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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.42% 2.81% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 6.31% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 9
Average salary £32,135 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.11% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,118 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
407 301 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.33% 44.59% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 337 271 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
6 13 (38.24%) CSS
6 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
7 12 (35.29%) HTML
7 12 (35.29%) SDLC
8 11 (32.35%) OO
8 11 (32.35%) MVC
9 10 (29.41%) WCF
10 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
11 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
11 8 (23.53%) OOP
11 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.59%) XML
13 6 (17.65%) Windows
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (17.65%) WinForms
13 6 (17.65%) jQuery
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (14.71%) VB
14 5 (14.71%) Finance
15 4 (11.76%) Scrum
15 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
2 25 (73.53%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 13 (38.24%) CSS
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
5 10 (29.41%) WCF
6 7 (20.59%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) jQuery
7 6 (17.65%) WinForms
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
10 2 (5.88%) Ajax
11 1 (2.94%) JSON
11 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
11 1 (2.94%) WPF
11 1 (2.94%) J2EE
11 1 (2.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.94%) W3C
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) SDLC
2 11 (32.35%) OO
2 11 (32.35%) MVC
3 8 (23.53%) OOP
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Scrum
6 3 (8.82%) TDD
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
8 1 (2.94%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) MVVM
8 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) C#
2 15 (44.12%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.71%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) COBOL
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) VBA
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) XAML
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Citrix
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) IBM