The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 33 36
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 35 66 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.60% 5.14% 5.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 9.43% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 33 63 50
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
643 700 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.77% 54.52% 52.97%
Number of salaries quoted 575 637 471
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
UK

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 July 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 31 July 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 -26 32 £30,000 -2.90% 5
North Wales -4 1 £35,000 -17.64% 3
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (72.37%) C#
3 52 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 46 (60.53%) ASP.NET
5 44 (57.89%) SQL
6 36 (47.37%) HTML
6 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
6 36 (47.37%) CSS
7 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
8 29 (38.16%) T-SQL
9 27 (35.53%) MVC
10 26 (34.21%) VB
11 25 (32.89%) Windows
11 25 (32.89%) .NET Framework
12 23 (30.26%) WCF
12 23 (30.26%) Scrum
13 22 (28.95%) WinForms
14 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (25.00%) jQuery
15 19 (25.00%) Degree
15 19 (25.00%) Web Services
16 18 (23.68%) XML
17 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
18 16 (21.05%) Finance
19 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (18.42%) OO
21 13 (17.11%) Web Development
22 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
22 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 11 (14.47%) TDD

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 2 (2.63%) CMS
3 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (3.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (11.84%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (11.84%) NUnit
3 9 (11.84%) MSTest
3 9 (11.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 9 (11.84%) Moq
4 4 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Electronics
3 5 (6.58%) Avionics
3 5 (6.58%) Aerospace
4 4 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (84.21%) Developer
2 44 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Junior
4 15 (19.74%) Junior Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 12 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Junior Software Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Graduate
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Systems Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.26%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 36 (47.37%) HTML
3 36 (47.37%) CSS
4 25 (32.89%) .NET Framework
5 23 (30.26%) WCF
6 22 (28.95%) WinForms
7 21 (27.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (25.00%) jQuery
8 19 (25.00%) Web Services
9 18 (23.68%) XML
10 11 (14.47%) SOAP
11 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (11.84%) WPF
12 9 (11.84%) Spring.NET
12 9 (11.84%) Unity DI Container
12 9 (11.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 9 (11.84%) Castle Windsor
12 9 (11.84%) Ninject
12 9 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.84%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
4 5 (6.58%) Robotics
4 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.95%) EPoS
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.89%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Android
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) MVC
2 23 (30.26%) Scrum
3 14 (18.42%) OO
4 13 (17.11%) Web Development
5 11 (14.47%) TDD
6 9 (11.84%) Kanban
6 9 (11.84%) Data Analysis
6 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (11.84%) MVVM
6 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.84%) Web Application Development
7 7 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.58%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 4 (5.26%) Low Latency
10 3 (3.95%) OOP
10 3 (3.95%) OOD
11 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.63%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) C#
2 44 (57.89%) SQL
3 36 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 29 (38.16%) T-SQL
5 26 (34.21%) VB
6 11 (14.47%) VB6
7 6 (7.89%) PHP
8 5 (6.58%) C++
9 4 (5.26%) Java
9 4 (5.26%) Perl
9 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.63%) VBA
11 1 (1.32%) C
11 1 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (40.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.89%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 19 days ago