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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 71 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 0.58% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 1.12% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
376 358 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.32% 52.11% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 356 308 278
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) QlikView
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework

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 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) QlikView
2 2 (33.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft