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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 87 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 23 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.54% 1.67% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.97% 3.29% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 13
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £28,395
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £42,300
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
775 761 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.91% 50.87% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 568 516 385
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 21 November 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 51 (98.08%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) C#
3 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
4 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
5 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 18 (34.62%) SQL
7 17 (32.69%) HTML
8 16 (30.77%) CSS
9 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
10 14 (26.92%) OO
10 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
11 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 13 (25.00%) Degree
12 12 (23.08%) Google
12 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (23.08%) Java
13 11 (21.15%) OOD
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (19.23%) CRM
14 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
14 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
14 10 (19.23%) XML
15 9 (17.31%) Python
15 9 (17.31%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
16 8 (15.38%) Web Development
16 8 (15.38%) C++
17 7 (13.46%) Finance
17 7 (13.46%) Advertising

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.77%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (1.92%) Epicor Tropos
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.92%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.92%) QlikView
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) ClearCase
3 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.85%) Selenium
4 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
1 7 (13.46%) Advertising
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Czech Language
3 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (65.38%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) .NET Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
7 5 (9.62%) Programmer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Database Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.77%) Junior
9 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (98.08%) .NET
2 24 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
4 16 (30.77%) CSS
5 10 (19.23%) XML
6 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.54%) jQuery
7 6 (11.54%) Ajax
8 5 (9.62%) Web Services
9 3 (5.77%) XSD
9 3 (5.77%) JSP
9 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) JSON
9 3 (5.77%) WCF
9 3 (5.77%) CSS3
10 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.85%) Raphaël
10 2 (3.85%) WPF
10 2 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Open Source
2 3 (5.77%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.92%) Economics
3 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) OO
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.15%) OOD
4 10 (19.23%) CRM
5 8 (15.38%) Web Development
6 6 (11.54%) ERP
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.69%) MVC
8 4 (7.69%) UML
8 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.69%) Black-Box Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.77%) Release Management
9 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.77%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 14 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 12 (23.08%) Java
5 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.31%) Python
7 8 (15.38%) C++
8 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
8 5 (9.62%) Perl
9 4 (7.69%) VBScript
10 3 (5.77%) PHP
11 2 (3.85%) VB
12 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) PhD
2 1 (1.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Google
3 6 (11.54%) Epicor
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 3 (5.77%) HP
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) NetSuite
5 1 (1.92%) Infor
5 1 (1.92%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Baan
5 1 (1.92%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.92%) VMware
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