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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 64 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.18% 0.90% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 1.71% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 6
Median salary £24,000 £33,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.88% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
321 351 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.02% 52.86% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 306 293 334
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 January 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
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
4 1 (25.00%) WCF

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
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%) 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%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft