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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 92 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 64 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.08% 2.02% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.91% 3.71% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 48
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £31,350 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1638 1778 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.11% 54.31% 53.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1133 1151
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014. 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 +12 21 £33,250 -2.20% 2
Edinburgh -2 19 £45,000 +11.80% 1
Stirling - 5 - -
Aberdeen -2 4 £39,000 +4.00% 2
West Lothian -2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
North Lanarkshire - 4 £28,750 -
Renfrewshire - 4 £44,250 -
Dumfries and Galloway - 2 £21,000 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (75.97%) C#
3 93 (72.09%) SQL Server
4 63 (48.84%) Microsoft
5 62 (48.06%) SQL
6 56 (43.41%) ASP.NET
7 52 (40.31%) HTML
8 47 (36.43%) CSS
9 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (34.11%) JavaScript
11 41 (31.78%) .NET Framework
12 40 (31.01%) VB
13 34 (26.36%) SharePoint
14 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
14 33 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 33 (25.58%) Relational Database
15 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 31 (24.03%) jQuery
17 28 (21.71%) Windows
18 27 (20.93%) RDBMS
19 26 (20.16%) Visual Studio
19 26 (20.16%) Web Development
20 24 (18.60%) T-SQL
20 24 (18.60%) OO
21 23 (17.83%) Oracle
22 22 (17.05%) Java
23 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
23 21 (16.28%) MVC
24 19 (14.73%) Scrum
25 18 (13.95%) Degree

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 34 (26.36%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (7.75%) IIS
4 6 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.10%) Node.js
6 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.55%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 33 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.75%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.78%) Movex
4 1 (0.78%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) Intranet
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (72.09%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 33 (25.58%) Relational Database
3 32 (24.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (20.93%) RDBMS
5 16 (12.40%) Oracle Database
6 12 (9.30%) QlikView
6 12 (9.30%) BusinessObjects XI
7 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (7.75%) PerformancePoint
9 8 (6.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.10%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.10%) RavenDB
12 3 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (20.16%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.33%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.55%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.55%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.55%) Selenium
5 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.78%) Xcode
5 1 (0.78%) NUnit
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.78%) Toad
5 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (12.40%) Finance
2 6 (4.65%) Retail
3 5 (3.88%) Advertising
4 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.78%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 98 (75.97%) Developer
2 47 (36.43%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.40%) VB.NET Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Business Developer
5 12 (9.30%) Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) Business Objects Developer
5 12 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.75%) SharePoint Developer
7 10 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Programmer
9 6 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (4.65%) Junior
9 6 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.88%) Applications Support
10 5 (3.88%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Software Programmer
11 4 (3.10%) .NET Software Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (43.41%) ASP.NET
3 52 (40.31%) HTML
4 47 (36.43%) CSS
5 41 (31.78%) .NET Framework
6 31 (24.03%) jQuery
7 16 (12.40%) XML
8 15 (11.63%) HTML5
9 12 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (7.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (7.75%) Ajax
11 9 (6.98%) CSS3
11 9 (6.98%) Web Services
12 8 (6.20%) JSON
13 7 (5.43%) WCF
14 6 (4.65%) WinForms
14 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
14 6 (4.65%) Raphaël
15 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 4 (3.10%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.88%) Open Source
2 5 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.33%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.55%) Economics
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) FMCG
5 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.71%) Windows
2 12 (9.30%) UNIX
3 6 (4.65%) Linux
3 6 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.88%) Android
5 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.66%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.16%) Web Development
3 24 (18.60%) OO
4 21 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (16.28%) MVC
5 19 (14.73%) Scrum
6 17 (13.18%) TDD
7 15 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.08%) OOD
9 12 (9.30%) ETL
10 11 (8.53%) CRM
11 9 (6.98%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.20%) ERP
13 6 (4.65%) Web Design
13 6 (4.65%) Information Security
13 6 (4.65%) Web Application Development
14 5 (3.88%) Android Development
14 5 (3.88%) iOS Development
14 5 (3.88%) Mentoring
14 5 (3.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (75.97%) C#
2 62 (48.06%) SQL
3 44 (34.11%) JavaScript
4 40 (31.01%) VB
5 24 (18.60%) T-SQL
6 22 (17.05%) Java
7 18 (13.95%) VB6
8 13 (10.08%) VBA
9 10 (7.75%) Python
10 8 (6.20%) C++
11 7 (5.43%) Delphi
11 7 (5.43%) Perl
12 5 (3.88%) VBScript
12 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
13 3 (2.33%) XAML
13 3 (2.33%) PHP
14 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.78%) PhD
3 1 (0.78%) ISEB
3 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 63 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (17.83%) Oracle
3 13 (10.08%) Google
4 12 (9.30%) Tableau
4 12 (9.30%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.43%) IBM
6 5 (3.88%) Epicor
7 3 (2.33%) HP
8 2 (1.55%) Telerik
8 2 (1.55%) SAP
9 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.78%) Baan
9 1 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.78%) VMware
9 1 (0.78%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.78%) Infor
9 1 (0.78%) Red Gate
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