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

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 64 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.84% 2.93% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.35% 5.91% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 24
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £47,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 478 609 594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 54.88% 49.55% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 418 517 514
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -13 7 £35,000 - 2
Caerphilly - 3 £40,000 - 1
Newport - 3 £30,000 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £40,500 - 1
Torfaen +11 1 £27,000 -40.00%
VB.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (95.35%) C#
3 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
4 30 (69.77%) Windows
5 27 (62.79%) SQL
6 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
7 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
8 16 (37.21%) Visual Studio
9 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
9 15 (34.88%) T-SQL
10 14 (32.56%) HTML
10 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
10 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (30.23%) CSS
11 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
11 13 (30.23%) MVC
11 13 (30.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 12 (27.91%) XML
12 12 (27.91%) TDD
12 12 (27.91%) Degree
13 11 (25.58%) Web Services
13 11 (25.58%) WinForms
14 10 (23.26%) OO
14 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (20.93%) WCF
15 9 (20.93%) Oracle
16 8 (18.60%) XSLT
16 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
16 8 (18.60%) NHS

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 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Broadband
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) Moq
3 3 (6.98%) MSTest
3 3 (6.98%) NUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (65.12%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) .NET Developer
3 15 (34.88%) Analyst
4 13 (30.23%) Applications Support
4 13 (30.23%) Support Analyst
5 12 (27.91%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Junior
6 6 (13.95%) Junior .NET Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
6 6 (13.95%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Applications Support
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Support Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) ASP.NET
3 14 (32.56%) HTML
4 13 (30.23%) CSS
5 12 (27.91%) XML
6 11 (25.58%) Web Services
6 11 (25.58%) WinForms
7 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (20.93%) WCF
8 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
8 8 (18.60%) XSLT
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (11.63%) jQuery
10 5 (11.63%) WPF
11 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.98%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (6.98%) Ninject
11 3 (6.98%) Spring.NET
11 3 (6.98%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Management Information System
1 8 (18.60%) NHS
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.33%) EPoS
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) OO
5 8 (18.60%) Coaching
5 8 (18.60%) Informatics
6 7 (16.28%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.98%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.98%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (6.98%) Kanban
7 3 (6.98%) MVVM
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Business Process Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.65%) OOP
8 2 (4.65%) Web Development
9 1 (2.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) C#
2 27 (62.79%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) T-SQL
4 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
6 5 (11.63%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) Java
8 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCP
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
Newport, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago