Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 134 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 -43 +32
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 18 4 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.68% 0.18% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.35% 0.30% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 33
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 1,336 1,314 1,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 50.55% 59.73% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 921 828 745
Edinburgh median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,000 £62,500 £59,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +2.47%

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 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) Windows
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) VB
5 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
6 9 (50.00%) MySQL
6 9 (50.00%) C++
6 9 (50.00%) Java
7 8 (44.44%) C
7 8 (44.44%) Perl
7 8 (44.44%) PHP
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 8 (44.44%) VBA
7 8 (44.44%) Python
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (44.44%) Subversion
7 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
7 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
7 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
7 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
7 8 (44.44%) HBase
7 8 (44.44%) Redis
7 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
7 8 (44.44%) Task Automation
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.11%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) MySQL
3 8 (44.44%) HBase
3 8 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 8 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (44.44%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 8 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
6 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) Regular Expression
4 1 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (5.56%) WPF
4 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Task Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) Content Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
4 11 (61.11%) VB
5 9 (50.00%) C++
5 9 (50.00%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) Bash Shell
6 8 (44.44%) C
6 8 (44.44%) Perl
6 8 (44.44%) PHP
6 8 (44.44%) Python
6 8 (44.44%) VBA
7 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (5.56%) Veritas