Period
to 20 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 175 178
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 38 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.90% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.42% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 38
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 3,091 3,391 2,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.36% 63.59% 51.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,115 2,064 1,667
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £30,225 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £60,550
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 August 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 August 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 +15 27 £40,000 - 5
Glasgow -32 7 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Midlothian - 2 £37,500 - 1
Aberdeen -1 1 £43,000 +1.18% 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
4 26 (68.42%) SQL
5 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
6 22 (57.89%) CSS
7 20 (52.63%) HTML
8 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
9 17 (44.74%) MVC
10 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (39.47%) jQuery
11 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
12 11 (28.95%) Finance
13 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
14 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (23.68%) Windows
14 9 (23.68%) Java
15 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
15 8 (21.05%) Web Services
15 8 (21.05%) Web Development
16 7 (18.42%) Degree
16 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (15.79%) .NET Core
17 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 6 (15.79%) TDD
18 5 (13.16%) WPF
18 5 (13.16%) Wealth Management
18 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
18 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
18 5 (13.16%) PowerShell

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 4 (10.53%) CMS
2 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.26%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.63%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) DHCP
1 1 (2.63%) DNS
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (13.16%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) HBase
4 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.26%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.63%) Moq
4 1 (2.63%) Trac
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 23 (60.53%) .NET Developer
3 14 (36.84%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) HTML Developer
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (10.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (7.89%) WPF Developer
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) DBA
8 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (57.89%) CSS
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) jQuery
6 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (21.05%) Web Services
9 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (15.79%) .NET Core
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (13.16%) Classic ASP
11 5 (13.16%) WPF
12 3 (7.89%) HTML5
12 3 (7.89%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (7.89%) WCF
12 3 (7.89%) WinForms
12 3 (7.89%) XML
13 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
13 2 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Fintech
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.63%) LIMS
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) MVC
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) People Management
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Wealth Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (5.26%) Content Management
7 2 (5.26%) ITIL
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.26%) SDLC
7 2 (5.26%) Task Automation
8 1 (2.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
3 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.16%) TypeScript
7 4 (10.53%) VB
8 3 (7.89%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) Python
9 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.26%) C
9 2 (5.26%) Perl
9 2 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) VB6
9 2 (5.26%) VBA
10 1 (2.63%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) IFS