The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South Wales > Cardiff
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 51 58
Rank change year-on-year +4 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.41% 3.15% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 6.34% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 14
Cardiff median annual salary £29,500 £33,500 £32,317
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.94% +3.65%  
10th Percentile £19,000 £22,900 £23,625
90th Percentile £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -  

VB.NET 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 238 347 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 47.89% 49.64% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 460 724 581
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Cardiff

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Cardiff

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Cardiff over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET 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.NET.

1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 16 (80.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (50.00%) CSS
7 10 (50.00%) HTML
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 10 (50.00%) MVC
7 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (30.00%) Oracle
10 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
10 6 (30.00%) WinForms
10 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (25.00%) Coaching
11 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
11 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
11 5 (25.00%) Health Informatics
11 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (25.00%) Android
11 5 (25.00%) Informatics
11 5 (25.00%) TDD
11 5 (25.00%) NHS

VB.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Back Office
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior
5 4 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (50.00%) CSS
3 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) WinForms
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (25.00%) XML
5 5 (25.00%) XSLT
6 3 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) SOAP
7 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.00%) WCF
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (25.00%) NHS
3 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) Coaching
2 5 (25.00%) Health Informatics
2 5 (25.00%) Informatics
2 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Android Development
3 4 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (20.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) VB
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Xamarin