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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 110 107 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -29
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 46 69 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 1.72% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.83% 3.38% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 26 48 55
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 £32,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £51,500 £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
1627 2039 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 51.98% 50.87% 58.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1398 1111
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 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 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 5 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 +4 17 £35,000 -2.09% 2
Edinburgh -4 10 £40,000 +6.66% 3
West Lothian 0 7 £35,000 -3.44%
Aberdeen +12 3 £40,000 - 1
Fife +5 3 £55,000 +89.65%
Dundee - 2 £35,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (72.32%) SQL Server
3 78 (69.64%) C#
4 62 (55.36%) SQL
5 52 (46.43%) ASP.NET
6 48 (42.86%) CSS
7 47 (41.96%) HTML
8 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 35 (31.25%) .NET Framework
11 34 (30.36%) jQuery
12 33 (29.46%) VB
13 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
14 26 (23.21%) Scrum
15 25 (22.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (21.43%) Web Development
17 22 (19.64%) T-SQL
17 22 (19.64%) Oracle
18 21 (18.75%) RDBMS
18 21 (18.75%) SharePoint
19 20 (17.86%) Windows
19 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (16.96%) Software Engineering
20 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
21 18 (16.07%) Java
21 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
22 17 (15.18%) OO
22 17 (15.18%) Finance
23 15 (13.39%) MS Excel

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 21 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (9.82%) Node.js
4 7 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.79%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.89%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (13.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) Intranet
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (72.32%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.89%) Relational Database
3 25 (22.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (16.07%) Oracle Database
7 15 (13.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (11.61%) MongoDB
9 12 (10.71%) NoSQL
9 12 (10.71%) RavenDB
10 10 (8.93%) BusinessObjects XI
10 10 (8.93%) QlikView
11 6 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (4.46%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.89%) MySQL
15 1 (0.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.79%) ReSharper
3 2 (1.79%) Xcode
3 2 (1.79%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 17 (15.18%) Finance
2 7 (6.25%) Retail
3 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.46%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 83 (74.11%) Developer
2 35 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 13 (11.61%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.61%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Business Developer
5 10 (8.93%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Business Objects Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Junior
9 5 (4.46%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Junior Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.57%) VB Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Programmer
10 4 (3.57%) Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (46.43%) ASP.NET
3 48 (42.86%) CSS
4 47 (41.96%) HTML
5 35 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 34 (30.36%) jQuery
7 15 (13.39%) HTML5
8 14 (12.50%) NHibernate
9 13 (11.61%) Entity Framework
9 13 (11.61%) Ajax
10 12 (10.71%) Spring.NET
11 11 (9.82%) CSS3
12 10 (8.93%) JSON
12 10 (8.93%) XML
13 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
15 6 (5.36%) WCF
15 6 (5.36%) Raphaël
15 6 (5.36%) WinForms
15 6 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.57%) Economics
3 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.89%) EPoS
5 1 (0.89%) NHS
5 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.89%) iPhone
5 1 (0.89%) iPad
5 1 (0.89%) Social Media
5 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.86%) Windows
2 10 (8.93%) UNIX
3 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
4 8 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.21%) Scrum
3 24 (21.43%) Web Development
4 19 (16.96%) Software Engineering
5 17 (15.18%) OO
6 14 (12.50%) TDD
7 12 (10.71%) AOP
7 12 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (10.71%) MVC
8 10 (8.93%) iOS Development
9 8 (7.14%) Android Development
9 8 (7.14%) ETL
10 7 (6.25%) CRM
10 7 (6.25%) Automated Testing
11 6 (5.36%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.36%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.36%) Web Design
11 6 (5.36%) Information Security
11 6 (5.36%) Project Management
11 6 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 78 (69.64%) C#
2 62 (55.36%) SQL
3 40 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 33 (29.46%) VB
5 22 (19.64%) T-SQL
6 18 (16.07%) Java
7 15 (13.39%) VB6
8 12 (10.71%) VBA
9 8 (7.14%) Delphi
10 6 (5.36%) C++
11 4 (3.57%) VBScript
12 3 (2.68%) PHP
12 3 (2.68%) ABAP
12 3 (2.68%) Python
13 2 (1.79%) Perl
14 1 (0.89%) C
14 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.89%) XAML
14 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) PhD
4 1 (0.89%) ISEB
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.64%) Oracle
3 12 (10.71%) Business Objects
4 10 (8.93%) Tableau
5 5 (4.46%) SAP
6 4 (3.57%) IBM
7 3 (2.68%) Telerik
8 2 (1.79%) HP
9 1 (0.89%) Red Gate
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