The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 13 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.02% 1.30% 7.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.90% 1.82% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Programming Languages Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
31 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 54.39% 71.43% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 38
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB.NET
Scotland

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 14 July 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 +17 4 £35,000 +2.94%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
5 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
6 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) Xcode
6 6 (54.55%) Retail
6 6 (54.55%) Telerik
6 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
7 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
7 5 (45.45%) C#
8 4 (36.36%) HTML
8 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
8 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
9 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (27.27%) jQuery
9 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
9 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
9 3 (27.27%) CSS3
9 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (27.27%) Workflow
9 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (27.27%) RESTful
9 3 (27.27%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Xcode
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Systems Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) JSON
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) RESTful
5 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 3 (27.27%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) iOS Development
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (18.18%) Business Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Telerik
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle