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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 134 114 90
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 29 61 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 1.66% 2.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 2.97% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 22 46 57
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 £30,250 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £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
1592 2052 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.96% 55.76% 57.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1411 1250
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 7 July 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 7 July 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
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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 +1 15 £40,000 +6.66% 4
West Lothian -3 7 £34,500 -1.42%
Glasgow -10 5 £35,000 - 1
Aberdeen +17 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (75.61%) SQL Server
3 59 (71.95%) C#
4 47 (57.32%) SQL
5 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET
6 33 (40.24%) CSS
7 28 (34.15%) HTML
8 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
10 24 (29.27%) .NET Framework
11 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 20 (24.39%) jQuery
11 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
12 19 (23.17%) Oracle
13 18 (21.95%) VB
14 17 (20.73%) Scrum
14 17 (20.73%) Relational Database
15 16 (19.51%) Oracle Database
15 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
16 15 (18.29%) Java
16 15 (18.29%) TDD
16 15 (18.29%) MongoDB
17 14 (17.07%) Entity Framework
17 14 (17.07%) NHibernate
17 14 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (17.07%) VB6
17 14 (17.07%) RDBMS
18 13 (15.85%) SharePoint
19 12 (14.63%) XML
19 12 (14.63%) AOP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 13 (15.85%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (13.41%) Node.js
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.22%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.22%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.22%) CMS
5 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Markit EDM
2 4 (4.88%) thinkFolio
3 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) DHCP
2 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (20.73%) Relational Database
4 16 (19.51%) Oracle Database
5 15 (18.29%) MongoDB
6 14 (17.07%) RDBMS
6 14 (17.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (14.63%) NoSQL
7 12 (14.63%) RavenDB
8 11 (13.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (2.44%) QlikView
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.22%) MySQL
11 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Xcode
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.44%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.44%) ReSharper
3 2 (2.44%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.22%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.22%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (64.63%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
4 12 (14.63%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
6 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Applications Support
8 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.10%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Programmer
10 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.88%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.88%) Support Specialist
11 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Solutions Analyst
11 3 (3.66%) Applications Support Specialist
11 3 (3.66%) Product Owner
11 3 (3.66%) VB.NET Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (43.90%) ASP.NET
3 33 (40.24%) CSS
4 28 (34.15%) HTML
5 24 (29.27%) .NET Framework
6 20 (24.39%) jQuery
7 14 (17.07%) NHibernate
7 14 (17.07%) Entity Framework
8 12 (14.63%) Spring.NET
8 12 (14.63%) XML
9 8 (9.76%) WinForms
9 8 (9.76%) Ajax
10 7 (8.54%) Web Services
11 4 (4.88%) WCF
12 3 (3.66%) WPF
12 3 (3.66%) HTML5
12 3 (3.66%) CSS3
12 3 (3.66%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (3.66%) RESTful
13 2 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) EPoS
2 3 (3.66%) iPhone
3 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Social Media
4 1 (1.22%) iPad
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Economics
4 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.73%) Scrum
3 15 (18.29%) TDD
4 12 (14.63%) AOP
4 12 (14.63%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (14.63%) SDLC
5 10 (12.20%) Web Development
6 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.54%) Project Management
7 7 (8.54%) iOS Development
8 6 (7.32%) CRM
8 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
10 4 (4.88%) Change Management
10 4 (4.88%) MVC
10 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (4.88%) Android Development
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.95%) C#
2 47 (57.32%) SQL
3 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.95%) VB
5 16 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 15 (18.29%) Java
7 14 (17.07%) VB6
8 4 (4.88%) VBA
8 4 (4.88%) VBScript
9 3 (3.66%) PHP
9 3 (3.66%) C++
9 3 (3.66%) Delphi
9 3 (3.66%) ABAP
9 3 (3.66%) Ruby
9 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.44%) C
11 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.17%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) Business Objects
3 4 (4.88%) SAP
4 3 (3.66%) Telerik
5 2 (2.44%) Tableau
5 2 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Informatica
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase
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