The first table below looks at the demand for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 22 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 1.08% 7.07% 18.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.03% 9.21% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £18,500 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.14% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 76 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 35.48% 76.77% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 26
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,500 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
Wales

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Swansea -2 1 £18,500 -47.14% 1
VB
Wales

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing VB 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.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (75.00%) Moq
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (75.00%) C#

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing VB 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (75.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Graduate
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Graduate Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Spring.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (75.00%) Ninject
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (75.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Kanban
1 3 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB6
2 1 (25.00%) Uniface
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