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 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)
UK / Wales
Rank 74 64 72
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.31% 2.88% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.22% 5.72% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 21 32 30
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 592 699 689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 54.66% 50.29% 51.96%
Number of salaries quoted 509 598 588
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,100 £50,000
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 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
South Wales -9 17 £35,000 - 5
Mid Wales - 4 - -
West Wales -9 2 £32,500 +25.00%
North Wales - 2 £28,500 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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 Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (83.87%) C#
3 37 (59.68%) Microsoft
3 37 (59.68%) SQL
4 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
5 29 (46.77%) Windows
6 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
7 23 (37.10%) HTML
8 19 (30.65%) XML
9 18 (29.03%) Web Services
9 18 (29.03%) Degree
10 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
10 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
10 17 (27.42%) T-SQL
11 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
11 15 (24.19%) MVC
12 14 (22.58%) CSS
13 13 (20.97%) Oracle
13 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
13 13 (20.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 12 (19.35%) VB
14 12 (19.35%) WinForms
14 12 (19.35%) WCF
14 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
15 11 (17.74%) TDD
15 11 (17.74%) OO
15 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
16 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related 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 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.61%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (4.84%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Broadband
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.06%) MS Access
5 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.84%) Moq
3 3 (4.84%) MSTest
3 3 (4.84%) NUnit
3 3 (4.84%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
1 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.61%) Advertising
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (62.90%) Developer
2 28 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 22 (35.48%) Analyst
4 13 (20.97%) Applications Support
4 13 (20.97%) Support Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 12 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (16.13%) Software Developer
7 9 (14.52%) VB.NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Junior
8 7 (11.29%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Junior Developer
8 7 (11.29%) Senior Solutions Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Solutions Analyst
8 7 (11.29%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Access Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Senior Support Analyst
10 5 (8.06%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (37.10%) HTML
4 19 (30.65%) XML
5 18 (29.03%) Web Services
6 14 (22.58%) CSS
7 12 (19.35%) WCF
7 12 (19.35%) WinForms
8 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (14.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (12.90%) jQuery
10 8 (12.90%) SOAP
11 7 (11.29%) REST
11 7 (11.29%) XSLT
12 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
12 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (8.06%) WPF
14 3 (4.84%) JSON
14 3 (4.84%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (11.29%) NHS
4 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
5 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.61%) EPoS
6 1 (1.61%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Android
3 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) MVC
3 11 (17.74%) OO
3 11 (17.74%) TDD
4 8 (12.90%) Project Management
4 8 (12.90%) SDLC
5 7 (11.29%) Coaching
5 7 (11.29%) CRM
5 7 (11.29%) Data Integration
5 7 (11.29%) ETL
5 7 (11.29%) Informatics
5 7 (11.29%) ITIL
6 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
6 5 (8.06%) Business Process Improvement
6 5 (8.06%) Business Process Modelling
6 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.06%) Process Improvement
6 5 (8.06%) SOA
6 5 (8.06%) Validation
7 4 (6.45%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) C#
2 37 (59.68%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) T-SQL
4 12 (19.35%) VB
5 9 (14.52%) PHP
6 8 (12.90%) Java
7 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
8 5 (8.06%) VBA
9 2 (3.23%) VB6
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (59.68%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
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