The first table below looks at the demand for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 90 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 25 39 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.50% 3.54% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.22% 6.69% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 37
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 583 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.44% 52.95% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 543 358 572
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 Edinburgh

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (82.50%) C#
3 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 23 (57.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
7 16 (40.00%) CSS
7 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
8 15 (37.50%) MVC
9 14 (35.00%) jQuery
10 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (27.50%) VB
11 11 (27.50%) Degree
12 10 (25.00%) Finance
13 9 (22.50%) Oracle
13 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
13 9 (22.50%) XSLT
13 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
14 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
14 8 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (20.00%) XML
14 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (20.00%) ETL
14 8 (20.00%) HTML
14 8 (20.00%) OLAP
15 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 15 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (7.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Epicor Vantage
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
4 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (20.00%) OLAP
4 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (7.50%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL
9 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
1 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) MSTest
2 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Consultant
9 1 (2.50%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 16 (40.00%) CSS
4 14 (35.00%) jQuery
5 9 (22.50%) XSLT
6 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.00%) XML
6 8 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (15.00%) Ajax
8 5 (12.50%) HTML5
8 5 (12.50%) CSS3
9 4 (10.00%) RESTful
9 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.00%) JSON
9 4 (10.00%) WCF
10 2 (5.00%) XHTML
10 2 (5.00%) XSL
10 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.50%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) MVC
2 8 (20.00%) ETL
2 8 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (10.00%) Workflow
6 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.50%) ERP
8 2 (5.00%) UML
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.50%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.50%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (82.50%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) VB
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.00%) Epicor
3 2 (5.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.50%) ESRI
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