Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 40 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 -22 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 16 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 4.41% 4.12% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.25% 5.93% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 5
Swansea median annual salary £35,750 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.38% +20.83% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £24,350
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £34,600
West Wales median annual salary £35,750 £36,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year -1.38% +20.83% +33.33%

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 Swansea with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 173 118 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 47.66% 69.41% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 170 115 50
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,950 £27,500 £22,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £70,000
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 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 Swansea region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (68.75%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) MVC
6 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (50.00%) VB
6 8 (50.00%) XML
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
8 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (31.25%) Ajax
9 5 (31.25%) Web Development
9 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
9 5 (31.25%) TDD
9 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (31.25%) OOP
9 5 (31.25%) OO
9 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
9 5 (31.25%) SOA
10 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting

VB.NET
Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (31.25%) TeamCity
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) JIRA
4 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (31.25%) Ajax
5 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 1 (6.25%) Angular 2
7 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) N-Tier
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) OOP
2 5 (31.25%) SOA
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) MCP
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) DevExpress