Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 91 86
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.04% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.86% 1.08% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 6
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £68,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.91% +24.55% +83.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,250 £41,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £93,750 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +20.00%

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 466 554 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 52.77% 52.61% 42.71%
Number of salaries quoted 404 461 336
Watford median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 17 August 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 15 (83.33%) XML
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) WPF
4 12 (66.67%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
8 1 (5.56%) Linux
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) XAML
8 1 (5.56%) Finance
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Unix
8 1 (5.56%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) VBA
8 1 (5.56%) HTML
8 1 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (5.56%) PHP

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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Applications Developer
4 7 (38.89%) WPF Developer
5 5 (27.78%) C# Developer
6 4 (22.22%) .NET Applications Developer
6 4 (22.22%) C# Application Developer
6 4 (22.22%) C# WPF Developer
7 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) WPF
4 3 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 3 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) EDI
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) JavaBeans
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) MVVM
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
3 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix