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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 69 60 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 39 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.68% 3.23% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.65% 7.18% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 84
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,300 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £37,500
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
655 543 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.50% 44.99% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 558 481 651
Average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,958
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.41% +3.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 April 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 April 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 -10 27 £34,500 +15.00% 3
North Wales -3 10 £36,750 +1.37% 1
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (61.29%) C#
3 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
4 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 33 (53.23%) SQL
6 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
7 25 (40.32%) T-SQL
8 20 (32.26%) HTML
9 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
9 19 (30.65%) VB
9 19 (30.65%) CSS
10 17 (27.42%) MVC
10 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (25.81%) Scrum
12 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
13 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
13 13 (20.97%) WPF
13 13 (20.97%) jQuery
14 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (17.74%) Windows
15 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (16.13%) VB6
16 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
16 10 (16.13%) XML
16 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (16.13%) WCF
17 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (14.52%) OO
18 8 (12.90%) OOP
18 8 (12.90%) PHP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.45%) Apache
1 4 (6.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.84%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Project
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) SyteLine
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (11.29%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.23%) MS Access
6 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.23%) MySQL
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) SSDT
7 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 12 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) NUnit
3 3 (4.84%) MSTest
3 3 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.84%) Moq
4 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.61%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
2 26 (41.94%) .NET Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Analyst
4 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.06%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Designer
9 3 (4.84%) Administrator
9 3 (4.84%) Systems Designer
9 3 (4.84%) DBA
9 3 (4.84%) Database Developer
10 2 (3.23%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) QA Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
3 20 (32.26%) HTML
4 19 (30.65%) CSS
5 13 (20.97%) WPF
5 13 (20.97%) jQuery
6 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
6 10 (16.13%) WCF
6 10 (16.13%) XML
7 8 (12.90%) WinForms
7 8 (12.90%) Ajax
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (9.68%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.06%) HTML5
9 5 (8.06%) Web Services
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (6.45%) XSLT
10 4 (6.45%) ADO.NET
11 3 (4.84%) Spring.NET
11 3 (4.84%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Social Network
3 3 (4.84%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.61%) AS400
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) iSeries
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) AIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) MVC
1 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) Scrum
3 9 (14.52%) OO
4 8 (12.90%) OOP
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.45%) MVVM
8 3 (4.84%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Kanban
8 3 (4.84%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (4.84%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Web Development
8 3 (4.84%) Logistics
8 3 (4.84%) SOA
8 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.23%) UML
9 2 (3.23%) Project Management
9 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (61.29%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) T-SQL
4 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.65%) VB
5 10 (16.13%) VB6
6 8 (12.90%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) VBA
8 2 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
9 1 (1.61%) VBScript
9 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) XAML
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Facebook
2 3 (4.84%) Twitter
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) SAP
3 1 (1.61%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) Citrix
3 1 (1.61%) VMware
3 1 (1.61%) Telerik
3 1 (1.61%) Infor
3 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
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