The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 46 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.41% 1.30% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 2.86% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Programming Languages Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 35 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.34% 45.45% 82.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 33 108
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

VB.NET
Salary Trend in St Albans

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the St Albans region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in St Albans

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) VB
4 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) WPF
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) VB6
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) SaaS
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (25.00%) OOD
7 1 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) HTML5
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JSP
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (12.50%) PhoneGap
6 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik