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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 15 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.64% 1.87% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 5.56% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.79%
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
20 90 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 32.79% 33.58% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 71 92
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,650 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Delphi
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Delphi
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle