The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 45 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 15 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.90% 1.04% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 2.94% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £48,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.52% +44.77%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
233 204 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 44.98% 35.29% 55.64%
Number of salaries quoted 189 174 201
Median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Watford

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Watford

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) VB
3 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
4 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
5 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
5 12 (63.16%) MVC
5 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (63.16%) Entity Framework
5 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
6 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 11 (57.89%) Code First Entity Framework
6 11 (57.89%) Node.js
6 11 (57.89%) High Availability
6 11 (57.89%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
6 11 (57.89%) BDD
6 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
6 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
6 11 (57.89%) RESTful
6 11 (57.89%) Ruby
6 11 (57.89%) Music Industry
6 11 (57.89%) WCF
6 11 (57.89%) TDD
7 8 (42.11%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft

VB.NET
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 5 (26.32%) IIS
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Sage 200
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (57.89%) Music Industry
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior VB Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 12 (63.16%) .NET Framework
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET Web API
3 12 (63.16%) Entity Framework
4 11 (57.89%) AngularJS
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (57.89%) Code First Entity Framework
4 11 (57.89%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (57.89%) Node.js
4 11 (57.89%) RESTful
4 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 11 (57.89%) WCF
5 3 (15.79%) Ajax
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
1 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
1 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) BDD
2 11 (57.89%) High Availability
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Web Application Development
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.26%) MVVM
7 1 (5.26%) People Management
7 1 (5.26%) Process Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (94.74%) VB
3 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) Ruby
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) C++
7 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.26%) XAML
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 5 (26.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Dell
2 5 (26.32%) Sage
2 5 (26.32%) SonicWALL
2 5 (26.32%) Symantec
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