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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 76 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 105 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.07% 7.95% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.06% 14.11% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 24 105 57
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £27,500 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,627 £38,000 £35,000
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
665 744 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.08% 56.32% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 569 684 468
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -40 25 £30,000 -9.09% 6
West Wales 0 2 £22,500 -18.18%
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (73.61%) SQL Server
3 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
4 43 (59.72%) C#
4 43 (59.72%) SQL
5 38 (52.78%) T-SQL
6 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 34 (47.22%) HTML
7 34 (47.22%) CSS
8 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
9 26 (36.11%) VB
10 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 23 (31.94%) XML
12 22 (30.56%) .NET Framework
12 22 (30.56%) Degree
13 21 (29.17%) jQuery
13 21 (29.17%) MVC
14 20 (27.78%) Scrum
14 20 (27.78%) WinForms
14 20 (27.78%) Web Services
15 19 (26.39%) Finance
15 19 (26.39%) Windows
15 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 18 (25.00%) WCF
16 18 (25.00%) Web Development
16 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
18 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
19 14 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
19 14 (19.44%) OO

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (4.17%) IIS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) CMS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (4.17%) Intranet
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (73.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
4 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.11%) MSTest
3 8 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (11.11%) Moq
3 8 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Electronics
3 5 (6.94%) Avionics
3 5 (6.94%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.17%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) .NET Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Junior
4 14 (19.44%) Software Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Junior Developer
5 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Graduate
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Systems Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 34 (47.22%) CSS
3 34 (47.22%) HTML
4 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 23 (31.94%) XML
6 22 (30.56%) .NET Framework
7 21 (29.17%) jQuery
8 20 (27.78%) WinForms
8 20 (27.78%) Web Services
9 18 (25.00%) WCF
10 14 (19.44%) SOAP
11 10 (13.89%) LINQ to SQL
11 10 (13.89%) LINQ
12 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (11.11%) Spring.NET
13 8 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (11.11%) Ninject
13 8 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (9.72%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.94%) Robotics
6 2 (2.78%) EPoS
7 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) MVC
2 20 (27.78%) Scrum
3 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (25.00%) Web Development
4 14 (19.44%) OO
5 10 (13.89%) TDD
6 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.11%) Kanban
6 8 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (11.11%) MVVM
6 8 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.94%) Performance Testing
8 3 (4.17%) Project Management
8 3 (4.17%) OOD
8 3 (4.17%) OOP
9 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.78%) ERP
9 2 (2.78%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) C#
1 43 (59.72%) SQL
2 38 (52.78%) T-SQL
3 36 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 26 (36.11%) VB
5 12 (16.67%) VB6
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) HND
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.78%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) SAP
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle
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