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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 55 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.99% 1.56% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 3.77% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 31
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +21.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,725 £29,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,800 £32,500
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
309 239 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 47.39% 41.35% 58.26%
Number of salaries quoted 262 201 318
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 16 (72.73%) C#
5 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
6 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
7 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
9 9 (40.91%) CSS
10 8 (36.36%) XML
10 8 (36.36%) HTML
10 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
13 5 (22.73%) Web Services
13 5 (22.73%) OO
13 5 (22.73%) MVC
13 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (22.73%) jQuery
13 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (18.18%) WCF
14 4 (18.18%) Finance
14 4 (18.18%) OOP
14 4 (18.18%) VB
15 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (13.64%) Scrum
15 3 (13.64%) WinForms
15 3 (13.64%) Management Information System

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.55%) MS Access
6 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (13.64%) WinForms
7 3 (13.64%) Ajax
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.09%) XSLT
8 2 (9.09%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (9.09%) SOAP
8 2 (9.09%) LINQ
9 1 (4.55%) WPF
9 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) AS400
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) OO
1 5 (22.73%) MVC
2 4 (18.18%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (4.55%) MVVM
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (18.18%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) XAML
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle