Period
to 20 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 184 178
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 37 42 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.69% 0.76% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.22% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 39
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,650
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 3,050 3,439 2,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 57.08% 62.12% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,055 2,201 1,649
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 October 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 October 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 +10 20 £40,750 +8.67% 5
Aberdeen +4 8 £27,500 -21.43%
Glasgow -16 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Midlothian - 2 £37,500 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 35 (94.59%) C#
3 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
4 25 (67.57%) SQL
5 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
6 23 (62.16%) CSS
7 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
8 19 (51.35%) HTML
9 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
10 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (35.14%) MVC
12 12 (32.43%) Degree
12 12 (32.43%) jQuery
13 11 (29.73%) Windows
14 10 (27.03%) Scrum
15 9 (24.32%) Finance
16 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
16 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (21.62%) Web Development
16 8 (21.62%) Web Services
16 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
16 8 (21.62%) People Management
17 6 (16.22%) WinForms
17 6 (16.22%) Infragistics
17 6 (16.22%) Java
17 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
17 6 (16.22%) Telerik
17 6 (16.22%) DevExpress
18 5 (13.51%) Test Automation

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Markit EDM
1 1 (2.70%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (83.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (8.11%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Trac
4 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (89.19%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) Software Developer
3 20 (54.05%) .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.51%) HTML Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Angular Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (8.11%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Analyst
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) CSS
3 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
4 19 (51.35%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) jQuery
6 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 6 (16.22%) WinForms
8 5 (13.51%) Classic ASP
9 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
9 4 (10.81%) WPF
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.41%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) WCF
11 2 (5.41%) XML
12 1 (2.70%) ADO
12 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Fintech
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) LIMS
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 8 (21.62%) People Management
4 8 (21.62%) Web Development
5 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.51%) Wealth Management
6 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) 3D Modelling
7 3 (8.11%) BDD
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
8 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Refactoring
8 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Microservices
9 1 (2.70%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 25 (67.57%) SQL
3 24 (64.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (16.22%) Java
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.70%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VB6
7 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) DevExpress
2 6 (16.22%) Infragistics
2 6 (16.22%) Telerik
3 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) IFS