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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 65 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 30 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.31% 0.81% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 1.71% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
542 645 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.82% 47.22% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 342 437 539
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 April 2016.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (74.07%) SQL Server
3 37 (68.52%) SQL
4 36 (66.67%) C#
5 32 (59.26%) Finance
6 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (48.15%) SDLC
7 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
7 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (37.04%) SharePoint
9 18 (33.33%) Project Management
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (24.07%) Asset Management
12 12 (22.22%) XML
12 12 (22.22%) HTML
12 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
15 9 (16.67%) Investment Management
15 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
16 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
16 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
17 7 (12.96%) Sage
17 7 (12.96%) VBA
18 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
18 6 (11.11%) CSS
18 6 (11.11%) Degree
19 5 (9.26%) Case Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 20 (37.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.70%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (74.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (42.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Legal
3 4 (7.41%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) Software Developer
3 18 (33.33%) Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 16 (29.63%) C# Developer
4 16 (29.63%) C# Software Developer
4 16 (29.63%) SQL Server Developer
5 15 (27.78%) SQL Analyst
5 15 (27.78%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (20.37%) Business Analyst
7 10 (18.52%) SSIS Developer
8 9 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
9 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
9 8 (14.81%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
9 8 (14.81%) SSRS Developer
10 6 (11.11%) Asset Management Analyst
10 6 (11.11%) Development Analyst
10 6 (11.11%) Systems Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
3 12 (22.22%) HTML
3 12 (22.22%) XML
4 6 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (7.41%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) SOAP
5 4 (7.41%) WCF
5 4 (7.41%) Web Services
6 3 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.56%) XSLT
7 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) SDLC
2 18 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (24.07%) Asset Management
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 9 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.26%) Case Management
7 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (5.56%) Web Development
9 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.70%) CRM
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.70%) Workflow
10 1 (1.85%) ETL
10 1 (1.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) SQL
2 36 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 7 (12.96%) VBA
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) C
7 2 (3.70%) C++
7 2 (3.70%) Java
8 1 (1.85%) Python
8 1 (1.85%) VB
8 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Sage
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) RedGate
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