The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 49 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 4.23% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.28% 7.09% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 21
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £24,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,850 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
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
305 296 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.59% 59.68% 57.01%
Number of salaries quoted 278 266 224
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cardiff region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Cardiff

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
4 26 (83.87%) SQL
5 24 (77.42%) T-SQL
6 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
7 18 (58.06%) CSS
7 18 (58.06%) HTML
8 17 (54.84%) XML
8 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
10 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
11 12 (38.71%) jQuery
11 12 (38.71%) Web Development
11 12 (38.71%) C#
12 11 (35.48%) SOAP
12 11 (35.48%) Web Services
12 11 (35.48%) SAP
12 11 (35.48%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (35.48%) Finance
13 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
13 10 (32.26%) LINQ
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
15 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (12.90%) WinForms
16 4 (12.90%) VB
16 4 (12.90%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing VB.NET 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.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Software Developer
5 6 (19.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Excel Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (93.55%) ASP.NET
3 18 (58.06%) CSS
3 18 (58.06%) HTML
4 17 (54.84%) XML
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (38.71%) jQuery
7 11 (35.48%) SOAP
7 11 (35.48%) Web Services
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ
9 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
10 4 (12.90%) WinForms
11 3 (9.68%) XSLT
11 3 (9.68%) WCF
11 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (9.68%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (3.23%) CSS3
12 1 (3.23%) HTML5
12 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Web Development
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.90%) OO
3 3 (9.68%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) Scrum
3 3 (9.68%) TDD
4 2 (6.45%) Content Management
4 2 (6.45%) OOP
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) T-SQL
3 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
4 12 (38.71%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) VB
6 3 (9.68%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) HND
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday