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 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 10 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.00% 2.78% 7.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 5.13% 15.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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
24 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 48.00% 54.17% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 30
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,600 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,000 £36,000
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 19 August 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 +10 2 £35,000 +4.47%
VB.NET
Scotland

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) CSS
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
6 7 (58.33%) Xcode
6 7 (58.33%) Telerik
7 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (41.67%) C#
8 5 (41.67%) HTML
8 5 (41.67%) Retail
8 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
8 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
9 3 (25.00%) jQuery
9 3 (25.00%) HTML5
9 3 (25.00%) Ajax
9 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 2 (16.67%) XML
10 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle
10 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (16.67%) JSON
10 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 2 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Xcode
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (41.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Telerik
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle