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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
48 21 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 64.00% 35.00% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 16 55
Average salary £27,864 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.69% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering

VB
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) VB Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree