Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 104 103
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB 8 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.98% 0.51% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 0.97% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Cardiff median annual salary £25,000 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.88% -14.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £34,500 £44,500 £48,375
South Wales median annual salary £25,000 £32,000 £32,317
% change year-on-year -21.88% -0.98% +7.72%

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 390 725 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 47.74% 52.57% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 356 679 665
Cardiff median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £24,625 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £48,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Cardiff

VB
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Cardiff.

Salary trend for VB in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for VB.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Visualfiles
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Case Management
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Law
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) XSD
6 1 (12.50%) XHTML
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visualfiles
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Database Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) XHTML
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Case Management
1 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) API Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft