Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 132 144
Rank change year-on-year -66 +12 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 68 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.65% 1.47% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 2.57% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 36 54 69
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,125 £47,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,279 2,645 3,041
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.52% 57.13% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,255 1,650 1,927
Scotland median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,750 £58,350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for VB.NET in Scotland

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for VB.NET in Scotland

VB.NET
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Salary histogram for VB.NET in Scotland

VB.NET
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB.NET within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -55 17 £40,000 - 6
Edinburgh -14 16 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Aberdeen - 2 £34,000 -
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
Highlands - 1 £33,000 -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (86.49%) SQL Server
3 31 (83.78%) SQL
3 31 (83.78%) C#
4 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
5 17 (45.95%) HTML
5 17 (45.95%) CSS
6 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
6 16 (43.24%) MVC
7 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
9 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
9 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
10 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (27.03%) VB
12 9 (24.32%) React
13 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (21.62%) SignalR
13 8 (21.62%) Automotive
13 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (21.62%) JSON
13 8 (21.62%) jQuery
13 8 (21.62%) HTML5
13 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
13 8 (21.62%) REST
13 8 (21.62%) CSS3
14 7 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server

VB.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.11%) CMS
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (86.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.22%) HBase
3 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.22%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.22%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) GIS
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (16.22%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) FinalBuilder
6 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (21.62%) Automotive
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
4 8 (21.62%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.11%) .NET Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) DBA
7 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 17 (45.95%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) ASP.NET
4 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (24.32%) React
7 8 (21.62%) CSS3
7 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
7 8 (21.62%) HTML5
7 8 (21.62%) jQuery
7 8 (21.62%) JSON
7 8 (21.62%) REST
7 8 (21.62%) SignalR
8 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 7 (18.92%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (13.51%) WCF
10 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
10 3 (8.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) MVC
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) Task Automation
3 4 (10.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.11%) API Development
4 3 (8.11%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.11%) Data Management
4 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.11%) TDD
4 3 (8.11%) Web Design
5 2 (5.41%) BDD
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.70%) SDLC
6 1 (2.70%) SOLID
6 1 (2.70%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
1 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
4 10 (27.03%) VB
5 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
5 6 (16.22%) C
5 6 (16.22%) C++
5 6 (16.22%) Java
5 6 (16.22%) Perl
5 6 (16.22%) PHP
5 6 (16.22%) Python
5 6 (16.22%) VBA
6 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.70%) VB6
9 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP SIM
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
1 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) DevExpress
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) ESRI
5 1 (2.70%) Reuters
5 1 (2.70%) Veritas
5 1 (2.70%) Xamarin