The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 83 63
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 9 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.77% 1.66% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 2.59% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 19
Average salary £32,750 £35,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.39% +13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £34,850 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,550 £40,500 £38,500
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 Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
639 849 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 54.71% 64.08% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 380 557 469
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Glasgow

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (76.67%) HTML
5 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (66.67%) CSS
7 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 18 (60.00%) Scrum
8 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
8 17 (56.67%) jQuery
9 16 (53.33%) VB
10 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
11 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
11 13 (43.33%) VB6
12 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (40.00%) AOP
12 12 (40.00%) TDD
12 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
12 12 (40.00%) Oracle
12 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
12 12 (40.00%) Spring.NET
12 12 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
12 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
12 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
12 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
12 12 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (40.00%) RavenDB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (43.33%) SharePoint
2 12 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (36.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 12 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (40.00%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Junior
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) VB Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) HTML
3 20 (66.67%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) .NET Framework
4 17 (56.67%) jQuery
5 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
5 12 (40.00%) Spring.NET
5 12 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (13.33%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.00%) WCF
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
9 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) WinForms
9 2 (6.67%) XML
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (3.33%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) Scrum
3 12 (40.00%) AOP
3 12 (40.00%) TDD
3 12 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (13.33%) Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) OOD
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Data Management
6 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Web Design
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 16 (53.33%) VB
4 13 (43.33%) VB6
5 3 (10.00%) Delphi
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) IBM