%) Java
9 4 (5.33%) COBOL
9 4 (5.33%) Delphi
10 2 (2.67%) C
11 1 (1.33%) VBScript
11 1 (1.33%) C++
11 1 (1.33%) Python
11 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) QA
1 2 (2.67%) HL7
2 1 (1.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) Oracle
3 4 (5.33%) BEA
3 4 (5.33%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.33%) Sybase
5 1 (1.33%) Twitter
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