The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 30 10 19
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 3.13% 7.50% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 11.54% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 76.04% 65.00% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 25 24
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

VB
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the West Wales region.

VB Salary Trend in West Wales

VB
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -18 3 £25,000 -16.66%
VB
Wales

VB
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for VB.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) VB6
7 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) VBScript
8 1 (11.11%) SLA
8 1 (11.11%) Uniface
8 1 (11.11%) Windows
8 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Junior
3 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate
5 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Uniface
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA