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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 102 104 99
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 52 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.75% 1.82% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.32% 3.34% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 46 39
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
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
1568 1826 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.64% 54.54% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1210 969
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +14 18 £35,000 -3.44% 3
Edinburgh 0 16 £37,500 +3.44% 3
Stirling - 5 - -
Aberdeen -5 3 £39,000 -2.50% 2
West Lothian -6 3 £35,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire - 3 - -
Renfrewshire - 2 £43,750 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £21,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 82 (68.33%) C#
4 64 (53.33%) SQL
5 54 (45.00%) HTML
6 53 (44.17%) ASP.NET
7 51 (42.50%) CSS
8 45 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (36.67%) JavaScript
10 43 (35.83%) Microsoft
11 41 (34.17%) .NET Framework
12 40 (33.33%) VB
13 38 (31.67%) jQuery
14 34 (28.33%) Relational Database
15 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (25.00%) Web Development
17 28 (23.33%) Scrum
18 27 (22.50%) Windows
19 26 (21.67%) RDBMS
20 24 (20.00%) SharePoint
20 24 (20.00%) T-SQL
20 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (18.33%) Java
21 22 (18.33%) Visual Studio
22 21 (17.50%) Oracle
23 18 (15.00%) VBA
23 18 (15.00%) OO
23 18 (15.00%) MVC
24 17 (14.17%) MS Excel
24 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.17%) IIS
2 11 (9.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (8.33%) Node.js
4 5 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (14.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (28.33%) Relational Database
3 33 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (21.67%) RDBMS
5 24 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (14.17%) Oracle Database
7 15 (12.50%) QlikView
7 15 (12.50%) BusinessObjects XI
8 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
8 11 (9.17%) NoSQL
8 11 (9.17%) RavenDB
9 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 22 (18.33%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 4 (3.33%) LoadRunner
4 3 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.67%) Selenium
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.83%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.83%) NUnit
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 15 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (6.67%) Retail
3 6 (5.00%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 94 (78.33%) Developer
2 39 (32.50%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 15 (12.50%) Business Objects Developer
5 14 (11.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 13 (10.83%) C# Developer
6 13 (10.83%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Analyst
8 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.00%) Programmer
9 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.33%) QA Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (3.33%) VB Developer
11 4 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 54 (45.00%) HTML
3 53 (44.17%) ASP.NET
4 51 (42.50%) CSS
5 41 (34.17%) .NET Framework
6 38 (31.67%) jQuery
7 17 (14.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (12.50%) HTML5
9 14 (11.67%) XML
10 13 (10.83%) Ajax
11 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (9.17%) NHibernate
12 11 (9.17%) Spring.NET
13 10 (8.33%) CSS3
13 10 (8.33%) JSON
14 8 (6.67%) WCF
14 8 (6.67%) Web Services
15 6 (5.00%) WinForms
15 6 (5.00%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.00%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.33%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.50%) Windows
2 15 (12.50%) UNIX
3 6 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.00%) Web Development
3 28 (23.33%) Scrum
4 18 (15.00%) OO
4 18 (15.00%) MVC
5 17 (14.17%) Software Engineering
6 14 (11.67%) TDD
7 13 (10.83%) ETL
8 11 (9.17%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (9.17%) AOP
8 11 (9.17%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (7.50%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.83%) OOD
10 7 (5.83%) CRM
11 6 (5.00%) UML
11 6 (5.00%) Project Management
11 6 (5.00%) Web Design
11 6 (5.00%) Information Security
11 6 (5.00%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (68.33%) C#
2 64 (53.33%) SQL
3 44 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 40 (33.33%) VB
5 24 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 22 (18.33%) Java
7 18 (15.00%) VBA
8 16 (13.33%) VB6
9 9 (7.50%) C++
10 7 (5.83%) Delphi
11 5 (4.17%) PHP
11 5 (4.17%) VBScript
11 5 (4.17%) Python
12 2 (1.67%) XAML
12 2 (1.67%) Perl
13 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) VCP4
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.83%) PhD
3 1 (0.83%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) Firmware
Vendors
1 43 (35.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.50%) Oracle
3 16 (13.33%) Business Objects
4 15 (12.50%) Tableau
5 7 (5.83%) IBM
6 4 (3.33%) HP
7 3 (2.50%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Epicor
9 1 (0.83%) Telerik
9 1 (0.83%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.83%) SAP
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Aberdeen
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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