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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 95 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.64% 2.57% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 13
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
672 739 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.48% 52.15% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 602 619 562
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 25 August 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 August 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 +5 8 £32,000 -0.41% 1
West Wales -21 3 £25,000 -16.66% 1
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 23 (69.70%) SQL
4 21 (63.64%) CSS
5 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
7 17 (51.52%) MVC
8 16 (48.48%) jQuery
9 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
10 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
11 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (18.18%) Ajax
13 6 (18.18%) Degree
13 6 (18.18%) JSON
13 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
13 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 5 (15.15%) Internet
14 5 (15.15%) IIS
14 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
14 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
14 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
14 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
15 4 (12.12%) SDLC
15 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
15 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (12.12%) Web Design
15 4 (12.12%) VB6
15 4 (12.12%) WCF

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 (15.15%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) QlikView
2 3 (9.09%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.03%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 14 (42.42%) Software Developer
4 10 (30.30%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Junior
5 6 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Systems Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
3 21 (63.64%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) jQuery
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET
6 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (18.18%) Ajax
7 6 (18.18%) JSON
8 5 (15.15%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.12%) EDI
9 4 (12.12%) LINQ
9 4 (12.12%) WCF
9 4 (12.12%) Web Services
9 4 (12.12%) XHTML
10 3 (9.09%) XML
11 2 (6.06%) HTML5
12 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) SDLC
4 4 (12.12%) Web Design
5 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 3 (9.09%) ETL
5 3 (9.09%) ETL Development
6 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Presales
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) C#
2 23 (69.70%) SQL
3 18 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) VB6
6 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.06%) Java
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) VBScript
8 1 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (3.03%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) OpenView
1 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.03%) OPNET
2 1 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) CA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Juniper
3 2 (6.06%) Riverbed
3 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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