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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 24 47
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 96 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.41% 8.29% 4.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 15.05% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 23 96 43
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £28,550 £26,548
10% offered a salary of more than £32,918 £38,000 £35,000
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
554 638 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.25% 55.09% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 492 585 389
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 22 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Newport -10 2 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Torfaen -13 1 £40,000 +19.40%
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 44 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 38 (63.33%) C#
4 38 (63.33%) SQL
5 33 (55.00%) T-SQL
5 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
6 31 (51.67%) HTML
6 31 (51.67%) CSS
7 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
8 21 (35.00%) jQuery
8 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 20 (33.33%) XML
10 19 (31.67%) MVC
10 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (30.00%) Scrum
12 17 (28.33%) Web Services
13 16 (26.67%) Finance
13 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (25.00%) Web Development
14 15 (25.00%) WinForms
14 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
15 14 (23.33%) VB
15 14 (23.33%) SOAP
15 14 (23.33%) Windows
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (21.67%) WCF
17 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
17 12 (20.00%) Degree
18 11 (18.33%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (3.33%) CMS
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (31.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (21.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (18.33%) Crystal Reports
4 11 (18.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (10.00%) Moq
3 6 (10.00%) MSTest
3 6 (10.00%) NUnit
General
1 16 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (93.33%) Developer
2 37 (61.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Junior
4 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
5 10 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Graduate
8 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Systems Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 31 (51.67%) HTML
3 31 (51.67%) CSS
4 21 (35.00%) jQuery
4 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 20 (33.33%) XML
6 17 (28.33%) Web Services
7 15 (25.00%) WinForms
8 14 (23.33%) SOAP
9 13 (21.67%) WCF
10 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (16.67%) LINQ
11 10 (16.67%) LINQ to SQL
12 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (11.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (10.00%) Spring.NET
13 6 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
13 6 (10.00%) Ninject
13 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) MVC
2 18 (30.00%) Scrum
3 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.00%) Web Development
5 11 (18.33%) OO
6 8 (13.33%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) MVVM
7 6 (10.00%) Web Application Development
7 6 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.00%) Kanban
8 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.00%) OOP
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
10 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.33%) ERP
10 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.33%) Content Management
11 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) C#
1 38 (63.33%) SQL
2 33 (55.00%) T-SQL
2 33 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (23.33%) VB
4 2 (3.33%) PHP
4 2 (3.33%) VBA
4 2 (3.33%) VB6
5 1 (1.67%) C
5 1 (1.67%) C++
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) HND
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28900 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago