The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 9 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 6.52% 9.62% 7.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 17.86% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
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 Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 50.00% 53.85% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 15
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £17,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Fife

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Fife region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Fife

VB.NET
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Fife region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +1 3 £32,500 -7.14%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) Novell
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) NetWare
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) FMCG
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) NetWare
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Novell
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft