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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 80 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 20 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.38% 1.61% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.04% 3.02% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 13
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
657 796 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 45.19% 53.28% 55.73%
Number of salaries quoted 446 551 452
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
3 18 (58.06%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
5 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (38.71%) SDLC
6 11 (35.48%) Markit EDM
6 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
7 10 (32.26%) Change Management
7 10 (32.26%) Technical Analysis
7 10 (32.26%) thinkFolio
7 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
8 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
8 9 (29.03%) XML
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
10 7 (22.58%) Java
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
11 5 (16.13%) jQuery
11 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
11 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (12.90%) Web Services
12 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
13 3 (9.68%) Web Development
13 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Markit EDM
2 10 (32.26%) thinkFolio
3 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Systems Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Business Analyst
3 10 (32.26%) Developer
4 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (29.03%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) jQuery
5 5 (16.13%) Ajax
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 2 (6.45%) JSON
7 2 (6.45%) WCF
7 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
7 2 (6.45%) XSD
8 1 (3.23%) XSL
8 1 (3.23%) XHTML
8 1 (3.23%) JSP
8 1 (3.23%) CSS3
8 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Business Analysis
2 12 (38.71%) SDLC
3 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
3 10 (32.26%) Technical Analysis
3 10 (32.26%) Change Management
4 9 (29.03%) Asset Management
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) UML
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.23%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) C#
1 18 (58.06%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VBScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
6 2 (6.45%) VBA
6 2 (6.45%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) C
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) Python
7 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
1 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago