Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 178 193 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 -63 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 43 40 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 0.71% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.26% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 51
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £32,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £44,500 £50,375 £47,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%

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 2,999 3,180 2,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 58.05% 56.25% 58.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 2,224 1,627
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +11 28 £30,000 -33.33% 11
Aberdeen +5 8 £33,750 +2.27% 1
Glasgow +9 6 £48,750 +21.88% 4
Stirling - 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
2 32 (74.42%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) C#
4 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) HTML
5 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
5 19 (44.19%) CSS
6 14 (32.56%) XML
6 14 (32.56%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) ERP
7 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
8 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
8 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
10 10 (23.26%) DNS
11 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (18.60%) C++
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
13 7 (16.28%) IIS
13 7 (16.28%) Web Services
13 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
13 7 (16.28%) HP
13 7 (16.28%) LoadRunner
13 7 (16.28%) Finance
13 7 (16.28%) Ajax
13 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development

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 7 (16.28%) IIS
1 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) Documentum
2 3 (6.98%) FileNet
2 3 (6.98%) OnBase
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Elite 3E
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) DNS
2 4 (9.30%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (6.98%) DHCP
3 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (74.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.98%) MS Access
6 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (16.28%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (16.28%) Banking
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Law
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (48.84%) Software Developer
4 16 (37.21%) .NET Software Developer
4 16 (37.21%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Developer
5 7 (16.28%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Angular Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) Database Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate
9 2 (4.65%) Graduate Database Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Lead Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) ASP.NET
2 19 (44.19%) CSS
2 19 (44.19%) HTML
3 14 (32.56%) XML
4 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (16.28%) Ajax
5 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.28%) jQuery
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (9.30%) Regular Expression
7 4 (9.30%) WinForms
8 3 (6.98%) XSLT
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (2.33%) CSS3
10 1 (2.33%) HTML5
10 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.98%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) ERP
2 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
2 7 (16.28%) Release Management
2 7 (16.28%) Web Development
3 6 (13.95%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) Data Management
4 5 (11.63%) People Management
5 4 (9.30%) 3D Modelling
5 4 (9.30%) Content Management
5 4 (9.30%) CRM
5 4 (9.30%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (9.30%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) Workflow
7 2 (4.65%) Change Control
7 2 (4.65%) E-Procurement
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (74.42%) SQL
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) T-SQL
5 8 (18.60%) C++
6 6 (13.95%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) VBA
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) Python
8 1 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 14001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) HP
3 6 (13.95%) DevExpress
3 6 (13.95%) Infragistics
4 4 (9.30%) Telerik
4 4 (9.30%) Xamarin
5 3 (6.98%) Laserfiche
6 1 (2.33%) Charles River