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 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 115 108 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.25% 1.70% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.45% 3.26% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 53
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1512 1995 1871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.20% 52.08% 58.63%
Number of salaries quoted 955 1366 1132
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Glasgow -8 9 £32,750 -8.39%
Edinburgh +3 8 £37,500 - 7
West Lothian +1 8 £35,000 -9.67%
Aberdeen +15 4 £40,000 - 2
Fife +4 3 £55,000 +89.65%
Dundee - 2 £35,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 71 (73.96%) SQL Server
3 70 (72.92%) C#
4 53 (55.21%) SQL
5 43 (44.79%) ASP.NET
6 40 (41.67%) CSS
7 37 (38.54%) HTML
8 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
10 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
11 27 (28.13%) jQuery
11 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
12 26 (27.08%) VB
12 26 (27.08%) Relational Database
13 21 (21.88%) Scrum
13 21 (21.88%) Oracle
14 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (19.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database
15 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
15 18 (18.75%) RDBMS
16 17 (17.71%) Web Development
17 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
18 15 (15.63%) Java
18 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
18 15 (15.63%) Finance
18 15 (15.63%) TDD
18 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
19 14 (14.58%) NHibernate
19 14 (14.58%) MongoDB

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (11.46%) Node.js
4 4 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.08%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.04%) CMS
6 1 (1.04%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) DNS
2 1 (1.04%) DHCP
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (73.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (27.08%) Relational Database
3 19 (19.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (19.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 18 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 14 (14.58%) MongoDB
6 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (12.50%) RavenDB
7 12 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 6 (6.25%) QlikView
8 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (1.04%) MySQL
12 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.13%) Xcode
4 2 (2.08%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.08%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.08%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (15.63%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.21%) Banking
2 5 (5.21%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (71.88%) Developer
2 24 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 13 (13.54%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.54%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.29%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Business Objects Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Business Developer
7 6 (6.25%) Applications Support
8 5 (5.21%) Junior
9 4 (4.17%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Analyst
9 4 (4.17%) Support Specialist
9 4 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Product Owner
10 3 (3.13%) AWS Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (44.79%) ASP.NET
3 40 (41.67%) CSS
4 37 (38.54%) HTML
5 29 (30.21%) .NET Framework
6 27 (28.13%) jQuery
7 14 (14.58%) NHibernate
7 14 (14.58%) Entity Framework
8 12 (12.50%) Ajax
8 12 (12.50%) Spring.NET
8 12 (12.50%) XML
9 8 (8.33%) HTML5
10 7 (7.29%) CSS3
10 7 (7.29%) WinForms
10 7 (7.29%) Web Services
11 6 (6.25%) WCF
11 6 (6.25%) JSON
12 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (5.21%) RESTful
13 4 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.17%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.13%) Economics
5 2 (2.08%) EPoS
5 2 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) iPad
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (6.25%) UNIX
2 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.88%) Scrum
3 17 (17.71%) Web Development
4 15 (15.63%) TDD
4 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.50%) AOP
5 12 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (8.33%) MVC
6 8 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
7 7 (7.29%) Project Management
7 7 (7.29%) OO
7 7 (7.29%) CRM
8 5 (5.21%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (5.21%) Android Development
8 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
8 5 (5.21%) ETL
9 4 (4.17%) ITIL
9 4 (4.17%) Workflow
9 4 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (72.92%) C#
2 53 (55.21%) SQL
3 31 (32.29%) JavaScript
4 26 (27.08%) VB
5 18 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 15 (15.63%) Java
7 14 (14.58%) VB6
8 8 (8.33%) VBA
9 7 (7.29%) Delphi
10 4 (4.17%) VBScript
11 3 (3.13%) ABAP
11 3 (3.13%) C++
11 3 (3.13%) PHP
12 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.08%) Ruby
13 1 (1.04%) XAML
13 1 (1.04%) Python
13 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.04%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.04%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Firmware
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.88%) Oracle
3 8 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.25%) Tableau
5 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 4 (4.17%) Telerik
6 3 (3.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) HP
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