The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 43 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 20 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.89% - 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.62% - 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
232 211 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.14% 39.66% 54.84%
Number of salaries quoted 198 182 190
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VB
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VB Salary Trend in Watford

VB
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Watford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for VB.

1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (58.62%) VB.NET
2 17 (58.62%) .NET
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) C
5 11 (37.93%) C++
5 11 (37.93%) Windows
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (34.48%) Code First Entity Framework
6 10 (34.48%) Music Industry
6 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
6 10 (34.48%) RESTful
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) BDD
6 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
6 10 (34.48%) Entity Framework
6 10 (34.48%) Node.js
6 10 (34.48%) High Availability
6 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
6 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
6 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) IIS
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
1 5 (17.24%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (34.48%) Music Industry
2 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) C++ Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) CAD Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.79%) VB Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Senior C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
3 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (34.48%) Code First Entity Framework
3 10 (34.48%) Entity Framework
3 10 (34.48%) KnockoutJS
3 10 (34.48%) Node.js
3 10 (34.48%) RESTful
3 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 2 (6.90%) Ajax
5 2 (6.90%) CSS
5 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 1 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
1 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
2 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 10
4 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) BDD
1 10 (34.48%) High Availability
1 10 (34.48%) MVC
1 10 (34.48%) TDD
1 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
2 5 (17.24%) CRM
2 5 (17.24%) Logistics
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) CAD
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) VB.NET
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) C
5 11 (37.93%) C++
6 10 (34.48%) Ruby
7 5 (17.24%) Java
8 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (17.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Dell
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Sage
2 5 (17.24%) SonicWALL
2 5 (17.24%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
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