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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 74 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 30 88 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 6.60% 8.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 10.49% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 87 86
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,800 £40,000
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
667 839 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 51.95% 62.89% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 599 761 595
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 19 December 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 December 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 -28 29 £30,000 -6.25% 4
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
4 36 (63.16%) SQL
5 31 (54.39%) T-SQL
6 29 (50.88%) C#
7 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
8 27 (47.37%) CSS
8 27 (47.37%) HTML
9 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
10 23 (40.35%) XML
11 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (29.82%) Web Development
12 17 (29.82%) jQuery
12 17 (29.82%) Web Services
13 16 (28.07%) MVC
13 16 (28.07%) Visual Studio
14 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (24.56%) Finance
15 14 (24.56%) Scrum
15 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (24.56%) SOAP
16 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
17 11 (19.30%) WCF
17 11 (19.30%) VB
17 11 (19.30%) SAP
17 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
18 10 (17.54%) LINQ
18 10 (17.54%) LINQ to SQL
19 9 (15.79%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) CMS
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (75.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (19.30%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 28 (49.12%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.28%) VB.NET Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Analyst
7 6 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Junior
8 4 (7.02%) Junior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Systems Designer
9 3 (5.26%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.26%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) ASP.NET
3 27 (47.37%) CSS
3 27 (47.37%) HTML
4 23 (40.35%) XML
5 17 (29.82%) Web Services
5 17 (29.82%) jQuery
6 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (24.56%) SOAP
8 12 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 11 (19.30%) WCF
10 10 (17.54%) LINQ
10 10 (17.54%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (12.28%) XSLT
13 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (8.77%) WinForms
15 4 (7.02%) Ajax
15 4 (7.02%) MSMQ
16 3 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
4 2 (3.51%) EPoS
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Web Development
2 16 (28.07%) MVC
3 14 (24.56%) Scrum
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) TDD
5 5 (8.77%) OO
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.02%) OOP
6 4 (7.02%) BDD
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.51%) ERP
8 2 (3.51%) Content Management
9 1 (1.75%) Business Analysis
9 1 (1.75%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 31 (54.39%) T-SQL
3 29 (50.88%) C#
4 28 (49.12%) JavaScript
5 11 (19.30%) VB
6 5 (8.77%) VB6
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) C++
9 1 (1.75%) Java
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) HND
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) MCSD
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) SAP
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum To £26K
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Salary: £0.00 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago