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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 81 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 28 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.88% 1.19% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.56% 2.26% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 21
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
787 663 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.71% 52.41% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 571 431 453
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 42 (85.71%) C#
3 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
4 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
5 22 (44.90%) SQL
6 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
7 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
7 14 (28.57%) HTML
8 13 (26.53%) CSS
8 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (24.49%) Degree
9 12 (24.49%) CRM
10 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
11 10 (20.41%) XML
12 9 (18.37%) OO
12 9 (18.37%) OOD
12 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (18.37%) Google
13 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
13 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
14 7 (14.29%) Python
14 7 (14.29%) Java
14 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.29%) Advertising
15 6 (12.24%) Finance
15 6 (12.24%) Epicor

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (26.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Epicor Vantage
2 1 (2.04%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Movex
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (53.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 8 (16.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.04%) MSTest
3 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) Toad
3 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
3 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.04%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 7 (14.29%) Advertising
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Applications Support
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Programmer
6 4 (8.16%) Database Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Junior
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) .NET
2 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (28.57%) HTML
4 13 (26.53%) CSS
5 10 (20.41%) XML
6 8 (16.33%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.20%) Ajax
8 4 (8.16%) jQuery
8 4 (8.16%) RESTful
8 4 (8.16%) HTML5
8 4 (8.16%) CSS3
8 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.16%) JSON
9 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) Web Services
9 3 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Open Source
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Solaris
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.49%) CRM
1 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) OOD
2 9 (18.37%) OO
3 6 (12.24%) ERP
4 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.16%) Workflow
5 4 (8.16%) Scrum
6 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) MVC
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Project Management
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.08%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Investment Management
8 1 (2.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) C#
2 22 (44.90%) SQL
3 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.29%) Python
4 7 (14.29%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) Perl
5 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Google
3 6 (12.24%) Epicor
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Baan
4 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.04%) Infor
4 1 (2.04%) Red Gate
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