The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET 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.NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 29 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 5 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 3.85% 7.89% 21.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 9.09% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 14
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £34,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
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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
87 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cwmbran 66.92% 86.84% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 69 33 55
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cwmbran

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cwmbran

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Cwmbran

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Cwmbran region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Cwmbran

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cwmbran

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) ISEB
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (14.29%) PlayStation
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) REST

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cwmbran by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cwmbran 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 (28.57%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SSDT
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
3 1 (14.29%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) COM+
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Scalability Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Telerik