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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 62 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.78% 1.32% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.78% 3.03% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 9
Average salary £49,375 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.32% -18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
277 231 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 48.09% 43.50% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 226 162 161
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
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 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Watford

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 18 (64.29%) C#
4 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) HTML
5 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) Degree
7 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (21.43%) EPoS
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 6 (21.43%) CSS
11 5 (17.86%) ColdFusion
12 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (14.29%) VBA
13 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (10.71%) Windows
13 3 (10.71%) IIS
13 3 (10.71%) Java
13 3 (10.71%) Logistics
14 2 (7.14%) Finance
14 2 (7.14%) Scrum
14 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
14 2 (7.14%) TDD
14 2 (7.14%) Retail
14 2 (7.14%) Billing
14 2 (7.14%) HTML5
14 2 (7.14%) Computer Science

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (17.86%) ColdFusion
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Development Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WPF Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.57%) VBA Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Access Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) XML
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) CSS
5 2 (7.14%) SOAP
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 2 (7.14%) jQuery
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) EPoS
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 4 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Logistics
2 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) Scrum
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) TDD
3 2 (7.14%) UML
3 2 (7.14%) OO
3 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.14%) OOD
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) SQL
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) VBA
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Sybase
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