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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 89 81 45
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 61 70 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.52% 2.82% 4.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 6.04% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 59 96
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £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
1229 1158 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.79% 46.69% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1051 982 954
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 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 July 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
St Albans -15 16 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Watford +3 10 £30,000 +13.20% 2
Borehamwood -11 10 £40,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 7 £42,500 +9.67%
Broxbourne - 4 £45,000 - 1
Stevenage +4 1 - -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (68.63%) HTML
2 70 (68.63%) C#
3 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
5 57 (55.88%) SQL
6 47 (46.08%) ASP.NET
7 41 (40.20%) MVC
8 35 (34.31%) CSS
9 34 (33.33%) Degree
10 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (30.39%) jQuery
12 29 (28.43%) XML
13 28 (27.45%) Windows
13 28 (27.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
14 24 (23.53%) IIS
15 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (20.59%) T-SQL
17 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
18 16 (15.69%) Finance
18 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
18 16 (15.69%) Web Services
18 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
20 14 (13.73%) LINQ
21 13 (12.75%) .NET Framework
22 12 (11.76%) Ajax
22 12 (11.76%) HTML5

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 24 (23.53%) IIS
2 9 (8.82%) ColdFusion
3 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.98%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.98%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
3 2 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.96%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (27.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (22.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (15.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.88%) MS Access
6 6 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.90%) QlikView
8 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.96%) MySQL
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.94%) JIRA
3 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Billing
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (97.06%) Developer
2 64 (62.75%) .NET Developer
3 24 (23.53%) VB.NET Developer
4 17 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 15 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.78%) AWS Developer
7 10 (9.80%) Software Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.84%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (6.86%) Web Developer
11 6 (5.88%) Junior
11 6 (5.88%) Junior Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Developer
12 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.90%) C# Software Engineer
13 4 (3.92%) Programmer
13 4 (3.92%) C# Web Developer
13 4 (3.92%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (68.63%) HTML
3 47 (46.08%) ASP.NET
4 35 (34.31%) CSS
5 31 (30.39%) jQuery
6 29 (28.43%) XML
7 22 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (15.69%) Web Services
9 14 (13.73%) LINQ
10 13 (12.75%) .NET Framework
11 12 (11.76%) Ajax
11 12 (11.76%) HTML5
11 12 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (9.80%) Entity Framework
12 10 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (9.80%) ADO.NET
13 8 (7.84%) WCF
14 7 (6.86%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
16 5 (4.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) NHS
1 11 (10.78%) Data Structures
2 6 (5.88%) Data Extraction
2 6 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) Replication
3 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.98%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.98%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (27.45%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) MVC
2 33 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (10.78%) Web Development
6 8 (7.84%) OO
6 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.84%) Scrum
7 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
8 6 (5.88%) Analytics
8 6 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (4.90%) SDLC
9 5 (4.90%) Business Transformation
9 5 (4.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.92%) SOA
10 4 (3.92%) Project Management
11 3 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (68.63%) C#
2 63 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 57 (55.88%) SQL
4 21 (20.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.90%) VB
6 4 (3.92%) VBA
6 4 (3.92%) COBOL
7 3 (2.94%) Java
7 3 (2.94%) VB6
8 2 (1.96%) C
8 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.98%) Delphi
9 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) HL7
2 2 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle
3 5 (4.90%) Telerik
3 5 (4.90%) Tableau
4 4 (3.92%) Micro Focus
5 2 (1.96%) Sybase
5 2 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (0.98%) BEA
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
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