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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 89 90 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.68% 1.34% 2.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.68% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 19
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,200 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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
618 785 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.68% 49.90% 55.08%
Number of salaries quoted 423 538 353
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 26 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 23 (82.14%) C#
4 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
4 15 (53.57%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) XML
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (28.57%) Web Development
7 8 (28.57%) jQuery
7 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
8 7 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (25.00%) Ajax
9 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
10 5 (17.86%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (17.86%) HTML5
10 5 (17.86%) CSS3
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (17.86%) JSON
10 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (17.86%) SDLC

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) DHCP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) CSS
3 10 (35.71%) XML
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) Ajax
7 5 (17.86%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) CSS3
7 5 (17.86%) JSON
8 4 (14.29%) RESTful
8 4 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (14.29%) Web Services
9 2 (7.14%) WCF
9 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.14%) XSD
10 1 (3.57%) WinForms
10 1 (3.57%) XSL
10 1 (3.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.71%) Economics
3 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) Web Development
2 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) SDLC
4 4 (14.29%) Workflow
4 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) UML
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) ETL
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Java
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) VBScript
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) VBA
8 1 (3.57%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.57%) VB
8 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
Edinburgh & Lothians
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago