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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 93 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 43 66 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.73% 2.49% 2.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 4.78% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 42 61 52
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1370 1380 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.13% 52.04% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1193 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bishop's Stortford - 10 £30,000 -
Stevenage -3 7 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Watford -25 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
St Albans 0 2 £40,000 +12.67%
Borehamwood -1 2 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -4 2 £34,750 -22.77% 1
Ware - 1 £23,000 -
VB.NET
East of England

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 135 (100.00%) .NET
2 103 (76.30%) C#
3 102 (75.56%) SQL
4 74 (54.81%) SQL Server
5 72 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
7 56 (41.48%) HTML
8 50 (37.04%) CSS
9 34 (25.19%) MS Excel
10 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
11 30 (22.22%) XML
11 30 (22.22%) Degree
12 29 (21.48%) Windows
13 28 (20.74%) T-SQL
14 25 (18.52%) VB
15 22 (16.30%) E-Commerce
16 21 (15.56%) VBScript
16 21 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 19 (14.07%) WinForms
18 19 (14.07%) .NET Framework
19 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
19 18 (13.33%) VB6
20 17 (12.59%) Web Design
20 17 (12.59%) Web Services
20 17 (12.59%) jQuery
21 15 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
22 14 (10.37%) MVC
22 14 (10.37%) SEO
22 14 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (8.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.48%) IIS
2 2 (1.48%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.74%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (25.19%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.15%) MS Office
3 4 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.74%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.74%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.41%) Intranet
2 4 (2.96%) Internet
2 4 (2.96%) DHCP
2 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.74%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (54.81%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (8.15%) DTS
6 10 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (7.41%) MySQL
6 10 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.96%) MS Access
9 4 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.74%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.44%) Subversion
4 3 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.74%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
General
1 13 (9.63%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Retail
3 9 (6.67%) Back Office
4 5 (3.70%) Marketing
5 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
Job Titles
1 125 (92.59%) Developer
2 46 (34.07%) .NET Developer
3 32 (23.70%) Web Developer
4 26 (19.26%) C# Developer
5 15 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 12 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Applications Developer
7 11 (8.15%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (4.44%) .NET Programmer
8 6 (4.44%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.44%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (4.44%) Analyst
8 6 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.44%) Programmer
8 6 (4.44%) Graduate
9 5 (3.70%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 5 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (100.00%) .NET
2 72 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 56 (41.48%) HTML
4 50 (37.04%) CSS
5 30 (22.22%) XML
6 19 (14.07%) WinForms
6 19 (14.07%) .NET Framework
7 17 (12.59%) Web Services
7 17 (12.59%) jQuery
8 11 (8.15%) WPF
9 8 (5.93%) Apache Flex
10 7 (5.19%) XSLT
10 7 (5.19%) ADO.NET
10 7 (5.19%) Ajax
11 6 (4.44%) WCF
12 2 (1.48%) DHTML
12 2 (1.48%) XHTML
12 2 (1.48%) SOAP
13 1 (0.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Graphic Design
2 7 (5.19%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.44%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) Firmware
6 2 (1.48%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.48%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.96%) Android
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.30%) E-Commerce
2 17 (12.59%) Web Design
3 15 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.37%) MVC
4 14 (10.37%) SEO
4 14 (10.37%) Pay per click
4 14 (10.37%) Web Development
5 11 (8.15%) Data Modelling
6 10 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 10 (7.41%) Scrum
7 8 (5.93%) Workflow
7 8 (5.93%) Project Management
7 8 (5.93%) OOP
8 7 (5.19%) ERD
8 7 (5.19%) RAD
9 5 (3.70%) OO
10 4 (2.96%) Android Development
11 3 (2.22%) Data Transformation
11 3 (2.22%) Unit Testing
12 2 (1.48%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 103 (76.30%) C#
2 102 (75.56%) SQL
3 58 (42.96%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.74%) T-SQL
5 25 (18.52%) VB
6 21 (15.56%) VBScript
7 18 (13.33%) VB6
8 8 (5.93%) Java
9 5 (3.70%) VBA
10 4 (2.96%) C++
10 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.22%) PHP
12 1 (0.74%) VC++
12 1 (0.74%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.74%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.74%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 30 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) WAI
Vendors
1 33 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) Adobe
3 2 (1.48%) IBM
3 2 (1.48%) Lotus
4 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle
4 1 (0.74%) Macromedia
4 1 (0.74%) Progress
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