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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 81 89 83
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.56% 1.45% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 3.04% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 19
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
660 658 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.18% 47.68% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 587 566 491
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 15 £40,000 +11.88% 7
West Wales -12 4 £45,000 - 1
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 23 (82.14%) C#
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) CSS
4 16 (57.14%) MVC
4 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 16 (57.14%) SQL
5 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (46.43%) jQuery
8 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (39.29%) XML
10 8 (28.57%) QA
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) JSON
11 7 (25.00%) Ajax
12 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (21.43%) Degree
12 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
12 6 (21.43%) Finance
13 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
13 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (14.29%) Java
14 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
14 3 (10.71%) Web Services
14 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
14 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
14 3 (10.71%) AngularJS

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 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Law
3 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 18 (64.29%) .NET Developer
3 16 (57.14%) Software Developer
4 10 (35.71%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (35.71%) Senior Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 7 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Developer
7 5 (17.86%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Junior .NET Software Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Performance Consultant
9 2 (7.14%) Senior Performance Consultant
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) CSS
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 13 (46.43%) jQuery
6 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 11 (39.29%) XML
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
8 7 (25.00%) JSON
9 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
11 3 (10.71%) Web Services
12 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 2 (7.14%) EDI
12 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
12 2 (7.14%) LINQ
12 2 (7.14%) SOAP
12 2 (7.14%) WCF
12 2 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) MVC
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Practice Management
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) Business Development
5 1 (3.57%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (3.57%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) Perl
6 2 (7.14%) VB6
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.14%) Nagios
1 2 (7.14%) OpenView
1 2 (7.14%) OPNET
1 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) CA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
2 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.57%) BMC
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Compuware
3 1 (3.57%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (3.57%) NetQoS
3 1 (3.57%) NetScout
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Swansea
Rock Commercial Recruitment
Posted: 22 days ago