The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 17 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.94% 2.18% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 7.08% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB.NET
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 113 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 43.21% 30.79% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 90 116
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Delphi
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Petroplan Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 23 days ago