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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 81 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 63 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.89% 5.82% 8.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.48% 9.81% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 62 86
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
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
718 642 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 54.23% 59.33% 61.12%
Number of salaries quoted 635 576 608
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £47,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -34 21 £29,875 -9.46% 6
North Wales -17 1 £33,500 -4.28% 2
Mid Wales - 1 £36,000 -
West Wales - 1 - - 1
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
3 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
4 32 (61.54%) SQL
5 28 (53.85%) T-SQL
6 27 (51.92%) C#
7 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
8 22 (42.31%) HTML
8 22 (42.31%) CSS
9 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
10 18 (34.62%) MVC
10 18 (34.62%) XML
11 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
12 15 (28.85%) jQuery
12 15 (28.85%) Scrum
13 14 (26.92%) Web Services
14 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.00%) Web Development
15 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (23.08%) VB
15 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
16 11 (21.15%) SOAP
16 11 (21.15%) Finance
16 11 (21.15%) WCF
17 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
17 9 (17.31%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (17.31%) SAP
18 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
18 8 (15.38%) LINQ
18 8 (15.38%) LINQ to SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (17.31%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.85%) MS Access
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (21.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
3 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Designer
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (78.85%) ASP.NET
3 22 (42.31%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 18 (34.62%) XML
5 15 (28.85%) jQuery
6 14 (26.92%) Web Services
7 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (21.15%) WCF
8 11 (21.15%) SOAP
9 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.38%) LINQ
10 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (15.38%) LINQ to SQL
11 7 (13.46%) XSLT
12 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (9.62%) WinForms
14 4 (7.69%) Ajax
14 4 (7.69%) MSMQ
15 3 (5.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Statistics
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 15 (28.85%) Scrum
3 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.00%) Web Development
4 7 (13.46%) TDD
5 6 (11.54%) OOP
5 6 (11.54%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.69%) BDD
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.92%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.92%) ERP
9 1 (1.92%) Project Management
9 1 (1.92%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 28 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 27 (51.92%) C#
4 23 (44.23%) JavaScript
5 12 (23.08%) VB
6 6 (11.54%) VB6
7 3 (5.77%) VBA
8 2 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (3.85%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) C++
9 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) HND
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSD
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
Rhyl, Clwyd
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South Wales
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus + PMC
Posted: 3 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Harris Global
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Business Measurement Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago