The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 14 22 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 2.78% 9.28% 1.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 16.36% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £27,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +38.46%  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 26 55 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 72.22% 56.70% 72.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 45 65
Median salary £36,250 £42,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.20% -0.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Torfaen

VB.NET
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cwmbran +8 1 £27,000 -40.00%
VB.NET
South Wales

VB.NET
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 11 (84.62%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 6 (46.15%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (7.69%) Incident Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
1 13 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 12 (92.31%) Applications Support
2 12 (92.31%) Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Applications Support
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft