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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 72 64 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -38
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 24 23 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.00% 2.50% 8.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.04% 5.48% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 67
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
594 420 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.54% 45.70% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 514 364 497
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -2 11 £31,000 -6.76% 2
Torfaen -15 5 £32,500 -18.75%
Newport -11 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Caerphilly - 3 £35,000 -
Bridgend 0 2 £28,000 -6.66% 3
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (68.52%) C#
3 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 29 (53.70%) SQL
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 21 (38.89%) MVC
6 21 (38.89%) Scrum
7 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (35.19%) T-SQL
9 18 (33.33%) HTML
10 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
10 17 (31.48%) CSS
10 17 (31.48%) XML
11 15 (27.78%) WCF
12 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (24.07%) Web Services
12 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
12 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
13 12 (22.22%) VB
13 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (20.37%) jQuery
14 11 (20.37%) TDD
15 10 (18.52%) Finance
16 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
16 9 (16.67%) Windows
16 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (14.81%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (24.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (3.70%) MS Access
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) SSDT
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.56%) MSTest
3 3 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (5.56%) Moq
3 3 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Designer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Designer
10 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
4 17 (31.48%) CSS
4 17 (31.48%) XML
5 15 (27.78%) WCF
6 13 (24.07%) Web Services
7 11 (20.37%) jQuery
8 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (14.81%) Ajax
10 7 (12.96%) WinForms
10 7 (12.96%) WPF
10 7 (12.96%) SOAP
11 6 (11.11%) XSLT
12 4 (7.41%) LINQ
12 4 (7.41%) LINQ to SQL
13 3 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.56%) Social Network
4 3 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.70%) Statistics
6 1 (1.85%) iSeries
6 1 (1.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) AIX
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) MVC
1 21 (38.89%) Scrum
2 20 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) OO
5 6 (11.11%) OOP
5 6 (11.11%) Web Development
6 5 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.41%) MVVM
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
8 3 (5.56%) Kanban
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.56%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.70%) UML
9 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) T-SQL
4 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.22%) VB
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 3 (5.56%) VBA
7 3 (5.56%) VB6
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.70%) Python
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) XAML
9 1 (1.85%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) COBOL
9 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) SAP
3 3 (5.56%) Facebook
3 3 (5.56%) Twitter
4 1 (1.85%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Telerik
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago