Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 22 56 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.53% 2.56% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 4.93% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 43
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% +0.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £24,650 £22,500 £21,600
90th Percentile £47,250 £42,500 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £34,928 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +5.84% +1.54% +8.33%

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 697 1137 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 48.57% 51.99% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 635 1047 1047
South Wales median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,300 £47,250
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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +13 15 £36,000 +9.09% 1
Bridgend +10 2 £28,250 -14.39%
Glamorgan - 2 £32,500 -
Newport -3 1 £52,500 +75.00%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £34,855 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) C#
3 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) CSS
7 9 (40.91%) HTML
7 9 (40.91%) MVC
8 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (27.27%) SDLC
9 6 (27.27%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Oracle
10 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
11 4 (18.18%) Scrum
11 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
11 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (18.18%) Degree
12 3 (13.64%) WCF
12 3 (13.64%) Web Development
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (13.64%) REST
12 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
12 3 (13.64%) SOAP
13 2 (9.09%) SOA
13 2 (9.09%) SMS

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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.55%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
6 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
7 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) CSS
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 6 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) SOAP
5 3 (13.64%) WCF
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (9.09%) WinForms
6 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) ActiveX
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) AIX
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) API Development
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Health Informatics
6 2 (9.09%) Informatics
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) SOA
6 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) VB
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) IBM