Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 85 79
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.90% 1.36% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 2.84% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 9
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.32% -13.64% +83.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £40,900
90th Percentile £39,000 £90,750 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -11.11% +38.46%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 516 528 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 54.37% 47.83% 38.23%
Number of salaries quoted 461 436 326
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET 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 in Watford.

Salary trend for VB.NET in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) WPF
4 13 (72.22%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (11.11%) EDI
6 2 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) JavaBeans
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Unix
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source

VB.NET
Co-occurring 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 2 (11.11%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 10 (55.56%) Applications Developer
4 8 (44.44%) WPF Developer
5 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 6 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
7 5 (27.78%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (5.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (94.44%) XML
3 15 (83.33%) WPF
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (11.11%) EDI
4 2 (11.11%) HTML
4 2 (11.11%) JavaBeans
5 1 (5.56%) ADO.NET
5 1 (5.56%) JSON
5 1 (5.56%) REST
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (11.11%) Scrum
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin