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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 61 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.52% 2.66% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 5.51% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 30 21
Median salary £29,750 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.16% +0.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,550 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 335 544 598
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 46.98% 48.23% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 308 497 513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +2 13 £29,500 -13.23% 2
Newport - 3 £32,500 -
Bridgend - 1 £24,000 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £40,000 - 2
VB.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (97.22%) C#
3 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
4 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 21 (58.33%) Visual Studio
6 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
7 19 (52.78%) SQL
8 16 (44.44%) HTML
8 16 (44.44%) MVC
9 15 (41.67%) Windows
10 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
10 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (30.56%) CSS
11 11 (30.56%) XML
12 10 (27.78%) SDLC
13 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (25.00%) TDD
13 9 (25.00%) WinForms
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (19.44%) Greenfield Project
16 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 6 (16.67%) Oracle
16 6 (16.67%) VB
17 5 (13.89%) XSLT
17 5 (13.89%) Web Services

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 (2.78%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.33%) Moq
3 3 (8.33%) MSTest
3 3 (8.33%) NUnit
3 3 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 26 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 12 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (30.56%) C# Developer
5 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
6 7 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (19.44%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior
7 6 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Junior Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Graduate
8 5 (13.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (13.89%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) Junior VB.NET Developer
9 4 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 16 (44.44%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) CSS
4 11 (30.56%) XML
5 9 (25.00%) WinForms
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (13.89%) jQuery
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) WPF
7 5 (13.89%) XSLT
8 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (8.33%) Ninject
8 3 (8.33%) SOAP
8 3 (8.33%) Spring.NET
8 3 (8.33%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
4 1 (2.78%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Android
2 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) MVC
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) SDLC
4 9 (25.00%) TDD
5 5 (13.89%) Coaching
5 5 (13.89%) Health Informatics
5 5 (13.89%) Informatics
5 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.11%) Android Development
6 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 4 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (8.33%) Kanban
7 3 (8.33%) MVVM
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.67%) VB
5 2 (5.56%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.78%) C
6 1 (2.78%) C++
6 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Xamarin
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