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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 71 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 34 38 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.46% 2.87% 4.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.91% 6.34% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 47
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
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
693 599 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.11% 45.17% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 531 621
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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 0 26 £32,500 +8.33% 3
North Wales +2 8 £35,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (68.06%) C#
3 37 (51.39%) SQL Server
3 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
4 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 29 (40.28%) SQL
6 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (31.94%) HTML
7 23 (31.94%) VB
8 22 (30.56%) CSS
8 22 (30.56%) Visual Studio
9 20 (27.78%) OO
9 20 (27.78%) MVC
9 20 (27.78%) SDLC
10 19 (26.39%) WPF
10 19 (26.39%) T-SQL
11 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 17 (23.61%) OOP
12 17 (23.61%) Scrum
13 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (20.83%) jQuery
13 15 (20.83%) WCF
14 14 (19.44%) VB6
14 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
14 14 (19.44%) Windows
15 13 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
18 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (13.89%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 4 (5.56%) Apache
1 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
2 2 (2.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.39%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (51.39%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
8 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.39%) SSDT
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 13 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.17%) MSTest
3 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.17%) Moq
3 3 (4.17%) NUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.39%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 1 (1.39%) German Language
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (76.39%) Developer
2 37 (51.39%) .NET Developer
3 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.33%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.56%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 3 (4.17%) Database Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Junior
9 3 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.17%) DBA
10 2 (2.78%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
3 23 (31.94%) HTML
4 22 (30.56%) CSS
5 19 (26.39%) WPF
6 15 (20.83%) jQuery
6 15 (20.83%) WCF
7 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
8 10 (13.89%) WinForms
8 10 (13.89%) XML
9 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (9.72%) HTML5
10 7 (9.72%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (9.72%) Ajax
11 5 (6.94%) Web Services
12 4 (5.56%) ADO.NET
12 4 (5.56%) Highcharts JS
12 4 (5.56%) SignalR
13 3 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) Social Network
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.39%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.39%) W3C
5 1 (1.39%) AS400
5 1 (1.39%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.39%) AIX
2 1 (1.39%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) MVC
2 20 (27.78%) OO
2 20 (27.78%) SDLC
3 17 (23.61%) OOP
3 17 (23.61%) Scrum
4 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.33%) TDD
6 5 (6.94%) SOA
6 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.56%) Software Architecture
7 4 (5.56%) MVVM
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Logistics
8 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (4.17%) Kanban
8 3 (4.17%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Web Development
8 3 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) SQL
3 23 (31.94%) VB
4 19 (26.39%) T-SQL
5 18 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (19.44%) VB6
7 8 (11.11%) XAML
8 6 (8.33%) PHP
9 3 (4.17%) COBOL
10 2 (2.78%) VBA
10 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Facebook
2 3 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
3 1 (1.39%) Citrix
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) Telerik
3 1 (1.39%) Infor
3 1 (1.39%) DevExpress
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago