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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 70 75 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.83% 0.83% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 1.70% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Median salary £32,000 £32,135 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.41% +49.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
350 411 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.21% 48.87% 46.73%
Number of salaries quoted 324 345 285
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 August 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 14 (82.35%) HTML
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 2 (11.76%) Advertising
10 2 (11.76%) SAP
10 2 (11.76%) Perl
10 2 (11.76%) Java
10 2 (11.76%) Nagios
10 2 (11.76%) Windows
10 2 (11.76%) OpenView
10 2 (11.76%) HP
10 2 (11.76%) Juniper
10 2 (11.76%) CA
10 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
10 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling

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 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) QlikView
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior
6 3 (17.65%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior .NET Software Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
8 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring Specialist
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Management Consultant
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (35.29%) jQuery
7 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 4 (23.53%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) XML
9 2 (11.76%) Ajax
9 2 (11.76%) HTML5
9 2 (11.76%) JSON
9 2 (11.76%) WCF
10 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (5.88%) CSS3
10 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
10 1 (5.88%) SOAP
10 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Presales
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) Python
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (11.76%) Nagios
1 2 (11.76%) OpenView
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.88%) OPNET
2 1 (5.88%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) CA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco
1 2 (11.76%) F5
1 2 (11.76%) HP
1 2 (11.76%) Juniper
1 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
1 2 (11.76%) SAP
1 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware