The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 78 69 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -40
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 29 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.21% 2.24% 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 4.65% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 86
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,754 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
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
744 624 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 53.07% 48.26% 54.04%
Number of salaries quoted 627 553 633
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wales region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -13 22 £32,500 +8.33% 2
North Wales - 5 £38,750 - 1
West Wales +7 2 £30,000 +33.33%
Mid Wales - 1 £37,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (71.88%) C#
3 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
4 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 27 (42.19%) HTML
5 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (37.50%) MVC
6 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 23 (35.94%) CSS
8 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
9 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
10 19 (29.69%) WCF
11 18 (28.13%) OO
11 18 (28.13%) SQL
12 16 (25.00%) VB
12 16 (25.00%) OOP
13 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (23.44%) Scrum
13 15 (23.44%) jQuery
13 15 (23.44%) SDLC
14 14 (21.88%) Windows
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
16 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
16 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (17.19%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (17.19%) WPF
17 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
18 10 (15.63%) Entity Framework

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.25%) IIS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.56%) DNN
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.56%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.56%) SSDT
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 12 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.56%) Moq
4 1 (1.56%) MSTest
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.56%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.94%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.56%) German Language
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 45 (70.31%) Developer
2 32 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Software Engineer
4 9 (14.06%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Applications Support
6 6 (9.38%) AWS Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Junior
9 3 (4.69%) Junior Developer
10 2 (3.13%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior QA Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (54.69%) ASP.NET
3 27 (42.19%) HTML
4 23 (35.94%) CSS
5 19 (29.69%) WCF
6 15 (23.44%) jQuery
7 13 (20.31%) .NET Framework
8 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (17.19%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (17.19%) WPF
10 10 (15.63%) Entity Framework
10 10 (15.63%) HTML5
11 9 (14.06%) WinForms
12 6 (9.38%) XML
12 6 (9.38%) Highcharts JS
12 6 (9.38%) SignalR
13 5 (7.81%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.81%) Ajax
14 4 (6.25%) Web Services
15 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.13%) W3C
2 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.56%) iSeries
3 1 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.56%) PlayStation
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.56%) Social Network
3 1 (1.56%) AS400
3 1 (1.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) UNIX
2 1 (1.56%) AIX
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) MVC
3 18 (28.13%) OO
4 16 (25.00%) OOP
5 15 (23.44%) Scrum
5 15 (23.44%) SDLC
6 12 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 6 (9.38%) SOA
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.69%) TDD
10 2 (3.13%) Workflow
10 2 (3.13%) Web Development
10 2 (3.13%) Software Testing
10 2 (3.13%) Test Automation
10 2 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (1.56%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.56%) MVVM
11 1 (1.56%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 46 (71.88%) C#
2 21 (32.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 16 (25.00%) VB
5 8 (12.50%) VB6
5 8 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.94%) XAML
7 4 (6.25%) PHP
8 3 (4.69%) Java
8 3 (4.69%) COBOL
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.56%) VBScript
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Facebook
2 1 (1.56%) Twitter
2 1 (1.56%) DevExpress
2 1 (1.56%) Infor
2 1 (1.56%) IBM
2 1 (1.56%) VMware
2 1 (1.56%) Telerik
Bangor, Gwynedd
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £23000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £21000 - £33500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago