The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 26 14
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 1.57% 4.05% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.60% 6.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £32,500 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
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 West Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 77 50 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 60.63% 67.57% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 13
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Wales

VB.NET
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in West Wales

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in West Wales over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in West Wales

VB.NET
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 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
Swansea -7 2 £32,500 +25.00%
VB.NET
Wales

VB.NET
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Wales region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle