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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 64 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.20% 2.84% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 6.32% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 33
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
607 506 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.39% 44.94% 52.02%
Number of salaries quoted 518 466 517
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +8 21 £32,135 +8.01% 5
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £52,500 -
Newport -17 1 £30,500 -12.85%
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) C#
3 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (42.00%) SQL
7 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
8 19 (38.00%) MVC
9 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (36.00%) HTML
9 18 (36.00%) SDLC
10 17 (34.00%) CSS
11 16 (32.00%) Scrum
12 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (30.00%) WCF
12 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
13 13 (26.00%) Windows
13 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (24.00%) OO
15 11 (22.00%) jQuery
16 10 (20.00%) Finance
16 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 10 (20.00%) XML
16 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
17 9 (18.00%) OOP
17 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
18 8 (16.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visualfiles
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (54.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) SSDT
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (26.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) MSTest
3 3 (6.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.00%) Moq
3 3 (6.00%) NUnit
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.00%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (78.00%) Developer
2 27 (54.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
5 6 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 4 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Junior
8 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Junior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) CSS
5 15 (30.00%) WCF
6 11 (22.00%) jQuery
7 10 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (16.00%) WinForms
8 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (14.00%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (12.00%) Ajax
10 6 (12.00%) WPF
11 5 (10.00%) Web Services
11 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
12 4 (8.00%) Highcharts JS
12 4 (8.00%) HTML5
12 4 (8.00%) SignalR
13 3 (6.00%) Unity DI Container
13 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Social Network
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) iSeries
5 1 (2.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.00%) W3C
5 1 (2.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) AIX
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) MVC
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.00%) SDLC
3 16 (32.00%) Scrum
4 12 (24.00%) OO
5 9 (18.00%) OOP
6 6 (12.00%) TDD
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
7 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.00%) MVVM
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) Kanban
9 3 (6.00%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (6.00%) Automation Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.00%) Software Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Web Development
10 2 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) SQL
3 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (12.00%) VB
6 3 (6.00%) VBA
6 3 (6.00%) COBOL
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Facebook
2 3 (6.00%) Twitter
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Telerik
3 1 (2.00%) DevExpress
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £29,500 to £34,750 per annum + bonus + benefits + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 25 days ago