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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.78% 1.30% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 2.50% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -31.57%
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
143 40 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.62% 51.95% 74.43%
Number of salaries quoted 138 37 118
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in St Albans

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) OO
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 2 (28.57%) VB6
6 2 (28.57%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) ERP
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 2 (28.57%) CSS
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) Middleware
7 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (14.29%) IIS
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Graduate
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) WPF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) Kendo UI
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOD
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik