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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 70 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 81 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.20% 6.22% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.57% 11.67% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 51
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +0.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
635 694 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.18% 53.30% 50.70%
Number of salaries quoted 562 638 468
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -39 29 £30,000 -9.09% 4
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (70.89%) SQL Server
3 54 (68.35%) C#
4 49 (62.03%) ASP.NET
5 46 (58.23%) SQL
6 38 (48.10%) HTML
6 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
6 38 (48.10%) CSS
7 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
8 32 (40.51%) T-SQL
9 26 (32.91%) VB
9 26 (32.91%) MVC
10 25 (31.65%) Windows
11 24 (30.38%) .NET Framework
12 23 (29.11%) Scrum
12 23 (29.11%) WCF
12 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (27.85%) WinForms
14 21 (26.58%) Web Services
14 21 (26.58%) XML
14 21 (26.58%) jQuery
15 20 (25.32%) Degree
16 19 (24.05%) Finance
17 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
18 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (18.99%) Web Development
20 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
20 14 (17.72%) OO
21 13 (16.46%) SOAP
22 12 (15.19%) Crystal Reports

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.80%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.06%) Internet
3 3 (3.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (70.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.19%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (15.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.39%) MSTest
3 9 (11.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (11.39%) Moq
3 9 (11.39%) NUnit
4 4 (5.06%) Xcode
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.59%) Electronics
3 5 (6.33%) Avionics
3 5 (6.33%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 67 (84.81%) Developer
2 45 (56.96%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.52%) Junior
4 15 (18.99%) Junior Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Software Developer
6 12 (15.19%) Software Engineer
7 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.13%) VB.NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
10 6 (7.59%) Graduate
11 5 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 5 (6.33%) Systems Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
12 4 (5.06%) Graduate .NET Developer
13 3 (3.80%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (62.03%) ASP.NET
3 38 (48.10%) CSS
3 38 (48.10%) HTML
4 24 (30.38%) .NET Framework
5 23 (29.11%) WCF
5 23 (29.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 22 (27.85%) WinForms
7 21 (26.58%) jQuery
7 21 (26.58%) Web Services
7 21 (26.58%) XML
8 13 (16.46%) SOAP
9 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (11.39%) Spring.NET
10 9 (11.39%) Unity DI Container
10 9 (11.39%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (11.39%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (11.39%) Ninject
10 9 (11.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.39%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.59%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.33%) Robotics
6 3 (3.80%) EPoS
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Android
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) MVC
2 23 (29.11%) Scrum
3 15 (18.99%) Web Development
4 14 (17.72%) OO
5 11 (13.92%) TDD
6 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
6 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.39%) Kanban
6 9 (11.39%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (11.39%) MVVM
6 9 (11.39%) Web Application Development
7 6 (7.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.33%) Project Management
8 5 (6.33%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.06%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.80%) OOP
10 3 (3.80%) OOD
11 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) C#
2 46 (58.23%) SQL
3 38 (48.10%) JavaScript
4 32 (40.51%) T-SQL
5 26 (32.91%) VB
6 11 (13.92%) VB6
7 6 (7.59%) PHP
8 5 (6.33%) C++
9 4 (5.06%) Java
9 4 (5.06%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.53%) VBA
11 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.27%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) MCSD
4 1 (1.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) SAP
3 5 (6.33%) Oracle
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