The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 64 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.74% 3.87% 4.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 7.50% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 40
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,750 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
543 560 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.93% 51.66% 52.19%
Number of salaries quoted 501 508 392
Average salary £33,000 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.75% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Wales

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 0 19 £30,000 +5.26% 5
Torfaen +1 5 £21,500 -35.82%
Newport -13 4 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bridgend +7 2 £43,750 +50.86% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £32,500 -
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
3 42 (72.41%) C#
4 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 36 (62.07%) SQL
6 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
7 27 (46.55%) HTML
7 27 (46.55%) CSS
7 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
8 25 (43.10%) T-SQL
9 23 (39.66%) MVC
10 19 (32.76%) Scrum
11 18 (31.03%) jQuery
11 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (27.59%) WinForms
12 16 (27.59%) Web Services
13 15 (25.86%) Windows
13 15 (25.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (25.86%) WCF
14 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 14 (24.14%) VB
15 13 (22.41%) XML
16 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (18.97%) Degree
17 11 (18.97%) Finance
17 11 (18.97%) SOAP
17 11 (18.97%) OO
17 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
18 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.72%) MS Access
8 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.34%) MSTest
3 6 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (10.34%) Moq
3 6 (10.34%) NUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Electronics
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (89.66%) Developer
2 40 (68.97%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Junior
4 10 (17.24%) Junior Developer
5 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Junior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Graduate
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
11 2 (3.45%) VB.NET Programmer
11 2 (3.45%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 27 (46.55%) CSS
3 27 (46.55%) HTML
4 18 (31.03%) jQuery
4 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 16 (27.59%) WinForms
5 16 (27.59%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) WCF
7 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
8 13 (22.41%) XML
9 11 (18.97%) SOAP
10 10 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (10.34%) Unity DI Container
12 6 (10.34%) LINQ to SQL
12 6 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (10.34%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
1 6 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) MVC
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 11 (18.97%) OO
4 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
4 9 (15.52%) Web Development
5 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.79%) TDD
6 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.34%) Kanban
7 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (10.34%) MVVM
7 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.62%) Project Management
9 3 (5.17%) OOP
10 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.45%) Content Management
11 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.72%) ERP
11 1 (1.72%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) C#
2 36 (62.07%) SQL
3 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
4 25 (43.10%) T-SQL
5 14 (24.14%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) VBA
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) VB6
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28900 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago