The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 107 100 75
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 64 61 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.74% 1.86% 2.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 3.31% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 44 47 60
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2026 1842 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 55.23% 56.24% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1369 1231 1177
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
UK

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Glasgow -12 25 £35,000 - 6
Edinburgh -2 23 £38,750 +19.23% 8
Aberdeen +11 5 £35,000 +62.79% 1
West Lothian +13 4 £35,000 +2.94%
Fife -1 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Dundee - 2 £42,500 - 1
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 137 (99.28%) .NET
2 121 (87.68%) C#
3 105 (76.09%) SQL Server
4 77 (55.80%) SQL
5 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET
6 71 (51.45%) Microsoft
7 54 (39.13%) CSS
8 52 (37.68%) JavaScript
9 51 (36.96%) .NET Framework
10 49 (35.51%) HTML
11 46 (33.33%) Oracle
12 43 (31.16%) SharePoint
13 37 (26.81%) VB
14 36 (26.09%) Relational Database
15 35 (25.36%) jQuery
15 35 (25.36%) MS Excel
16 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 34 (24.64%) Oracle Database
17 30 (21.74%) VB6
18 29 (21.01%) TDD
19 26 (18.84%) RDBMS
19 26 (18.84%) Degree
20 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 25 (18.12%) SharePoint 2010
21 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
22 22 (15.94%) MVC
23 21 (15.22%) XML
24 20 (14.49%) T-SQL
24 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 43 (31.16%) SharePoint
2 25 (18.12%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (7.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (6.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (3.62%) Node.js
6 1 (0.72%) SAS
6 1 (0.72%) CMS
Applications
1 35 (25.36%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.59%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Epicor Vantage
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (76.09%) SQL Server
2 36 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 34 (24.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 34 (24.64%) Oracle Database
4 26 (18.84%) RDBMS
5 25 (18.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (10.87%) PerformancePoint
8 10 (7.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
9 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
9 6 (4.35%) RavenDB
10 5 (3.62%) OLAP
10 5 (3.62%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.35%) Xcode
4 2 (1.45%) MSTest
4 2 (1.45%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.45%) Selenium
5 1 (0.72%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.72%) NUnit
5 1 (0.72%) JIRA
5 1 (0.72%) Toad
5 1 (0.72%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (9.42%) Advertising
1 13 (9.42%) Retail
2 11 (7.97%) Finance
3 4 (2.90%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Front Office
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 118 (85.51%) Developer
2 55 (39.86%) .NET Developer
3 25 (18.12%) C# Developer
4 24 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 16 (11.59%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (9.42%) Software Engineer
7 13 (9.42%) Senior Developer
8 10 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Junior
10 6 (4.35%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.35%) Systems Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Junior Developer
12 4 (2.90%) VB.NET Developer
12 4 (2.90%) Applications Developer
12 4 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (2.90%) SQL Developer
13 3 (2.17%) Junior .NET Developer
13 3 (2.17%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (99.28%) .NET
2 73 (52.90%) ASP.NET
3 54 (39.13%) CSS
4 51 (36.96%) .NET Framework
5 49 (35.51%) HTML
6 35 (25.36%) jQuery
7 21 (15.22%) XML
8 19 (13.77%) Ajax
9 18 (13.04%) Web Services
10 15 (10.87%) HTML5
10 15 (10.87%) CSS3
11 12 (8.70%) WinForms
12 11 (7.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (7.25%) RESTful
13 10 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (7.25%) JSON
13 10 (7.25%) WCF
14 8 (5.80%) XSLT
15 7 (5.07%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.45%) Open Source
5 1 (0.72%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.72%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.42%) Windows
2 5 (3.62%) Linux
3 4 (2.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.45%) NetWare
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.01%) TDD
2 24 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (15.94%) MVC
4 20 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 14 (10.14%) Scrum
6 14 (10.14%) CRM
7 13 (9.42%) Unit Testing
8 12 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (7.25%) Workflow
10 7 (5.07%) SOA
10 7 (5.07%) System Testing
10 7 (5.07%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (5.07%) Software Architecture
10 7 (5.07%) iOS Development
11 6 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (4.35%) OOD
12 5 (3.62%) ETL
12 5 (3.62%) AOP
12 5 (3.62%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 121 (87.68%) C#
2 77 (55.80%) SQL
3 52 (37.68%) JavaScript
4 37 (26.81%) VB
5 30 (21.74%) VB6
6 20 (14.49%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.17%) Python
8 3 (2.17%) Java
9 2 (1.45%) C++
9 2 (1.45%) VBScript
9 2 (1.45%) Perl
9 2 (1.45%) PHP
9 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.25%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 71 (51.45%) Microsoft
2 46 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (4.35%) Telerik
3 6 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (1.45%) Novell
5 1 (0.72%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.72%) Sybase
5 1 (0.72%) Epicor
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