The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend - - 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Programming Languages Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
27 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 49.09% 34.88% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 18
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

VB
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Bridgend region.

VB Salary Trend in Bridgend

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VB 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.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Access
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) VBA
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Drupal
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) VB6
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Web Design
5 2 (25.00%) C

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MS Access
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VBA
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £26000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago