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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 91 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 63 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.03% 2.06% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 3.73% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 40
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £31,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
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
1618 1822 1576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.08% 55.21% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 1178 1086
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 20 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Edinburgh +7 20 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Stirling - 8 - -
West Lothian -9 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North Lanarkshire - 4 £21,000 - 1
Renfrewshire - 4 £44,250 -
Aberdeen -13 2 £39,000 -2.50%
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £21,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 121 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (70.25%) SQL Server
3 82 (67.77%) C#
4 58 (47.93%) SQL
5 52 (42.98%) ASP.NET
6 49 (40.50%) Microsoft
7 44 (36.36%) HTML
8 40 (33.06%) CSS
9 36 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (28.93%) .NET Framework
10 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
11 34 (28.10%) VB
12 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (23.97%) Web Development
12 29 (23.97%) Relational Database
13 28 (23.14%) jQuery
13 28 (23.14%) Windows
14 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
15 23 (19.01%) T-SQL
15 23 (19.01%) Java
15 23 (19.01%) Visual Studio
16 22 (18.18%) OO
16 22 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 21 (17.36%) SharePoint
17 21 (17.36%) RDBMS
17 21 (17.36%) MVC
18 18 (14.88%) Scrum
19 16 (13.22%) VBA
19 16 (13.22%) Oracle
19 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (17.36%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.26%) IIS
3 6 (4.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.96%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.65%) Node.js
7 1 (0.83%) Documentum
Applications
1 25 (20.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.48%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.83%) Movex
4 1 (0.83%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.96%) HTTP
2 3 (2.48%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (70.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (23.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 29 (23.97%) Relational Database
3 22 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (17.36%) RDBMS
5 15 (12.40%) QlikView
5 15 (12.40%) BusinessObjects XI
6 14 (11.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (2.48%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.65%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.65%) NoSQL
12 2 (1.65%) RavenDB
12 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 23 (19.01%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.48%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.48%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.83%) Xcode
5 1 (0.83%) NUnit
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Retail
3 6 (4.96%) Banking
4 4 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 92 (76.03%) Developer
2 41 (33.88%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.22%) VB.NET Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Business Developer
4 15 (12.40%) Business Objects Developer
5 11 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 11 (9.09%) Analyst
6 10 (8.26%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.44%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Programmer
8 7 (5.79%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (4.13%) Junior
10 5 (4.13%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (3.31%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (3.31%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.31%) Software Programmer
11 4 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
11 4 (3.31%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (42.98%) ASP.NET
3 44 (36.36%) HTML
4 40 (33.06%) CSS
5 35 (28.93%) .NET Framework
6 28 (23.14%) jQuery
7 15 (12.40%) HTML5
8 12 (9.92%) Ajax
8 12 (9.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (9.92%) XML
9 9 (7.44%) JSON
9 9 (7.44%) CSS3
10 8 (6.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (6.61%) WCF
11 6 (4.96%) Web Services
11 6 (4.96%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.96%) Raphaël
12 5 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (4.13%) WinForms
13 4 (3.31%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.13%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.31%) Economics
4 3 (2.48%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.48%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.14%) Windows
2 15 (12.40%) UNIX
3 6 (4.96%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.13%) Android
5 3 (2.48%) Linux
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.97%) Web Development
3 22 (18.18%) OO
4 21 (17.36%) MVC
5 18 (14.88%) Scrum
6 16 (13.22%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.57%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (10.74%) ETL
9 11 (9.09%) OOD
10 8 (6.61%) ERP
10 8 (6.61%) TDD
10 8 (6.61%) Automated Testing
11 7 (5.79%) Project Management
12 6 (4.96%) CRM
12 6 (4.96%) Web Design
12 6 (4.96%) Information Security
12 6 (4.96%) Web Application Development
13 5 (4.13%) Mobile Application Development
13 5 (4.13%) Android Development
13 5 (4.13%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.77%) C#
2 58 (47.93%) SQL
3 35 (28.93%) JavaScript
4 34 (28.10%) VB
5 23 (19.01%) T-SQL
5 23 (19.01%) Java
6 16 (13.22%) VBA
7 9 (7.44%) VB6
8 8 (6.61%) Python
8 8 (6.61%) C++
9 7 (5.79%) Delphi
10 5 (4.13%) Perl
10 5 (4.13%) VBScript
11 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.48%) XAML
11 3 (2.48%) PHP
12 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) Degree
2 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.83%) PhD
2 1 (0.83%) ISEB
2 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) QA
2 3 (2.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (40.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.22%) Oracle
3 15 (12.40%) Business Objects
3 15 (12.40%) Tableau
4 7 (5.79%) Google
4 7 (5.79%) IBM
5 5 (4.13%) Epicor
6 3 (2.48%) HP
7 2 (1.65%) SAP
7 2 (1.65%) Telerik
8 1 (0.83%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.83%) Infor
8 1 (0.83%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.83%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.83%) Baan
8 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
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