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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 54 85 41
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -44
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 52 26 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.93% 1.90% 5.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.95% 3.48% 9.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 54
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,700 £40,000
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
654 747 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.43% 54.53% 55.92%
Number of salaries quoted 558 642 528
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,450 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +37 48 £35,000 +16.66% 6
West Wales -7 4 £25,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 91 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (92.31%) C#
3 66 (72.53%) ASP.NET
4 62 (68.13%) SQL
5 54 (59.34%) MVC
6 50 (54.95%) HTML
7 48 (52.75%) SQL Server
8 45 (49.45%) CSS
9 34 (37.36%) jQuery
9 34 (37.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (36.26%) Web Services
10 33 (36.26%) JavaScript
11 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
12 23 (25.27%) HTML5
13 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
13 22 (24.18%) WCF
14 21 (23.08%) Windows
15 19 (20.88%) CSS3
16 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
16 18 (19.78%) VB
17 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
17 17 (18.68%) Advertising
17 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
18 16 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
19 15 (16.48%) SDLC
19 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
20 14 (15.38%) Degree
20 14 (15.38%) Java
21 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
21 12 (13.19%) Scrum

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (4.40%) Node.js
2 3 (3.30%) Drupal
3 1 (1.10%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) DNN
Applications
1 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) Internet
1 1 (1.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (52.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.59%) MS Access
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
5 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.30%) SSDT
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.30%) Subversion
4 1 (1.10%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 17 (18.68%) Advertising
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (75.82%) Developer
2 45 (49.45%) .NET Developer
3 19 (20.88%) C# Developer
4 18 (19.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (17.58%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.38%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.09%) Software Engineer
8 10 (10.99%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (9.89%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (8.79%) Junior
11 6 (6.59%) Junior Software Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) .NET Software Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) .NET Team Leader
12 5 (5.49%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (5.49%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
13 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (4.40%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (72.53%) ASP.NET
3 50 (54.95%) HTML
4 45 (49.45%) CSS
5 34 (37.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (37.36%) jQuery
6 33 (36.26%) Web Services
7 23 (25.27%) HTML5
8 22 (24.18%) AngularJS
8 22 (24.18%) WCF
9 19 (20.88%) CSS3
10 15 (16.48%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (13.19%) WinForms
12 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.49%) Sass
13 5 (5.49%) XML
14 4 (4.40%) Ajax
14 4 (4.40%) Entity Framework
15 3 (3.30%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.10%) Android
2 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (59.34%) MVC
2 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
4 15 (16.48%) SDLC
5 12 (13.19%) Scrum
6 9 (9.89%) SOA
7 8 (8.79%) Waterfall
8 6 (6.59%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.59%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) Coaching
9 5 (5.49%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.49%) Web Development
10 4 (4.40%) CRM
10 4 (4.40%) Energy Management
11 3 (3.30%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.30%) Integration Testing
12 2 (2.20%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (2.20%) Project Planning
12 2 (2.20%) Requirements Management
12 2 (2.20%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 84 (92.31%) C#
2 62 (68.13%) SQL
3 33 (36.26%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.78%) VB
5 14 (15.38%) Java
6 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
7 9 (9.89%) C++
8 8 (8.79%) VBA
9 7 (7.69%) PHP
9 7 (7.69%) VB6
10 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.10%) MCP
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) Adobe
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