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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 64 73 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.32% 0.39% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.59% 0.87% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Median salary £30,000 £36,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +69.76%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
347 344 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.73% 45.03% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 277 258
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,959
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (90.48%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) HTML
3 17 (80.95%) .NET
4 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 15 (71.43%) CSS
5 14 (66.67%) SQL
6 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
6 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
6 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (57.14%) XML
8 10 (47.62%) MVC
9 9 (42.86%) jQuery
10 8 (38.10%) QA
10 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (28.57%) Finance
12 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
12 5 (23.81%) Ajax
12 5 (23.81%) JSON
13 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
13 4 (19.05%) Java
13 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
13 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
14 3 (14.29%) Web Services
14 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (14.29%) Banking

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Law
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) .NET Developer
3 13 (61.90%) Software Developer
4 11 (52.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (47.62%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (47.62%) Senior Developer
6 7 (33.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (28.57%) Junior
7 6 (28.57%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (28.57%) Junior Developer
8 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
9 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
9 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
10 1 (4.76%) Consultant
10 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (57.14%) XML
6 9 (42.86%) jQuery
7 5 (23.81%) Ajax
7 5 (23.81%) JSON
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 2 (9.52%) HTML5
10 2 (9.52%) SOAP
11 1 (4.76%) CSS3
11 1 (4.76%) Sass
11 1 (4.76%) WCF
11 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Practice Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Perl
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (9.52%) Nagios
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
1 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.76%) OPNET
2 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) CA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) F5
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
2 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
2 2 (9.52%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) VMware