Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 92 66
Rank change year-on-year -9 -26 +32
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 31 54 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.71% 2.65% 3.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 4.98% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 74
Wales median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -14.29% +4.48%
10th Percentile £27,050 £20,800 £23,575
90th Percentile £44,600 £45,000 £45,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 976 1,084 1,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 53.77% 53.19% 50.02%
Number of salaries quoted 792 945 1,163
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,938 £50,100
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
South Wales -1 18 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Mid Wales -21 9 £38,000 -
North Wales -6 2 £38,000 +33.33% 1
West Wales +5 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) C#
3 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
6 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
6 12 (38.71%) SQL
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
7 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 11 (35.48%) Finance
8 10 (32.26%) MVC
8 10 (32.26%) HTML
9 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (25.81%) ITIL
11 7 (22.58%) Windows
11 7 (22.58%) PHP
11 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (22.58%) TDD
11 7 (22.58%) Information Management
11 7 (22.58%) GIS
11 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
11 7 (22.58%) DevOps

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 (19.35%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (22.58%) Geospatial Data
4 7 (22.58%) GIS
4 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.23%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Solutions Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) DBA
8 1 (3.23%) Junior
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) React
5 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (19.35%) REST
6 6 (19.35%) SOAP
6 6 (19.35%) Web Services
6 6 (19.35%) XML
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Angular 2
9 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.23%) Express
9 1 (3.23%) LINQ
9 1 (3.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Mobile App
3 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
5 7 (22.58%) DevOps
5 7 (22.58%) Information Management
5 7 (22.58%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
6 6 (19.35%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) CRM
6 6 (19.35%) Data Integration
6 6 (19.35%) Decision-Making
6 6 (19.35%) ERP
6 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
6 6 (19.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
2 12 (38.71%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) PHP
4 6 (19.35%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 6 (19.35%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Capita
2 1 (3.23%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.23%) Tableau