The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cwmbran region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 2.11% 12.50% 20.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 12.50% 28.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 15
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cwmbran region.

Programming Languages Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 64 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 75.79% 100.00% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 52
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cwmbran region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

VB
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Cwmbran region.

VB Salary Trend in Cwmbran

VB
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region citing VB 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.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cwmbran region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft