The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Livingston region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 6 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 14.81% 1.61% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 2.38% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 42 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 51.85% 67.74% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 23
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
West Lothian

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 25 July 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Telerik
6 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 3 (37.50%) CSS3
6 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
6 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
6 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (37.50%) Workflow
6 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (37.50%) Xcode
6 3 (37.50%) Ajax
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (37.50%) RESTful
6 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) JSON

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (37.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Xcode
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Telerik
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle