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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 27 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.50% 1.89% 4.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.55% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 13
Average salary £35,000 £21,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.79% -46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,500 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £21,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 132 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.08% 41.51% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 90 85
Average salary £41,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.40% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) SQL
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) Advertising
7 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
7 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (35.29%) Web Services
7 6 (35.29%) SOA
7 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) WinForms
8 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
9 3 (17.65%) System Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
10 2 (11.76%) HTML
10 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
10 2 (11.76%) CSS
10 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
10 2 (11.76%) MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery
10 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) Web Services
3 6 (35.29%) WinForms
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) SOA
2 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
4 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 24 days ago