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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 60 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 32 42 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.80% 3.84% 4.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 7.43% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 32 41 39
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 £39,800 £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
551 565 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.21% 51.65% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 508 513 395
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 £24,000 £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 28 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 28 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 -2 19 £30,000 +5.26% 4
Torfaen +2 5 £21,500 -35.82%
Newport -11 5 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bridgend +6 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 28 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 47 (81.03%) SQL Server
3 42 (72.41%) C#
4 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 36 (62.07%) SQL
6 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
7 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
8 27 (46.55%) HTML
8 27 (46.55%) CSS
9 25 (43.10%) T-SQL
10 22 (37.93%) MVC
11 19 (32.76%) Scrum
12 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 17 (29.31%) jQuery
14 16 (27.59%) WinForms
14 16 (27.59%) Web Services
15 15 (25.86%) Windows
15 15 (25.86%) WCF
15 15 (25.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
16 14 (24.14%) VB
17 13 (22.41%) XML
18 12 (20.69%) Visual Studio
18 12 (20.69%) Finance
18 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (18.97%) Degree
19 11 (18.97%) SOAP
19 11 (18.97%) OO
20 10 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 10 (17.24%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 28 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%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (81.03%) 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 12 (20.69%) 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 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
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%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET 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%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Graduate
10 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
11 2 (3.45%) .NET Team Leader
11 2 (3.45%) Junior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 27 (46.55%) HTML
3 27 (46.55%) CSS
4 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 17 (29.31%) jQuery
6 16 (27.59%) WinForms
6 16 (27.59%) Web Services
7 15 (25.86%) WCF
8 14 (24.14%) .NET Framework
9 13 (22.41%) XML
10 11 (18.97%) SOAP
11 9 (15.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (10.34%) LINQ to SQL
13 6 (10.34%) Castle Windsor
13 6 (10.34%) Ninject
13 6 (10.34%) Spring.NET
13 6 (10.34%) WPF
13 6 (10.34%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) MVC
2 19 (32.76%) Scrum
3 11 (18.97%) OO
4 10 (17.24%) Web Development
5 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (10.34%) MVVM
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.34%) Kanban
8 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
9 5 (8.62%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) OOP
11 2 (3.45%) Content Management
11 2 (3.45%) ERP
11 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.72%) Change Management
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%) VB6
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28900 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago