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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 70 44 58
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.50% 3.45% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 6.50% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 1
Average salary £26,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -13.33%
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
240 200 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.34% 53.05% 53.30%
Number of salaries quoted 161 162 171
Average salary £43,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (10.00%) HTML5
8 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (10.00%) Marketing
8 1 (10.00%) CRM
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (10.00%) Mobile App

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Junior Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 8 (80.00%) Junior
3 7 (70.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 7 (70.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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