The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for VB.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 84 92
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 4 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.33% 0.74% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 1.76% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.35% -28.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £27,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 757 511 634
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 62.05% 42.16% 46.11%
Number of salaries quoted 470 299 418
Median salary £40,000 £42,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.43% +6.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,200 £58,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Edinburgh

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) RAD
3 3 (50.00%) VB6
3 3 (50.00%) Spread Betting
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) FileNet
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) iTrent
1 1 (16.67%) Markit EDM
1 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
1 1 (16.67%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Back Office
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) HR Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (16.67%) IVR
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) RAD
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Northgate
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle