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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.54% 5.81% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.87% 9.57% 13.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 69
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
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
596 669 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.23% 60.71% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 546 607 487
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -12 10 £30,000 -4.76% 1
Torfaen -13 6 £30,000 +9.09%
Bridgend +11 4 £26,000 -13.33%
Newport +2 4 £32,750 -6.42% 1
Glamorgan - 2 £25,750 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £19,000 -
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (81.13%) ASP.NET
3 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
4 33 (62.26%) SQL
5 28 (52.83%) T-SQL
5 28 (52.83%) C#
6 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
7 26 (49.06%) HTML
7 26 (49.06%) CSS
8 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
9 23 (43.40%) XML
10 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 17 (32.08%) jQuery
11 17 (32.08%) Web Development
11 17 (32.08%) Web Services
12 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
12 16 (30.19%) MVC
13 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (26.42%) Finance
14 14 (26.42%) Scrum
14 14 (26.42%) SOAP
15 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
16 11 (20.75%) WCF
16 11 (20.75%) SAP
16 11 (20.75%) Crystal Reports
17 10 (18.87%) LINQ
17 10 (18.87%) LINQ to SQL
18 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
18 9 (16.98%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (3.77%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.77%) CMS
1 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (77.36%) SQL Server
2 19 (35.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (20.75%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.77%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Software Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Designer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Designer
10 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (81.13%) ASP.NET
3 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 26 (49.06%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) XML
5 17 (32.08%) Web Services
5 17 (32.08%) jQuery
6 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (26.42%) SOAP
8 12 (22.64%) .NET Framework
9 11 (20.75%) WCF
10 10 (18.87%) LINQ
10 10 (18.87%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (13.21%) XSLT
13 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (7.55%) WinForms
14 4 (7.55%) Ajax
14 4 (7.55%) MSMQ
15 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Statistics
4 2 (3.77%) EPoS
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Web Development
2 16 (30.19%) MVC
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
3 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.21%) TDD
5 5 (9.43%) OO
6 4 (7.55%) OOP
6 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.77%) ERP
8 2 (3.77%) Content Management
9 1 (1.89%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.89%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 33 (62.26%) SQL
2 28 (52.83%) T-SQL
2 28 (52.83%) C#
3 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) VB6
7 2 (3.77%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) HND
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCSD
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) SAP
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago