Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 94 90
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.54% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.89% 0.71% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 4 3
Watford median annual salary £35,000 £53,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.58% +10.31% +38.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £46,000 £46,750
90th Percentile £45,625 £55,750 £56,050
Hertfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £41,250
% change year-on-year -7.51% +4.85% -2.94%

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 491 562 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 51.90% 55.92% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 410 463 341
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 15 October 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 18 (75.00%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) XML
4 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 13 (54.17%) WPF
5 11 (45.83%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (33.33%) Migration
6 8 (33.33%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (33.33%) VBScript
6 8 (33.33%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) WCF
8 3 (12.50%) JSON
8 3 (12.50%) CRM
8 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET
8 3 (12.50%) Xamarin
8 3 (12.50%) REST
9 1 (4.17%) XAML
9 1 (4.17%) MVVM

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Applications Developer
6 6 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (25.00%) WPF Developer
7 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (12.50%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (4.17%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior C# Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
10 1 (4.17%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
1 24 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (54.17%) WPF
2 13 (54.17%) XML
3 11 (45.83%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) SQL
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (33.33%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) XAML
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Xamarin