The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 16 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 8 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 7.77% 4.84% 18.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.04% 7.50% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 14
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
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 North Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 40 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 55.34% 64.52% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 49
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in North Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in North Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 5 £32,500 -
Denbighshire - 1 £40,000 -
Flintshire - 1 £50,000 -
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) VB
3 11 (73.33%) VB6
4 10 (66.67%) WPF
4 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) C#
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (26.67%) OOP
9 4 (26.67%) OO
9 4 (26.67%) Apache
9 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (26.67%) PHP
9 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET
9 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (20.00%) jQuery
10 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (20.00%) HTML5
10 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 3 (20.00%) Logistics
10 3 (20.00%) XAML
10 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (20.00%) Clustering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SyteLine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Database Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) WPF
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
5 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (20.00%) HTML
5 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) OOP
1 4 (26.67%) OO
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Logistics
2 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (13.33%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) VB
2 11 (73.33%) VB6
3 10 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) C#
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
7 3 (20.00%) XAML
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Infor