The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 68 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.27% 1.03% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 1.86% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,000 £35,400
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 Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
372 376 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 52.39% 55.46% 49.63%
Number of salaries quoted 308 335 184
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 6 (50.00%) MVC
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) QA
6 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) Java
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (16.67%) VB.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Law
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Junior
4 4 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Consultant
6 2 (16.67%) Graduate
6 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 1 (8.33%) CSS3
9 1 (8.33%) Sass
9 1 (8.33%) SOAP
9 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) HPUX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) COBOL
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
1 1 (8.33%) OPNET
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) BMC
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Compuware
3 1 (8.33%) F5
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) NetQoS
3 1 (8.33%) NetScout
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Riverbed
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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