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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 86 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.38% 1.79% 1.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 4.04% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 16
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%

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
641 570 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 60.24% 44.32% 49.17%
Number of salaries quoted 409 407 483
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) OOP
6 3 (30.00%) Bugzilla
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Trac
6 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) HTML
8 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (10.00%) CSS

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (10.00%) thinkFolio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Bugzilla
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Trac
General
1 1 (10.00%) Back Office
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Application Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (30.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Analyst
7 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (30.00%) Refactoring
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Progress
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Xamarin