The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 3.85% 3.57% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.67% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 53.85% 53.57% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Livingston

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Retail
4 4 (57.14%) Telerik
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
5 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (42.86%) Xcode
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) C#
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
7 1 (14.29%) Android Development
7 1 (14.29%) CSS3
7 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (14.29%) XML
7 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Xcode
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) iOS Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Telerik
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle