The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 24 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 6 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.32% 21.88% 28.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 21.88% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 21
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
VB.NET
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
72 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 75.79% 100.00% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 53
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Torfaen region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Torfaen

VB.NET
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cwmbran -14 6 £30,000 +9.09%
VB.NET
South Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SOAP
5 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) VB
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) Statistics
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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.

Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) REST
5 3 (42.86%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) XHTML
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSD
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft