The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 87 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB 19 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.42% 1.37% 1.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.84% 2.63% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 13
Median salary £32,000 £32,130 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.40% -8.20%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
669 723 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.07% 52.20% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 592 596 562
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VB
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VB Salary Trend in Wales

VB
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Wales

VB
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 11 £30,000 -6.62% 2
West Wales -14 5 £45,000 +143.24% 1
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VB.

1 29 (76.32%) C#
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 25 (65.79%) SQL
4 23 (60.53%) CSS
5 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
7 20 (52.63%) MVC
8 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 18 (47.37%) jQuery
10 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
11 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (26.32%) XML
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
13 8 (21.05%) Ajax
13 8 (21.05%) Degree
13 8 (21.05%) JSON
14 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (15.79%) Finance
15 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
15 6 (15.79%) QA
15 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
16 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
16 5 (13.16%) IIS
16 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
16 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
16 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
17 4 (10.53%) Internet
17 4 (10.53%) Telecoms

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) QlikView
2 3 (7.89%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Law
4 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (89.47%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 19 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (31.58%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Junior
6 7 (18.42%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Junior Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Junior .NET Software Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
9 3 (7.89%) QlikView Developer
9 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) HTML
3 23 (60.53%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) jQuery
5 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
6 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 8 (21.05%) Ajax
8 8 (21.05%) JSON
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
11 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 4 (10.53%) EDI
11 4 (10.53%) LINQ
11 4 (10.53%) WCF
11 4 (10.53%) XHTML
12 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.89%) HTML5
12 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Client/Server
1 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Android
1 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) MVC
3 5 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.53%) SDLC
4 4 (10.53%) Web Design
5 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 3 (7.89%) ETL Development
6 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (5.26%) Practice Management
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) ERP
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) TDD
7 1 (2.63%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.53%) Java
6 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.53%) VB6
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
1 2 (5.26%) OpenView
1 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.63%) OPNET
2 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 2 (5.26%) CA
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) F5
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Juniper
3 2 (5.26%) Riverbed
3 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.63%) VMware
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