Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 142 145
Rank change year-on-year -61 +3 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 60 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.64% 1.28% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.15% 2.07% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 67
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £27,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

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 3,221 2,904 2,916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.00% 61.76% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,266 1,793 1,712
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £65,000 £61,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Edinburgh +5 21 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Glasgow -64 14 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Highlands - 1 £33,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £43,000 - 1
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 33 (89.19%) C#
3 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
3 30 (81.08%) SQL
4 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
5 18 (48.65%) MVC
6 17 (45.95%) HTML
6 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
7 16 (43.24%) CSS
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
9 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
10 11 (29.73%) Java
10 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
10 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.03%) VB
12 9 (24.32%) MySQL
12 9 (24.32%) C++
12 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
13 8 (21.62%) Task Automation
13 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
13 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
13 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
13 8 (21.62%) HBase
13 8 (21.62%) Redis

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 6 (16.22%) CMS
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.11%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.41%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (24.32%) MySQL
3 8 (21.62%) HBase
3 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (21.62%) Redis
4 5 (13.51%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (13.51%) Big Data
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Subversion
2 8 (21.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 28 (75.68%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.03%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Applications Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) DBA
9 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.41%) VB.NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
2 17 (45.95%) HTML
3 16 (43.24%) CSS
4 14 (37.84%) jQuery
5 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (16.22%) .NET Core
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
10 4 (10.81%) WCF
11 3 (8.11%) Entity Framework
11 3 (8.11%) JSON
11 3 (8.11%) Middleware
11 3 (8.11%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (8.11%) REST
11 3 (8.11%) SignalR
11 3 (8.11%) SOAP
11 3 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.62%) Task Automation
4 5 (13.51%) BDD
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) API Development
5 3 (8.11%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (8.11%) Web Design
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (5.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (89.19%) C#
2 30 (81.08%) SQL
3 22 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) PowerShell
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 10 (27.03%) VB
7 9 (24.32%) C++
8 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
8 8 (21.62%) C
8 8 (21.62%) Perl
8 8 (21.62%) PHP
8 8 (21.62%) Python
8 8 (21.62%) VBA
9 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
9 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
10 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) MCSE
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk
4 1 (2.70%) Veritas