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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 107 107 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 64 50 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 1.62% 2.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.30% 2.98% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 40 50
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,200 £26,622
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £55,000
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
1941 1680 1681
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.50% 54.32% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1109 1122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +2 28 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Glasgow +5 23 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Stirling - 4 - -
West Lothian +4 2 £35,000 +6.06%
Aberdeen +3 2 £40,000 +33.33%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £30,000 - 3
Dundee +13 1 £42,500 +34.92%
Fife -2 1 £40,000 +28.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 128 (99.22%) .NET
2 106 (82.17%) C#
3 95 (73.64%) SQL Server
4 73 (56.59%) Microsoft
5 70 (54.26%) SQL
6 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (40.31%) ASP.NET
8 41 (31.78%) CSS
8 41 (31.78%) JavaScript
9 40 (31.01%) HTML
9 40 (31.01%) .NET Framework
10 39 (30.23%) SharePoint
11 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
12 37 (28.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 34 (26.36%) Oracle
13 34 (26.36%) VB
14 33 (25.58%) Relational Database
15 29 (22.48%) Oracle Database
15 29 (22.48%) RDBMS
16 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 26 (20.16%) VB6
18 25 (19.38%) TDD
19 24 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
20 22 (17.05%) T-SQL
21 21 (16.28%) Degree
21 21 (16.28%) jQuery
22 17 (13.18%) PerformancePoint
22 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
22 17 (13.18%) InfoPath

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 39 (30.23%) SharePoint
2 24 (18.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (3.88%) Node.js
3 5 (3.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.78%) Documentum
6 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (29.46%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.78%) Movex
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.78%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.78%) Epicor Tropos
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (73.64%) SQL Server
2 37 (28.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (25.58%) Relational Database
4 29 (22.48%) RDBMS
4 29 (22.48%) Oracle Database
5 27 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (13.18%) PerformancePoint
7 13 (10.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (3.88%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.88%) RavenDB
9 4 (3.10%) BusinessObjects XI
9 4 (3.10%) QlikView
10 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.88%) Xcode
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
4 1 (0.78%) Selenium
4 1 (0.78%) MSTest
4 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.78%) Toad
4 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (10.85%) Advertising
2 10 (7.75%) Finance
3 8 (6.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Banking
5 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.78%) Front Office
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 101 (78.29%) Developer
2 42 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 17 (13.18%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (10.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (10.08%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Software Developer
5 11 (8.53%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Junior
7 7 (5.43%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Analyst
8 6 (4.65%) Web Developer
8 6 (4.65%) Programmer
8 6 (4.65%) Applications Support
9 5 (3.88%) Business Developer
9 5 (3.88%) Systems Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Database Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Business Objects Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (99.22%) .NET
2 52 (40.31%) ASP.NET
3 41 (31.78%) CSS
4 40 (31.01%) HTML
4 40 (31.01%) .NET Framework
5 21 (16.28%) jQuery
6 17 (13.18%) XML
7 16 (12.40%) Web Services
8 12 (9.30%) WinForms
9 11 (8.53%) Ajax
10 10 (7.75%) HTML5
11 9 (6.98%) CSS3
12 8 (6.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (3.88%) NHibernate
13 5 (3.88%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (3.88%) Spring.NET
13 5 (3.88%) RESTful
13 5 (3.88%) JSON
13 5 (3.88%) WCF
14 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.63%) Windows
2 8 (6.20%) Linux
3 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.10%) UNIX
5 2 (1.55%) NetWare
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.09%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.38%) TDD
3 24 (18.60%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (13.18%) CRM
4 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
5 12 (9.30%) Scrum
6 11 (8.53%) MVC
7 10 (7.75%) OOD
8 9 (6.98%) OO
8 9 (6.98%) Unit Testing
9 7 (5.43%) SOA
9 7 (5.43%) Software Architecture
9 7 (5.43%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (4.65%) ERP
11 5 (3.88%) Web Development
11 5 (3.88%) Workflow
11 5 (3.88%) iOS Development
11 5 (3.88%) AOP
11 5 (3.88%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (3.10%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 106 (82.17%) C#
2 70 (54.26%) SQL
3 41 (31.78%) JavaScript
4 34 (26.36%) VB
5 26 (20.16%) VB6
6 22 (17.05%) T-SQL
7 11 (8.53%) Java
8 7 (5.43%) Python
9 5 (3.88%) VBA
9 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.88%) Perl
10 4 (3.10%) VBScript
10 4 (3.10%) C++
11 2 (1.55%) C
11 2 (1.55%) PHP
11 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (16.28%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.55%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 73 (56.59%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.36%) Oracle
3 10 (7.75%) Google
4 6 (4.65%) Telerik
4 6 (4.65%) Epicor
5 4 (3.10%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.10%) Tableau
6 2 (1.55%) Novell
7 1 (0.78%) Baan
7 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.78%) VMware
7 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Sybase
7 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.78%) Infor
7 1 (0.78%) Red Gate
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