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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 64 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.36% 1.34% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 2.39% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 21
Average salary £48,000 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.28% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £34,500 £47,500
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
203 293 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.38% 56.02% 50.47%
Number of salaries quoted 175 202 161
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) C#
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) XML
4 12 (63.16%) EPoS
5 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) SDLC
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) CSS
8 3 (15.79%) HTML
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
9 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (10.53%) Windows
9 2 (10.53%) Retail
9 2 (10.53%) Scrum
9 2 (10.53%) WPF
9 2 (10.53%) MVVM
9 2 (10.53%) jQuery
10 1 (5.26%) Ajax
10 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (5.26%) Degree
10 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
10 1 (5.26%) HL7
10 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (5.26%) Data Structures

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (52.63%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Development Manager
4 5 (26.32%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Development Manager
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) VB.NET Programmer
7 2 (10.53%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) XML
3 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) MVVM
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) HL7