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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 107 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 1.64% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 3.23% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 11
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £23,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,500 £37,500
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
716 651 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.55% 50.94% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 644 546 569
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 4 £30,000 -4.00%
North Wales -5 1 £28,500 -28.75% 1
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (26.67%) MVC
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) SAP BW
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) VB6
6 3 (20.00%) Subversion
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) QlikView
6 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (20.00%) ETL Development
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework

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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) QlikView
2 3 (20.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) ETL Development
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) VB6
4 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
Wrexham, Clwyd
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