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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
UK / Wales
Rank 87 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.81% 1.06% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.50% 2.12% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 9
Median salary £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.72% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £22,400 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £42,000 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
600 612 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.15% 49.84% 55.29%
Number of salaries quoted 534 524 640
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
North Wales - 5 £28,500 -
South Wales +4 4 £36,000 +28.57% 1
VB
UK

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
4 5 (31.25%) MS Access
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) VBScript
7 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) WCF
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (6.25%) 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MS Access
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Access Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Access VBA Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Excel Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Excel VBA Developer
3 5 (31.25%) VB Developer
3 5 (31.25%) VBA Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Graduate
5 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) JSON
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) WPF
4 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) ETL Development
3 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) VB.NET
2 6 (37.50%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) VBA
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) HNC
1 1 (6.25%) HND
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago