The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 101 111 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 68 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.39% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 2.51% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 56
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,640 £26,600 £26,524
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1995 1715 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.44% 55.45% 52.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1126 1131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VB.NET Salary Trend in Scotland

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

VB.NET Salary Histogram in Scotland

VB.NET
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 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
Edinburgh +6 29 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Glasgow -5 26 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Aberdeen +11 4 £35,000 +62.79%
West Lothian +13 3 £35,000 +6.06%
Fife +1 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Dundee - 2 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 132 (99.25%) .NET
2 115 (86.47%) C#
3 105 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 77 (57.89%) Microsoft
5 73 (54.89%) SQL
6 62 (46.62%) ASP.NET
7 50 (37.59%) .NET Framework
8 49 (36.84%) CSS
9 48 (36.09%) JavaScript
10 45 (33.83%) HTML
11 44 (33.08%) SharePoint
12 39 (29.32%) Oracle
12 39 (29.32%) MS Excel
12 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 37 (27.82%) Relational Database
14 36 (27.07%) VB
14 36 (27.07%) Oracle Database
15 32 (24.06%) TDD
15 32 (24.06%) VB6
16 29 (21.80%) RDBMS
16 29 (21.80%) SharePoint 2010
17 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (21.05%) jQuery
18 27 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
19 23 (17.29%) T-SQL
20 21 (15.79%) Degree
20 21 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
21 20 (15.04%) XML
21 20 (15.04%) InfoPath
22 19 (14.29%) PerformancePoint

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 44 (33.08%) SharePoint
2 29 (21.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (6.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (6.02%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.76%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (29.32%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.75%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (27.82%) Relational Database
4 36 (27.07%) Oracle Database
5 29 (21.80%) RDBMS
6 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
9 8 (6.02%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (3.76%) MongoDB
10 5 (3.76%) NoSQL
10 5 (3.76%) RavenDB
11 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.26%) OLAP
11 3 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.75%) MySQL
12 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.51%) Xcode
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
4 1 (0.75%) JIRA
4 1 (0.75%) Selenium
4 1 (0.75%) Toad
4 1 (0.75%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.75%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.75%) MSTest
4 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (10.53%) Advertising
2 11 (8.27%) Retail
2 11 (8.27%) Finance
3 4 (3.01%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.50%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Front Office
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (81.95%) Developer
2 47 (35.34%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.04%) SharePoint Developer
4 18 (13.53%) Software Developer
5 17 (12.78%) C# Developer
5 17 (12.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (9.02%) Software Engineer
7 11 (8.27%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Junior
10 6 (4.51%) Analyst
10 6 (4.51%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Applications Support
10 6 (4.51%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.01%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Applications Support Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (99.25%) .NET
2 62 (46.62%) ASP.NET
3 50 (37.59%) .NET Framework
4 49 (36.84%) CSS
5 45 (33.83%) HTML
6 28 (21.05%) jQuery
7 20 (15.04%) XML
8 17 (12.78%) Web Services
9 15 (11.28%) Ajax
10 14 (10.53%) HTML5
11 13 (9.77%) CSS3
12 12 (9.02%) WinForms
13 9 (6.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (6.02%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (6.02%) RESTful
14 8 (6.02%) JSON
14 8 (6.02%) WCF
15 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 6 (4.51%) NHibernate
16 6 (4.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Open Source
4 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.02%) Windows
2 8 (6.02%) Linux
3 6 (4.51%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.50%) NetWare
4 2 (1.50%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Solaris
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (24.06%) TDD
2 27 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (12.78%) MVC
3 17 (12.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (12.78%) Software Engineering
4 16 (12.03%) CRM
5 12 (9.02%) Scrum
6 11 (8.27%) Unit Testing
6 11 (8.27%) Mobile Application Development
7 9 (6.77%) OOD
8 8 (6.02%) OO
8 8 (6.02%) Workflow
9 7 (5.26%) SOA
9 7 (5.26%) Software Architecture
9 7 (5.26%) iOS Development
10 6 (4.51%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (3.76%) AOP
12 4 (3.01%) Asset Management
12 4 (3.01%) Project Planning
12 4 (3.01%) UML
Programming Languages
1 115 (86.47%) C#
2 73 (54.89%) SQL
3 48 (36.09%) JavaScript
4 36 (27.07%) VB
5 32 (24.06%) VB6
6 23 (17.29%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.26%) Java
7 7 (5.26%) Python
8 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.76%) Perl
9 3 (2.26%) C++
10 2 (1.50%) PHP
10 2 (1.50%) VBScript
10 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.50%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 77 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 39 (29.32%) Oracle
3 10 (7.52%) Google
4 7 (5.26%) Telerik
5 2 (1.50%) Epicor
5 2 (1.50%) Novell
6 1 (0.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.75%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.75%) Sybase
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £22500 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
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Glasgow
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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