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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 88 57 87
Rank change year-on-year -31 +30  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 2 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 2.91% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 7.07% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 10
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

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 653 552 629
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.41% 41.16% 46.52%
Number of salaries quoted 399 377 448
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

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

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Trac
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) WPF
5 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (33.33%) OOP
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Back Office
6 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis

VB.NET
Top Related 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 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Markit EDM
1 2 (22.22%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Trac
General
1 2 (22.22%) Back Office
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Web Applications Developer
4 3 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin