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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 8 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 14.58% 13.79% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.17% 26.67% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
24 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 50.00% 51.72% 67.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £36,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 27 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 7 (53.85%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
6 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
7 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (30.77%) Android
7 4 (30.77%) Android Development
7 4 (30.77%) Web Development
8 3 (23.08%) Telerik
8 3 (23.08%) Ruby
8 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (23.08%) Xcode
8 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
8 3 (23.08%) OOP
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) EPoS
8 3 (23.08%) iPhone
8 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (7.69%) WCF

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) MSI
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) LINQ
4 1 (7.69%) DirectX
4 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EPoS
1 3 (23.08%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) iOS Development
2 4 (30.77%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (30.77%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 9 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Objective-C
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Telerik