Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 124 111
Rank change year-on-year -14 -13 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 13 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.46% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.85% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £35,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.50% -15.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,950 £31,250 £32,800
90th Percentile £55,500 £45,125 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%

VB.NET is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,493 1,177 1,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 56.98% 54.02% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 978 794 782
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.03% +5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £29,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VB.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB.NET in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) VB
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
6 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Data Management
7 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
7 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) Disruptive Innovation
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (15.38%) WCF

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 (7.69%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) HBase
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) FinalBuilder
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 1 (7.69%) ArcObjects
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disruptive Innovation
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) VB
4 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) VB6
5 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) ESRI
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk