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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 62 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 36 97 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.93% 7.80% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 13.22% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 87 60
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,300 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -34 25 £30,000 -5.51% 8
West Wales -2 7 £27,500 -4.29% 5
North Wales +2 2 £36,250 +13.28% 1
VB.NET
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VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 82 (78.85%) C#
3 68 (65.38%) SQL Server
4 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
5 55 (52.88%) SQL
6 46 (44.23%) VB
7 42 (40.38%) HTML
8 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 38 (36.54%) CSS
10 33 (31.73%) MVC
11 32 (30.77%) .NET Framework
12 31 (29.81%) XML
13 29 (27.88%) Windows
14 28 (26.92%) Web Services
14 28 (26.92%) Ajax
15 27 (25.96%) T-SQL
16 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 26 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (24.04%) jQuery
18 24 (23.08%) WCF
19 23 (22.12%) VB6
20 19 (18.27%) OO
21 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
21 18 (17.31%) SOAP
21 18 (17.31%) Visual Studio
21 18 (17.31%) Scrum
21 18 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
23 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
23 13 (12.50%) WinForms

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (3.85%) Mule
1 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) LiveLink
Applications
1 18 (17.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
1 4 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.96%) DNS
2 1 (0.96%) MPLS
2 1 (0.96%) LAN
2 1 (0.96%) VoIP
2 1 (0.96%) WAN
2 1 (0.96%) DHCP
2 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (65.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.73%) RDBMS
5 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.96%) MS Access
8 1 (0.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.81%) MSTest
3 5 (4.81%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (4.81%) Moq
3 5 (4.81%) NUnit
4 4 (3.85%) Xcode
General
1 11 (10.58%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.92%) Advertising
3 2 (1.92%) Local Government
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
4 1 (0.96%) Avionics
4 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 82 (78.85%) Developer
2 48 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 17 (16.35%) Software Developer
4 16 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 15 (14.42%) Junior
5 15 (14.42%) Junior Developer
6 13 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 12 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (8.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.65%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.65%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.69%) Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) Programmer
9 8 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
10 6 (5.77%) .NET Programmer
10 6 (5.77%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.81%) VB.NET Programmer
11 5 (4.81%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
3 42 (40.38%) HTML
4 38 (36.54%) CSS
5 32 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 31 (29.81%) XML
7 28 (26.92%) Web Services
7 28 (26.92%) Ajax
8 25 (24.04%) jQuery
9 24 (23.08%) WCF
10 18 (17.31%) SOAP
10 18 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (12.50%) WinForms
12 12 (11.54%) REST
12 12 (11.54%) WPF
13 9 (8.65%) NHibernate
13 9 (8.65%) XSLT
14 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (4.81%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.81%) iSeries
2 5 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Open Source
5 1 (0.96%) Robotics
5 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) EPoS
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) MVC
2 26 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.27%) OO
4 18 (17.31%) Scrum
5 12 (11.54%) OOP
6 11 (10.58%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.65%) CRM
8 8 (7.69%) UML
9 7 (6.73%) Web Development
9 7 (6.73%) Web Application Development
9 7 (6.73%) TDD
10 6 (5.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.77%) OOD
10 6 (5.77%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.81%) Kanban
11 5 (4.81%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (4.81%) MVVM
12 4 (3.85%) Low Latency
13 2 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (78.85%) C#
2 55 (52.88%) SQL
3 46 (44.23%) VB
4 40 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 27 (25.96%) T-SQL
6 23 (22.12%) VB6
7 10 (9.62%) Java
8 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.85%) VBA
8 4 (3.85%) C++
8 4 (3.85%) Perl
8 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 4 (3.85%) XPath
9 3 (2.88%) C
10 2 (1.92%) VC++
10 2 (1.92%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.96%) RPG
11 1 (0.96%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 26 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.96%) Intel
4 1 (0.96%) Nortel
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco
4 1 (0.96%) Remedy
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