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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 16 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.64% 5.17% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 10.34% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £36,750 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%

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
36 29 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 65.45% 50.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 27
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian region citing VB.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -3 2 £36,750 +22.50%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Top 20 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Lothian region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Xcode
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin