Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 160 165
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 53 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.65% 1.02% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.07% 1.90% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 59
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61% +18.57%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,750 £47,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +5.41%

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 3455 2792 3239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 61.01% 53.94% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1714 2015
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £59,900
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -21 18 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh -9 13 £35,000 -10.26% 4
Aberdeen - 3 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire +9 1 £27,500 -
Fife -2 1 £35,000 -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for VB.NET.

1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (94.59%) C#
3 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
4 24 (64.86%) SQL
5 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
5 18 (48.65%) CSS
6 17 (45.95%) HTML
7 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
8 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) MVC
9 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (27.03%) Finance
11 10 (27.03%) Windows
11 10 (27.03%) HTML5
11 10 (27.03%) CSS3
11 10 (27.03%) Entity Framework
11 10 (27.03%) React
11 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (24.32%) JSON
12 9 (24.32%) WCF
12 9 (24.32%) REST
12 9 (24.32%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (24.32%) SignalR
12 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
12 9 (24.32%) Automotive
13 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (18.92%) 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 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (78.38%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
1 9 (24.32%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.70%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Developer
3 12 (32.43%) Software Developer
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 4 (10.81%) DBA
6 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
7 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Junior
8 2 (5.41%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) ASP.NET
2 18 (48.65%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (27.03%) CSS3
6 10 (27.03%) Entity Framework
6 10 (27.03%) HTML5
6 10 (27.03%) React
7 9 (24.32%) JSON
7 9 (24.32%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (24.32%) REST
7 9 (24.32%) SignalR
7 9 (24.32%) WCF
8 7 (18.92%) WinForms
9 6 (16.22%) jQuery
10 5 (13.51%) WPF
11 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Fintech
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) MVC
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) CRM
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.11%) API Development
4 3 (8.11%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.11%) Data Management
4 3 (8.11%) OO
4 3 (8.11%) Web Development
5 2 (5.41%) Disruptive Innovation
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.70%) OOP
6 1 (2.70%) Open Source
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB
6 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.41%) C
7 2 (5.41%) C++
8 1 (2.70%) VB6
8 1 (2.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) ESRI
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Reuters
4 1 (2.70%) Splunk