The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 26 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 17 10 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.59% 3.11% 6.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.41% 7.46% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 29
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
118 134 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 31.89% 41.61% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 95 106 114
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 20 (58.82%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) Oracle
7 13 (38.24%) PL/SQL
7 13 (38.24%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (38.24%) System Testing
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.59%) CSS
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) Scrum
11 6 (17.65%) Web Development
12 5 (14.71%) Ajax
12 5 (14.71%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) MVC
12 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
13 4 (11.76%) Windows
13 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.76%) WCF
14 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
14 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
14 3 (8.82%) WinForms
14 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
14 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 15 (44.12%) C# Developer
3 15 (44.12%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Junior
6 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Developer
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.59%) CSS
3 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) Ajax
5 4 (11.76%) WCF
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 3 (8.82%) WinForms
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Risk Analysis
1 13 (38.24%) System Testing
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 13 (38.24%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) VBA
6 1 (2.94%) VB6
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Delphi
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) HND
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
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