The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 65 80 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.23% 1.62% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 3.39% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
507 649 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.33% 47.69% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 363 473 474
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 29 (69.05%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) C#
4 22 (52.38%) Finance
5 16 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (35.71%) SDLC
6 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 13 (30.95%) HTML
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (28.57%) Project Management
10 11 (26.19%) Asset Management
10 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 10 (23.81%) VBA
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
14 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 7 (16.67%) Investment Management
14 7 (16.67%) Degree
15 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
15 6 (14.29%) XML
16 5 (11.90%) OO
16 5 (11.90%) VB
16 5 (11.90%) VB6
16 5 (11.90%) MVC
16 5 (11.90%) Legal

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (69.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 22 (52.38%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) Analyst
3 16 (38.10%) Software Developer
4 15 (35.71%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
5 11 (26.19%) SQL Analyst
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Developer
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (19.05%) SharePoint Developer
8 7 (16.67%) Business Analyst
9 6 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
9 6 (14.29%) Development Analyst
9 6 (14.29%) Systems Development Analyst
9 6 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (11.90%) Technical Business Analyst
11 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
12 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
12 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
12 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 13 (30.95%) HTML
4 6 (14.29%) XML
5 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
6 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 3 (7.14%) XSL
7 2 (4.76%) Ajax
7 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) JSON
8 1 (2.38%) REST
8 1 (2.38%) WCF
8 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) SDLC
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) Asset Management
5 7 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 6 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 5 (11.90%) Case Management
7 5 (11.90%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) System Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 3 (7.14%) UML
9 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.76%) Workflow
11 1 (2.38%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 25 (59.52%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (23.81%) VBA
5 7 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.90%) VB
6 5 (11.90%) VB6
7 3 (7.14%) VBScript
8 2 (4.76%) Java
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
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