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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 86 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.46% 1.97% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.45% 3.80% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,600 £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
667 764 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.48% 51.80% 53.64%
Number of salaries quoted 444 550 409
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
3 20 (62.50%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) SDLC
6 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
7 12 (37.50%) Markit EDM
8 11 (34.38%) Technical Analysis
8 11 (34.38%) thinkFolio
8 11 (34.38%) Change Management
8 11 (34.38%) HTML
8 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
8 11 (34.38%) CSS
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
9 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
10 8 (25.00%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (18.75%) Ajax
11 6 (18.75%) jQuery
12 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
12 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
12 5 (15.63%) Java
13 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
13 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.13%) IIS
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Markit EDM
2 11 (34.38%) thinkFolio
3 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (9.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (40.63%) Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (34.38%) Business Analyst
5 9 (28.13%) .NET Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
6 5 (15.63%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Graduate
9 1 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) CSS
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.00%) XML
5 6 (18.75%) jQuery
5 6 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (9.38%) XHTML
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) REST
8 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) LINQ
8 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
1 1 (3.13%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) SDLC
2 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Business Analysis
3 12 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 11 (34.38%) Technical Analysis
4 11 (34.38%) Change Management
5 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
6 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) Business Development
7 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (9.38%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Web Development
9 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Investment Management
9 1 (3.13%) Time Management
9 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) HP