The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cwmbran region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 17 -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran - 8.06% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Cwmbran
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
36 54 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 87.80% 87.10% 64.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 27
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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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 22 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft