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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 53 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.93% - 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.49% - 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 3
Median salary £40,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
245 198 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 43.06% 42.13% 41.99%
Number of salaries quoted 222 169 182
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Watford

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 6 (31.58%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) CAD
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) High Availability
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (15.79%) Code First Entity Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.79%) WCF

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) HP UFT
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (31.58%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Music Industry
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) CAD Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) VB Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior VB Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) VB Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) VB Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) XML Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
1 6 (31.58%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) Code First Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (15.79%) Node.js
3 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 3 (15.79%) SOAP
3 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) REST
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
1 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) BDD
2 4 (21.05%) CAD
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
3 3 (15.79%) High Availability
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) API Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Test Management
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago