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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 104 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 59 66 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.00% 2.14% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.09% 4.10% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 49
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £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
1442 1609 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 48.82% 52.29% 55.19%
Number of salaries quoted 929 1080 1220
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +15 28 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Glasgow -24 20 £31,250 -9.42%
East Ayrshire - 4 £32,500 - 1
Aberdeen +18 3 £45,000 +15.38%
West Lothian +4 2 £30,000 -14.28% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (73.91%) C#
3 64 (69.57%) SQL Server
4 61 (66.30%) SQL
5 46 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 35 (38.04%) HTML
7 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
8 30 (32.61%) Finance
9 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 25 (27.17%) CSS
11 23 (25.00%) MVC
12 22 (23.91%) SDLC
13 19 (20.65%) T-SQL
14 18 (19.57%) Oracle
14 18 (19.57%) XML
14 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (19.57%) .NET Framework
15 16 (17.39%) Degree
15 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 15 (16.30%) Asset Management
16 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
16 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (15.22%) VBA
18 13 (14.13%) OO
18 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
18 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (13.04%) IIS
19 12 (13.04%) VB
19 12 (13.04%) Project Management

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
2 12 (13.04%) IIS
3 4 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.09%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (11.96%) MySQL
6 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (4.35%) GIS
10 2 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.17%) Big Data
10 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.09%) MS Access
11 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.61%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (5.43%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.17%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.17%) JIRA
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (1.09%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.09%) Selenium
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) Xcode
General
1 30 (32.61%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Automotive
2 5 (5.43%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Local Government
3 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (71.74%) Developer
2 32 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 30 (32.61%) .NET Developer
4 22 (23.91%) Analyst
5 16 (17.39%) C# Developer
6 15 (16.30%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (11.96%) SQL Analyst
7 11 (11.96%) SQL Developer
8 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Developer
9 9 (9.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.78%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Business Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) Asset Management Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) Development Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) Systems Development Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (6.52%) VB.NET Developer
13 5 (5.43%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 35 (38.04%) HTML
4 25 (27.17%) CSS
5 18 (19.57%) .NET Framework
5 18 (19.57%) XML
6 15 (16.30%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (11.96%) WCF
8 10 (10.87%) Entity Framework
8 10 (10.87%) REST
9 9 (9.78%) JSON
9 9 (9.78%) WinForms
10 8 (8.70%) Ajax
10 8 (8.70%) SignalR
11 7 (7.61%) AngularJS
11 7 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (7.61%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.52%) jQuery
13 5 (5.43%) Web Services
14 3 (3.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.09%) Physics
4 1 (1.09%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.09%) Android
3 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.00%) MVC
3 22 (23.91%) SDLC
4 15 (16.30%) Asset Management
5 13 (14.13%) OO
6 12 (13.04%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) Investment Management
8 6 (6.52%) CRM
8 6 (6.52%) Front End Development
8 6 (6.52%) ITIL
8 6 (6.52%) Mobile Development
8 6 (6.52%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.43%) Case Management
9 5 (5.43%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (4.35%) Web Application Development
11 3 (3.26%) OOP
11 3 (3.26%) System Testing
11 3 (3.26%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.26%) UML
11 3 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (73.91%) C#
2 61 (66.30%) SQL
3 33 (35.87%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.65%) T-SQL
5 14 (15.22%) VBA
6 12 (13.04%) VB
7 7 (7.61%) VB6
8 4 (4.35%) PHP
8 4 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.26%) VBScript
10 2 (2.17%) Java
11 1 (1.09%) C
11 1 (1.09%) C++
11 1 (1.09%) Python
11 1 (1.09%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.09%) ISEB
4 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) Oracle
3 6 (6.52%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.09%) Epicor
4 1 (1.09%) HP
4 1 (1.09%) Lotus
4 1 (1.09%) Telerik
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