The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 61 65 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.18% 0.58% 2.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.03% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £48,500 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.51% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
202 291 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.33% 55.96% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 159
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £58,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing VB 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.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Watford
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + OTE
Posted: 21 days ago