The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 9 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.43% 17.65% 3.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.00% 27.27% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -32.29%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB.NET
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 33 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 71.43% 64.71% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 16
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -24.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

VB.NET
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the West Lothian region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in West Lothian

VB.NET
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 17 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
Livingston +2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Xcode
5 1 (16.67%) Telerik
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Telerik