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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 19 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 4.62% - 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% - 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £34,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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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
45 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 69.23% 90.16% 84.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 53 43
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (33.33%) Xcelsius
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft