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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 62 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 23 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.15% 3.54% 3.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.34% 7.57% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 20
Average salary £32,317 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.72% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £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
415 304 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 49.64% 46.77% 51.13%
Number of salaries quoted 350 277 257
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cardiff

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 15 (53.57%) C#
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
5 11 (39.29%) CSS
5 11 (39.29%) HTML
5 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
6 10 (35.71%) OO
6 10 (35.71%) MVC
7 9 (32.14%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 9 (32.14%) SDLC
8 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 8 (28.57%) OOP
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 6 (21.43%) Windows
11 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
11 5 (17.86%) jQuery
11 5 (17.86%) WinForms
11 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (14.29%) Degree
12 4 (14.29%) VB
12 4 (14.29%) XML
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
13 3 (10.71%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Programmer
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) WCF
5 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 5 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
5 5 (17.86%) WinForms
6 4 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
9 1 (3.57%) XSLT
9 1 (3.57%) ODBC
9 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mainframe
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.57%) W3C
2 1 (3.57%) AS400
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) AIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OO
1 10 (35.71%) MVC
2 9 (32.14%) SDLC
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
4 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) VB
6 3 (10.71%) COBOL
7 1 (3.57%) VBA
7 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) IBM