The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 80 51 26
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 21 26 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.75% 3.11% 7.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 6.79% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 62
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
662 383 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 55.07% 45.76% 57.85%
Number of salaries quoted 583 332 480
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in South Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in South Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in South 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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Cardiff -16 11 £31,000 -7.46% 1
Newport -12 4 £32,500 -4.41% 1
Bridgend +5 3 £26,000 -16.12% 1
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 - 1
Glamorgan -5 1 £24,000 -12.72%
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
3 32 (68.09%) C#
4 30 (63.83%) SQL
5 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
6 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
7 20 (42.55%) MVC
8 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
9 18 (38.30%) CSS
10 17 (36.17%) XML
10 17 (36.17%) HTML
11 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
11 16 (34.04%) Scrum
12 14 (29.79%) Web Services
12 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (27.66%) WCF
14 12 (25.53%) jQuery
14 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
14 12 (25.53%) VB
15 10 (21.28%) TDD
15 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
16 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
17 8 (17.02%) Finance
17 8 (17.02%) SOAP
17 8 (17.02%) Web Development
18 7 (14.89%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 1 (2.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Project
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (59.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.64%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) MS Access
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.26%) MSTest
4 2 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (4.26%) Moq
4 2 (4.26%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Designer
8 3 (6.38%) Systems Designer
9 2 (4.26%) Graduate
9 2 (4.26%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (70.21%) ASP.NET
3 18 (38.30%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) XML
4 17 (36.17%) HTML
5 14 (29.79%) Web Services
6 13 (27.66%) WCF
7 12 (25.53%) jQuery
8 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (19.15%) .NET Framework
9 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (17.02%) SOAP
11 6 (12.77%) WinForms
11 6 (12.77%) XSLT
11 6 (12.77%) WPF
11 6 (12.77%) Ajax
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (10.64%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (10.64%) LINQ
13 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.26%) Social Network
4 2 (4.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) MVC
2 16 (34.04%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (21.28%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) Web Development
6 7 (14.89%) OO
7 6 (12.77%) OOP
8 4 (8.51%) BDD
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) MVVM
9 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.26%) UML
10 2 (4.26%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.26%) Kanban
10 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
11 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (2.13%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) C#
2 30 (63.83%) SQL
3 22 (46.81%) T-SQL
4 16 (34.04%) JavaScript
5 12 (25.53%) VB
6 3 (6.38%) VB6
6 3 (6.38%) VBA
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
8 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.13%) XAML
8 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) VCP4
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) Facebook
3 2 (4.26%) Twitter
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago