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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 87 88 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 12 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 1.59% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.83% 3.39% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 28
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £45,000
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
656 768 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.50% 46.86% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 450 534 354
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
3 26 (81.25%) C#
4 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 19 (59.38%) SQL
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 13 (40.63%) HTML
7 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 13 (40.63%) CSS
8 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (37.50%) Web Development
9 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
10 10 (31.25%) jQuery
10 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
11 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (25.00%) Ajax
12 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
13 7 (21.88%) JSON
13 7 (21.88%) XML
13 7 (21.88%) HTML5
13 7 (21.88%) CSS3
14 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (18.75%) OO
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle
14 6 (18.75%) Degree
15 5 (15.63%) Workflow
15 5 (15.63%) Retail

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) QlikView
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.25%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.13%) NUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Systems Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 13 (40.63%) CSS
3 13 (40.63%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
5 10 (31.25%) jQuery
6 8 (25.00%) Ajax
7 7 (21.88%) HTML5
7 7 (21.88%) CSS3
7 7 (21.88%) JSON
7 7 (21.88%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) RESTful
8 4 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) Raphaël
9 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.38%) Web Services
10 2 (6.25%) WCF
10 2 (6.25%) XSD
11 1 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Economics
1 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (37.50%) Web Development
2 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (18.75%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) Workflow
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.38%) Web Design
6 3 (9.38%) Information Security
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (9.38%) UML
7 2 (6.25%) OOD
7 2 (6.25%) ETL
7 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) C++
5 5 (15.63%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) VBScript
6 3 (9.38%) VBA
7 2 (6.25%) VB
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) PhD
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Telerik
4 1 (3.13%) Red Gate
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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Posted: 2 days ago
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