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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 47 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.48% 4.73% 4.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 8.91% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 15
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,655 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,059 £38,800 £35,000
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
320 303 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.63% 53.06% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 289 269 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 September 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%) SQL Server
3 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
4 25 (80.65%) SQL
5 24 (77.42%) T-SQL
6 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
7 19 (61.29%) HTML
7 19 (61.29%) CSS
7 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (58.06%) XML
8 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
9 17 (54.84%) jQuery
10 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (48.39%) Web Services
11 14 (45.16%) SOAP
12 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
12 12 (38.71%) Finance
12 12 (38.71%) Web Development
13 11 (35.48%) SAP
13 11 (35.48%) Crystal Reports
14 10 (32.26%) C#
14 10 (32.26%) LINQ
14 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
15 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (16.13%) Degree
16 5 (16.13%) OO
16 5 (16.13%) VB
17 4 (12.90%) COM
17 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2010
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (93.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (35.48%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (22.58%) 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
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior
5 4 (12.90%) Junior Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior Developer
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) ASP.NET
3 19 (61.29%) HTML
3 19 (61.29%) CSS
4 18 (58.06%) XML
5 17 (54.84%) jQuery
6 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (48.39%) Web Services
7 14 (45.16%) SOAP
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ to SQL
9 4 (12.90%) COM
9 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.45%) WinForms
11 1 (3.23%) Ajax
11 1 (3.23%) WCF
11 1 (3.23%) XSLT
11 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (3.23%) CSS3
11 1 (3.23%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Web Development
2 5 (16.13%) OO
3 3 (9.68%) MVC
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Project Management
4 2 (6.45%) Content Management
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) SQL
2 24 (77.42%) T-SQL
3 21 (67.74%) JavaScript
4 10 (32.26%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) VB
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) HND
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
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