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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 61 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 78 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.46% 7.59% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.76% 13.15% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 68 39
Average salary £30,000 £31,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +2.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
434 593 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.76% 57.68% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 378 534 407
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -20 9 £33,500 +21.81% 2
Bridgend +3 7 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Newport -7 6 £26,000 -30.66% 3
Torfaen -5 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (72.37%) C#
3 54 (71.05%) SQL Server
4 49 (64.47%) ASP.NET
5 39 (51.32%) SQL
6 38 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 36 (47.37%) HTML
8 32 (42.11%) CSS
9 29 (38.16%) XML
9 29 (38.16%) MVC
10 28 (36.84%) Ajax
10 28 (36.84%) VB
11 27 (35.53%) Web Services
11 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
12 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
13 24 (31.58%) jQuery
14 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (23.68%) WCF
15 18 (23.68%) VB6
15 18 (23.68%) SOAP
15 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
15 18 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
17 15 (19.74%) Scrum
18 14 (18.42%) Windows
18 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
18 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
20 12 (15.79%) REST
20 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
1 4 (5.26%) Mule
2 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
2 1 (1.32%) MPLS
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) WAN
2 1 (1.32%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.32%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 14 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) NUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.63%) Moq
3 2 (2.63%) MSTest
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Local Government
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (77.63%) Developer
2 42 (55.26%) .NET Developer
3 11 (14.47%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Junior Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Junior
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Programmer
5 8 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) .NET Programmer
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (6.58%) VB Developer
7 5 (6.58%) VB.NET Programmer
7 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (64.47%) ASP.NET
3 36 (47.37%) HTML
4 32 (42.11%) CSS
5 29 (38.16%) XML
6 28 (36.84%) Ajax
7 27 (35.53%) Web Services
7 27 (35.53%) .NET Framework
8 24 (31.58%) jQuery
9 18 (23.68%) WCF
9 18 (23.68%) SOAP
9 18 (23.68%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (15.79%) REST
11 9 (11.84%) XSLT
11 9 (11.84%) WinForms
12 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (5.26%) MSMQ
13 4 (5.26%) JSP
13 4 (5.26%) WPF
14 3 (3.95%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) iSeries
2 2 (2.63%) Open Source
2 2 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) MVC
2 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Scrum
4 8 (10.53%) UML
5 6 (7.89%) OO
5 6 (7.89%) Strategic Planning
5 6 (7.89%) Data Analysis
5 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (7.89%) Web Development
6 5 (6.58%) OOD
7 4 (5.26%) TDD
7 4 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 2 (2.63%) Project Management
8 2 (2.63%) MVVM
8 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.63%) Kanban
8 2 (2.63%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (1.32%) Web Design
9 1 (1.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) C#
2 39 (51.32%) SQL
3 38 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (36.84%) VB
5 18 (23.68%) VB6
6 16 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.89%) Java
8 4 (5.26%) VBA
8 4 (5.26%) XPath
9 3 (3.95%) C
10 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.63%) VC++
11 1 (1.32%) Delphi
11 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.32%) RPG
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco
4 1 (1.32%) Remedy
4 1 (1.32%) Intel
4 1 (1.32%) Nortel
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