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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 76 91 77
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 21 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.58% 1.19% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 2.47% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 20
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,900 £35,350
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
645 688 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.68% 48.31% 45.02%
Number of salaries quoted 569 571 534
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +10 11 £30,000 -18.91% 5
West Wales -8 6 £45,000 +143.24%
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 30 (85.71%) C#
2 29 (82.86%) .NET
3 27 (77.14%) HTML
4 24 (68.57%) CSS
5 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (60.00%) MVC
7 20 (57.14%) SQL
7 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
8 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
8 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (54.29%) jQuery
9 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (34.29%) XML
11 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.71%) Ajax
12 9 (25.71%) JSON
13 8 (22.86%) QA
13 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (20.00%) Degree
15 6 (17.14%) Finance
16 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
16 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
16 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
17 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 4 (11.43%) LINQ
17 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
17 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
17 4 (11.43%) Mobile App

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 4 (11.43%) IIS
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 22 (62.86%) .NET Developer
3 19 (54.29%) Software Developer
4 12 (34.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Junior
6 7 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Junior Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Junior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (8.57%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (82.86%) .NET
2 27 (77.14%) HTML
3 24 (68.57%) CSS
4 19 (54.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (54.29%) jQuery
5 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (34.29%) XML
7 9 (25.71%) Ajax
7 9 (25.71%) JSON
8 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (11.43%) EDI
9 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
9 4 (11.43%) LINQ
9 4 (11.43%) XHTML
10 3 (8.57%) WCF
10 3 (8.57%) Web Services
11 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
1 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.43%) Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Practice Management
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.86%) Presales
6 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) Java
5 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VB6
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) C++
8 1 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
1 2 (5.71%) OpenView
1 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.86%) OPNET
2 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) CA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco
2 2 (5.71%) F5
2 2 (5.71%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) Juniper
2 2 (5.71%) Riverbed
2 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
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