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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 18 29 13
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 9.46% 4.07% 9.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.96% 6.02% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,900 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
54 83 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 72.97% 67.48% 87.80%
Number of salaries quoted 46 71 36
Average salary £43,500 £45,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.39% +36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram 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 29 April 2016. 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 +11 7 £50,000 +53.84%
VB.NET
South Wales

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Web Services
4 9 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 6 (33.33%) SQL
6 6 (33.33%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) C++
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (22.22%) Energy Management
9 3 (16.67%) Coaching
9 3 (16.67%) People Management
9 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (16.67%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
9 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 2 (11.11%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Junior
2 6 (33.33%) Junior Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Energy Management
4 4 (22.22%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) People Management
5 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Product Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) V-Model
7 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle