The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 81 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 13 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.14% 0.41% 1.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.39% 0.89% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 18
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,600 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £38,500 £39,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
VB
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 559 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.85% 46.35% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 489 493 452
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VB
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VB Salary Trend in South Wales

VB
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in South Wales

VB
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +14 12 £35,000 -5.40% 1
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
VB
Wales

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VB.

1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) .NET
3 18 (75.00%) HTML
4 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 15 (62.50%) CSS
5 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
6 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (50.00%) XML
7 12 (50.00%) MVC
8 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (37.50%) jQuery
9 8 (33.33%) QA
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) JSON
11 5 (20.83%) Ajax
12 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 4 (16.67%) Java
13 3 (12.50%) Banking
13 3 (12.50%) Advertising
13 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
13 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
13 3 (12.50%) Web Services
13 3 (12.50%) AngularJS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 16 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 15 (62.50%) Software Developer
4 11 (45.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (41.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (41.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (29.17%) Junior
6 7 (29.17%) Junior Developer
6 7 (29.17%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 7 (29.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (16.67%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
9 3 (12.50%) Junior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
10 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
11 1 (4.17%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 15 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (62.50%) CSS
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (37.50%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Ajax
7 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (8.33%) HTML5
10 2 (8.33%) SOAP
10 2 (8.33%) WCF
11 1 (4.17%) CSS3
11 1 (4.17%) Sass
11 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Practice Management
3 2 (8.33%) SDLC
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Presales
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 13 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) C++
7 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) OpenView
1 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.17%) OPNET
2 1 (4.17%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) CA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) F5
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) Riverbed
2 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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