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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 66 64 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 33 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.05% 3.13% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.34% 7.05% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 65
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £39,600 £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
553 468 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.26% 44.32% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 493 424 550
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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 9 £30,375 +1.25% 3
Torfaen -17 5 £32,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 4 £52,500 -
Bridgend -8 2 £28,000 -6.66%
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 -
Newport -21 1 £34,000 -2.85% 1
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (65.91%) C#
3 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
3 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
4 20 (45.45%) SQL
5 17 (38.64%) MVC
5 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
6 16 (36.36%) Scrum
6 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.09%) Visual Studio
8 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
8 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (29.55%) HTML
9 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
9 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (27.27%) WCF
10 12 (27.27%) CSS
11 11 (25.00%) Windows
11 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (22.73%) jQuery
13 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
13 9 (20.45%) XML
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 8 (18.18%) Finance
14 8 (18.18%) VB
14 8 (18.18%) OO
15 7 (15.91%) Ajax
15 7 (15.91%) WPF
15 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Project
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Visual Studio
2 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (6.82%) Moq
3 3 (6.82%) MSTest
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
4 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 18 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Designer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Designer
8 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 2 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 13 (29.55%) HTML
4 12 (27.27%) WCF
4 12 (27.27%) CSS
5 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 9 (20.45%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 7 (15.91%) Ajax
8 7 (15.91%) WPF
8 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.64%) WinForms
10 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
11 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (9.09%) Highcharts JS
11 4 (9.09%) SignalR
11 4 (9.09%) HTML5
12 3 (6.82%) Spring.NET
12 3 (6.82%) Silverlight
12 3 (6.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.82%) Social Network
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) iSeries
5 1 (2.27%) AS400
5 1 (2.27%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (2.27%) AIX
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) MVC
2 16 (36.36%) Scrum
2 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) OO
4 6 (13.64%) TDD
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (11.36%) SOA
5 5 (11.36%) OOP
6 4 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) MVVM
6 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.82%) Kanban
7 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) C#
2 20 (45.45%) SQL
3 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 13 (29.55%) JavaScript
5 8 (18.18%) VB
6 4 (9.09%) VBA
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) VB6
8 1 (2.27%) XAML
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) COBOL
8 1 (2.27%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Facebook
2 3 (6.82%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
3 1 (2.27%) Telerik
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) DevExpress
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Business Measurement Ltd
Salary: dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago