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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 58 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.39% 3.28% 5.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 6.25% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 25
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +31.37%
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
344 208 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.00% 52.53% 63.45%
Number of salaries quoted 317 190 248
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £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 28 January 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
4 18 (78.26%) T-SQL
5 14 (60.87%) HTML
5 14 (60.87%) CSS
6 13 (56.52%) XML
6 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
6 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
7 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (43.48%) jQuery
8 10 (43.48%) C#
9 9 (39.13%) Web Services
9 9 (39.13%) Finance
9 9 (39.13%) SAP
9 9 (39.13%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (34.78%) SOAP
10 8 (34.78%) LINQ
10 8 (34.78%) Web Development
10 8 (34.78%) LINQ to SQL
11 4 (17.39%) VB
11 4 (17.39%) MVC
11 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (13.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
12 3 (13.04%) Degree
12 3 (13.04%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Excel Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
2 14 (60.87%) HTML
3 13 (56.52%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) LINQ to SQL
7 8 (34.78%) SOAP
7 8 (34.78%) LINQ
8 3 (13.04%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 3 (13.04%) XSLT
8 3 (13.04%) WinForms
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 3 (13.04%) WCF
9 1 (4.35%) HTML5
9 1 (4.35%) CSS3
9 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Web Development
2 4 (17.39%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) OOP
5 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) T-SQL
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 4 (17.39%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) HND
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
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