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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 62 63
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.71% 1.74% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 3.25% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 7
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,450 £44,750 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 307 369 338
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.72% 53.56% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 278 311 289
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

VB
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Cardiff over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago