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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 47 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.46% 0.95% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.42% 2.35% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 6
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +93.87%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%

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
240 213 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.37% 40.42% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 207 182 193
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) VB
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 9 (60.00%) Music Industry
4 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) RESTful
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (60.00%) BDD
4 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 9 (60.00%) Node.js
4 9 (60.00%) High Availability
4 9 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
4 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 9 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) C++

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 4 (26.67%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (60.00%) Music Industry
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior VB Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (60.00%) Code First Entity Framework
3 9 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 9 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 9 (60.00%) Node.js
3 9 (60.00%) RESTful
3 9 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
1 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) BDD
1 9 (60.00%) High Availability
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
1 9 (60.00%) TDD
1 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (26.67%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Logistics
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) C
5 4 (26.67%) C++
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Dell
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Sage
1 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
1 4 (26.67%) Symantec
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago