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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 83 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.06% 0.64% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.15% 1.24% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 9
Median salary £30,000 £32,130 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.62% -1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £45,750 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
558 647 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.51% 52.09% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 516 549 496
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +16 10 £28,250 -12.08%
Newport - 2 £35,000 -
VB
Wales

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (77.78%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) .NET
4 15 (55.56%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
6 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 11 (40.74%) MVC
8 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (37.04%) XML
10 9 (33.33%) jQuery
11 6 (22.22%) QA
11 6 (22.22%) Finance
12 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (14.81%) WCF
13 4 (14.81%) Ajax
13 4 (14.81%) JSON
13 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
13 4 (14.81%) Java
13 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
13 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
13 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
13 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.81%) SDLC
14 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
14 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
14 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (11.11%) Advertising

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) QlikView
2 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Advertising
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Law
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Publishing
5 1 (3.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Software Developer
4 10 (37.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 6 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (18.52%) Junior
8 5 (18.52%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (18.52%) Junior Developer
9 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Junior .NET Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (11.11%) QlikView Developer
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
10 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
11 1 (3.70%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 15 (55.56%) CSS
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
4 11 (40.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (37.04%) XML
6 9 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.81%) JSON
7 4 (14.81%) WCF
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.41%) CSS3
9 2 (7.41%) SOAP
10 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
10 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
10 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.70%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (40.74%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) SDLC
4 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) ETL
4 3 (11.11%) ETL Development
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Practice Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) VB6
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.41%) Nagios
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
1 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.70%) OPNET
2 1 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Juniper
3 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
3 2 (7.41%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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