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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 64 75
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 27 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.72% 2.81% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.60% 5.64% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 24
Median salary £33,250 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -1.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,700 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 482 638 675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 48.49% 49.73% 47.04%
Number of salaries quoted 444 565 562
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +10 19 £29,500 -9.92% 4
West Wales -13 5 £35,000 +30.84% 1
Mid Wales - 3 - -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (86.79%) C#
3 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
4 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
5 30 (56.60%) SQL
6 29 (54.72%) HTML
7 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
7 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
8 24 (45.28%) Visual Studio
9 21 (39.62%) MVC
10 20 (37.74%) XML
11 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
12 17 (32.08%) CSS
12 17 (32.08%) Windows
13 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (24.53%) Oracle
15 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
15 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (20.75%) WinForms
16 11 (20.75%) Web Services
16 11 (20.75%) SDLC
17 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
17 10 (18.87%) VB
17 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (16.98%) TDD
18 9 (16.98%) Degree
18 9 (16.98%) Java
18 9 (16.98%) PHP
18 9 (16.98%) SOAP

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 6 (11.32%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Oracle HRMS
2 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.89%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) MS Access
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (3.77%) MySQL
9 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Visual Studio
2 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Moq
3 3 (5.66%) MSTest
3 3 (5.66%) NUnit
3 3 (5.66%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Back Office
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 33 (62.26%) .NET Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Software Developer
3 14 (26.42%) VB.NET Developer
4 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Software Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior
6 7 (13.21%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Junior Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Solutions Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Solutions Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Graduate
8 5 (9.43%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
4 20 (37.74%) XML
5 17 (32.08%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) Web Services
6 11 (20.75%) WinForms
7 9 (16.98%) REST
7 9 (16.98%) SOAP
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (13.21%) jQuery
9 5 (9.43%) WPF
9 5 (9.43%) XSLT
10 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.55%) WCF
11 3 (5.66%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (5.66%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
4 7 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (9.43%) NHS
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.89%) EPoS
7 1 (1.89%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Android
2 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) MVC
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) SDLC
4 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 8 (15.09%) ETL
6 7 (13.21%) Data Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) SOA
7 6 (11.32%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Business Process Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Business Process Modelling
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) CRM
7 6 (11.32%) Data Integration
7 6 (11.32%) ITIL
7 6 (11.32%) Process Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Validation
8 5 (9.43%) Health Informatics
8 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
5 10 (18.87%) VB
6 9 (16.98%) Java
6 9 (16.98%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) VBA
8 2 (3.77%) VB6
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) C
9 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Postgraduate
3 3 (5.66%) MCP
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (62.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.77%) DevExpress
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