Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 97 86
Rank change year-on-year -19 -11 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 46 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.05% 2.17% 2.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.93% 4.53% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 61
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -0.75%
10th Percentile £24,125 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £45,250 £43,750 £45,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,034 1,016 1,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 54.05% 48.02% 49.66%
Number of salaries quoted 839 929 1,181
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,490 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Wales over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Mid Wales -15 14 - -
South Wales -19 6 £35,000 +16.67% 1
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) SQL
4 15 (75.00%) PHP
4 15 (75.00%) SOAP
4 15 (75.00%) Web Services
4 15 (75.00%) Finance
4 15 (75.00%) REST
4 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (70.00%) Business Process Modelling
5 14 (70.00%) Decision-Making
5 14 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (70.00%) Process Improvement
5 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
5 14 (70.00%) Data Integration
5 14 (70.00%) Business Process Improvement
5 14 (70.00%) Validation
5 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
5 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (70.00%) Degree
5 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (70.00%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (70.00%) Project Management
5 14 (70.00%) Management Information System

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 14 (70.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (70.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Senior Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Senior Solutions Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Solutions Analyst
2 14 (70.00%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 15 (75.00%) REST
3 15 (75.00%) SOAP
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
4 14 (70.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.00%) React
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) jQuery
7 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 14 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (70.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 14 (70.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 14 (70.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (70.00%) CRM
2 14 (70.00%) Data Integration
2 14 (70.00%) Decision-Making
2 14 (70.00%) ERP
2 14 (70.00%) ETL
2 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) Process Improvement
2 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 14 (70.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) Validation
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) SQL
3 15 (75.00%) PHP
4 14 (70.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
1 14 (70.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft