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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 50 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 14 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.32% 5.17% 3.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 8.50% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 14
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,590 £24,700 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £29,400
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
305 306 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.58% 60.83% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 275 278 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (94.44%) SQL Server
3 33 (91.67%) ASP.NET
4 31 (86.11%) SQL
5 29 (80.56%) T-SQL
6 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
7 23 (63.89%) HTML
7 23 (63.89%) CSS
7 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (61.11%) XML
8 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
9 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (47.22%) jQuery
11 16 (44.44%) SOAP
11 16 (44.44%) Web Services
11 16 (44.44%) Visual Studio
12 14 (38.89%) C#
12 14 (38.89%) Web Development
13 13 (36.11%) SAP
13 13 (36.11%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (36.11%) Finance
14 12 (33.33%) LINQ
14 12 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
15 7 (19.44%) OO
15 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (16.67%) VB
16 6 (16.67%) Degree
17 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
17 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.56%) CMS
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (94.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (36.11%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Senior Developer
6 6 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Systems Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (91.67%) ASP.NET
3 23 (63.89%) CSS
3 23 (63.89%) HTML
4 22 (61.11%) XML
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (47.22%) jQuery
7 16 (44.44%) SOAP
7 16 (44.44%) Web Services
8 12 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
8 12 (33.33%) LINQ
9 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
10 4 (11.11%) COM
10 4 (11.11%) WinForms
11 3 (8.33%) XSLT
11 3 (8.33%) WCF
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (2.78%) CSS3
12 1 (2.78%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Web Development
2 7 (19.44%) OO
3 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Content Management
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) T-SQL
3 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (16.67%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) HND
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) SAP
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle