The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 62 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.37% 0.85% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 1.72% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Median salary £28,250 £32,135 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +49.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
364 406 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.93% 49.51% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 338 337 281
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VB
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

VB Salary Trend in Cardiff

VB
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for VB.

1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 17 (73.91%) .NET
4 15 (65.22%) CSS
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
6 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (43.48%) XML
9 9 (39.13%) MVC
9 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (34.78%) jQuery
11 6 (26.09%) QA
11 6 (26.09%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) JSON
12 4 (17.39%) Ajax
12 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
12 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
12 4 (17.39%) Java
12 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
13 3 (13.04%) Web Services
13 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
13 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
13 3 (13.04%) Banking
13 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 3 (13.04%) Advertising
13 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) QlikView
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.70%) Law
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (52.17%) Software Developer
4 10 (43.48%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
6 8 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (26.09%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 6 (26.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (21.74%) Junior
8 5 (21.74%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (21.74%) Junior Developer
9 3 (13.04%) Junior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (13.04%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
10 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
10 2 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (8.70%) QlikView Developer
10 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
11 1 (4.35%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) CSS
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 10 (43.48%) XML
7 8 (34.78%) jQuery
8 4 (17.39%) Ajax
8 4 (17.39%) JSON
9 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (13.04%) HTML5
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (8.70%) CSS3
10 2 (8.70%) SOAP
10 2 (8.70%) WCF
11 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
11 1 (4.35%) Sass
11 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
1 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
4 2 (8.70%) Practice Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Android Development
5 1 (4.35%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (4.35%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) Python
7 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView
1 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) OPNET
2 1 (4.35%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) CA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) F5
2 2 (8.70%) HP
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.35%) VMware