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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 65 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 81 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.44% 6.84% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 10.87% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 80 64
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £38,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
571 745 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.58% 62.92% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 503 679 470
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,040 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -16 13 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Torfaen -13 6 £30,000 +9.09%
Newport -2 3 £32,750 -6.42%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £19,000 -
Bridgend +10 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Glamorgan - 1 £27,500 -
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
3 47 (85.45%) ASP.NET
4 39 (70.91%) SQL
5 32 (58.18%) T-SQL
6 31 (56.36%) C#
6 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
6 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
7 30 (54.55%) HTML
7 30 (54.55%) CSS
8 27 (49.09%) XML
9 26 (47.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (40.00%) Web Services
11 21 (38.18%) jQuery
12 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 19 (34.55%) SOAP
14 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
14 18 (32.73%) Web Development
15 16 (29.09%) Finance
16 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (25.45%) MVC
17 14 (25.45%) Scrum
18 13 (23.64%) SAP
18 13 (23.64%) Crystal Reports
19 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
19 12 (21.82%) LINQ
19 12 (21.82%) LINQ to SQL
20 11 (20.00%) WCF
20 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
21 10 (18.18%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.64%) CMS
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (87.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (47.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (23.64%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.45%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (90.91%) Developer
2 29 (52.73%) .NET Developer
3 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Junior
6 7 (12.73%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Junior Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Graduate
10 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Senior VB.NET Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.45%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (3.64%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) ASP.NET
3 30 (54.55%) CSS
3 30 (54.55%) HTML
4 27 (49.09%) XML
5 22 (40.00%) Web Services
6 21 (38.18%) jQuery
7 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (34.55%) SOAP
9 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
9 12 (21.82%) LINQ to SQL
9 12 (21.82%) LINQ
10 11 (20.00%) WCF
11 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (10.91%) XSLT
13 4 (7.27%) WinForms
13 4 (7.27%) COM
14 3 (5.45%) Ajax
14 3 (5.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Statistics
4 2 (3.64%) EPoS
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) Web Development
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.45%) MVC
3 14 (25.45%) Scrum
4 8 (14.55%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) TDD
6 4 (7.27%) OOP
6 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.27%) BDD
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
8 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.64%) ERP
8 2 (3.64%) Content Management
9 1 (1.82%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 32 (58.18%) T-SQL
3 31 (56.36%) C#
3 31 (56.36%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.18%) VB
5 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 2 (3.64%) Python
6 2 (3.64%) VB6
7 1 (1.82%) C++
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) HND
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (56.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) SAP
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum To £26K
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bluetownonline
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago