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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 125 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 41 70 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.23% 1.87% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 3.52% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 46 35
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £29,700 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,750 £40,000
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
1661 1987 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 49.82% 53.20% 55.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 1303 1102
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £53,050
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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Edinburgh -14 23 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Glasgow -8 12 £44,000 +35.38% 2
West Lothian -4 3 £35,000 -
Aberdeen +9 2 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Highlands - 1 £40,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (74.67%) SQL Server
3 50 (66.67%) C#
4 39 (52.00%) SQL
5 38 (50.67%) ASP.NET
6 30 (40.00%) CSS
7 25 (33.33%) HTML
7 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
9 20 (26.67%) SDLC
10 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
11 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
12 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (17.33%) Business Analysis
14 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
14 12 (16.00%) Oracle
14 12 (16.00%) Waterfall
14 12 (16.00%) Markit EDM
15 11 (14.67%) thinkFolio
15 11 (14.67%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (14.67%) MVC
15 11 (14.67%) Change Management
16 10 (13.33%) Asset Management
16 10 (13.33%) Java
17 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
17 9 (12.00%) Ajax
17 9 (12.00%) jQuery
17 9 (12.00%) Degree
17 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
18 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (1.33%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.33%) CMS
3 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Markit EDM
2 11 (14.67%) thinkFolio
3 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) DHCP
2 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (74.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.00%) RavenDB
8 2 (2.67%) MySQL
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.00%) Xcode
2 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (2.67%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.33%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.33%) MSI
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (61.33%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Software Developer
4 16 (21.33%) Analyst
5 12 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (14.67%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Applications Support
7 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
9 4 (5.33%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (4.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (50.67%) ASP.NET
3 30 (40.00%) CSS
4 25 (33.33%) HTML
5 18 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (12.00%) Ajax
6 9 (12.00%) jQuery
6 9 (12.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (10.67%) XML
8 7 (9.33%) JSON
8 7 (9.33%) WCF
8 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (6.67%) NHibernate
9 5 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.67%) WinForms
9 5 (6.67%) Web Services
10 4 (5.33%) WPF
10 4 (5.33%) REST
11 3 (4.00%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.00%) iPhone
2 3 (4.00%) EPoS
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.67%) SDLC
3 13 (17.33%) Business Analysis
4 12 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 11 (14.67%) Change Management
5 11 (14.67%) MVC
5 11 (14.67%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 8 (10.67%) Scrum
7 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) TDD
8 7 (9.33%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.67%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.67%) OO
9 5 (6.67%) ITIL
9 5 (6.67%) Web Development
10 4 (5.33%) Project Management
11 3 (4.00%) OOP
11 3 (4.00%) AOP
11 3 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 50 (66.67%) C#
2 39 (52.00%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.33%) Java
6 5 (6.67%) VB
7 4 (5.33%) VB6
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby
8 3 (4.00%) ABAP
8 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (4.00%) Delphi
9 2 (2.67%) C
9 2 (2.67%) C++
9 2 (2.67%) VBScript
10 1 (1.33%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.33%) ISEB
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 4 (5.33%) SAP
4 3 (4.00%) Telerik
5 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Informatica
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