The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 32 26 14
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 1.71% 4.17% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 6.25% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

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 Swansea with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 75 48 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 64.10% 66.67% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 68 48 13
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea 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 Swansea

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Swansea

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Swansea over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Swansea

VB.NET
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 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 Swansea region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle