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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 56 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% 1.54% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 2.86% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 6
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
303 385 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 56.01% 53.77% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 283 323 334
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,600 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 21 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft