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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 59 67 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 7 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.35% 1.07% 5.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 2.56% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 31
Average salary £30,375 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,100 £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
307 273 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.10% 41.62% 56.38%
Number of salaries quoted 257 232 288
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 14 (73.68%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
6 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 6 (31.58%) XML
8 6 (31.58%) CSS
8 6 (31.58%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (26.32%) HTML
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) OO
9 5 (26.32%) WCF
9 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 3 (15.79%) Finance
11 3 (15.79%) Ajax
11 3 (15.79%) Scrum
11 3 (15.79%) WinForms
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (15.79%) TDD
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) VB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) XML
3 6 (31.58%) CSS
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) WCF
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
6 3 (15.79%) Ajax
6 3 (15.79%) WinForms
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) XSD
7 1 (5.26%) XSLT
7 1 (5.26%) ODBC
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
7 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) AS400
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) XAML
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.26%) COBOL
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
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