Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 83 76
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +23
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 26 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.88% 2.59% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.65% 4.73% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 58
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -12.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £30,100 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £46,600 £45,000 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £30,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +15.70% -13.57% +16.67%

VB.NET 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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 713 1,035 1,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 51.59% 54.62% 50.04%
Number of salaries quoted 631 926 1,006
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £49,250
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in South Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in South Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in South Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 14 £38,000 +15.15% 2
Newport +1 6 £37,500 +25.00%
Glamorgan - 2 £32,500 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £33,641 -
Bridgend +3 1 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Torfaen -11 1 £23,500 -12.96%
VB.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) C#
3 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
5 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) CSS
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) Advertising
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 6 (23.08%) SDLC
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
10 4 (15.38%) WCF
11 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
11 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (11.54%) SharePoint

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (7.69%) GIS
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.85%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Advertising
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Business Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (7.69%) Software Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Head of IT
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 6 (23.08%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) WCF
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (11.54%) XML
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.69%) React
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
7 1 (3.85%) Angular 2
7 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.85%) Express
7 1 (3.85%) LINQ
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Scrum
2 6 (23.08%) SDLC
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.69%) API Development
5 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Information Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Capita
2 1 (3.85%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau