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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 59 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 33 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.63% 2.91% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.22% 5.92% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 82
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
690 557 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.44% 49.07% 59.86%
Number of salaries quoted 586 496 604
Average salary £36,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 March 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 March 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 -8 23 £32,500 -0.76% 4
North Wales +2 11 £33,500 -10.66%
West Wales +12 1 - -
Mid Wales - 1 £36,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (64.71%) SQL Server
3 43 (63.24%) C#
4 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET
5 38 (55.88%) SQL
6 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
7 29 (42.65%) T-SQL
8 23 (33.82%) HTML
8 23 (33.82%) MVC
9 22 (32.35%) Scrum
9 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (32.35%) CSS
10 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
10 21 (30.88%) VB
11 17 (25.00%) XML
11 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 15 (22.06%) WCF
12 15 (22.06%) jQuery
13 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
14 13 (19.12%) Web Services
14 13 (19.12%) WPF
15 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
16 11 (16.18%) TDD
17 10 (14.71%) VB6
17 10 (14.71%) Finance
17 10 (14.71%) Windows
18 9 (13.24%) Crystal Reports
18 9 (13.24%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (5.88%) Apache
1 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (13.24%) Crystal Reports
4 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.94%) MySQL
7 2 (2.94%) MS Access
7 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) SSDT
8 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.41%) MSTest
3 3 (4.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.41%) Moq
3 3 (4.41%) NUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.47%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (73.53%) Developer
2 32 (47.06%) .NET Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Designer
8 3 (4.41%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (57.35%) ASP.NET
3 23 (33.82%) HTML
4 22 (32.35%) CSS
5 17 (25.00%) XML
6 15 (22.06%) WCF
6 15 (22.06%) jQuery
7 13 (19.12%) WPF
7 13 (19.12%) Web Services
8 12 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (13.24%) WinForms
9 9 (13.24%) Ajax
10 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (10.29%) SOAP
12 6 (8.82%) XSLT
12 6 (8.82%) Entity Framework
13 4 (5.88%) LINQ to SQL
13 4 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Social Network
4 3 (4.41%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.94%) Statistics
6 1 (1.47%) AS400
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.47%) iSeries
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) AIX
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) MVC
2 22 (32.35%) Scrum
2 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) TDD
4 8 (11.76%) OO
5 7 (10.29%) Web Development
6 6 (8.82%) OOP
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) MVVM
8 4 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (4.41%) Automation Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.41%) Kanban
9 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Logistics
9 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.94%) UML
10 2 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (63.24%) C#
2 38 (55.88%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) T-SQL
4 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 21 (30.88%) VB
5 10 (14.71%) VB6
6 8 (11.76%) PHP
7 3 (4.41%) VBA
8 2 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.47%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.47%) XAML
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) VBScript
9 1 (1.47%) C++
9 1 (1.47%) COBOL
9 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 32 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) SAP
3 3 (4.41%) Facebook
3 3 (4.41%) Twitter
4 1 (1.47%) IBM
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Telerik
4 1 (1.47%) Infor
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Control 2K Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago