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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK / Scotland
Rank 88 102 109
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 44 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.91% 2.11% 1.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 4.34% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 27
Median salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £52,500 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,590
% change year-on-year +6.66% +5.36%  

VB.NET is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1400 1428 1652
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 60.82% 48.67% 53.60%
Number of salaries quoted 805 913 1063
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing VB.NET as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +43 37 £31,500 -10.00% 1
West Lothian -9 2 £36,750 +22.50%
Edinburgh -30 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Dundee - 1 - -
VB.NET
UK

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (93.15%) C#
3 66 (90.41%) SQL Server
4 57 (78.08%) ASP.NET
5 53 (72.60%) SQL
6 36 (49.32%) MVC
7 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
7 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (46.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 31 (42.47%) Finance
9 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
10 30 (41.10%) XML
10 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
11 27 (36.99%) VBA
11 27 (36.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (35.62%) Investment Management
13 24 (32.88%) Credit Risk
13 24 (32.88%) Perforce
13 24 (32.88%) Bitbucket
14 23 (31.51%) CSS
14 23 (31.51%) Data Warehouse
15 22 (30.14%) HTML
16 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
16 21 (28.77%) Hedge funds
16 21 (28.77%) Basel III
17 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (17.81%) Ajax
19 13 (17.81%) HTML5
20 12 (16.44%) Web Development

VB.NET
Top Related 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 9 (12.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.48%) CMS
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) Photoshop
3 6 (8.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.74%) Markit EDM
1 2 (2.74%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) DHCP
1 1 (1.37%) DNS
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
1 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (90.41%) SQL Server
2 34 (46.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (36.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (31.51%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.85%) MySQL
5 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.11%) GIS
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.74%) MS Access
8 1 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.37%) Big Data
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (1.37%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (1.37%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (47.95%) Git (software)
2 24 (32.88%) Bitbucket
3 7 (9.59%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.22%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (5.48%) Bugzilla
5 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 4 (5.48%) Trac
6 3 (4.11%) Moq
6 3 (4.11%) MSTest
6 3 (4.11%) NUnit
6 3 (4.11%) PowerBuilder
6 3 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 31 (42.47%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Automotive
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (89.04%) Developer
2 38 (52.05%) .NET Developer
3 37 (50.68%) C# Developer
4 31 (42.47%) SQL Developer
5 21 (28.77%) Database Developer
5 21 (28.77%) SQL Database Developer
6 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (16.44%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (15.07%) VB.NET Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (8.22%) .NET Web Developer
11 6 (8.22%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (8.22%) Web Developer
12 5 (6.85%) Analyst
12 5 (6.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (6.85%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 4 (5.48%) .NET Web Applications Developer
13 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (78.08%) ASP.NET
3 35 (47.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (41.10%) XML
5 23 (31.51%) CSS
6 22 (30.14%) HTML
7 13 (17.81%) Ajax
7 13 (17.81%) HTML5
8 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (15.07%) WCF
10 9 (12.33%) jQuery
11 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
11 7 (9.59%) CSS3
11 7 (9.59%) Entity Framework
11 7 (9.59%) JSON
11 7 (9.59%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (9.59%) React
11 7 (9.59%) REST
11 7 (9.59%) SignalR
11 7 (9.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Credit Risk
2 21 (28.77%) Hedge funds
3 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.11%) Social Network
6 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) MVC
2 26 (35.62%) Investment Management
3 19 (26.03%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.44%) Web Development
6 11 (15.07%) SDLC
7 9 (12.33%) OO
8 7 (9.59%) Scrum
9 5 (6.85%) CRM
9 5 (6.85%) Mobile Development
10 4 (5.48%) OOP
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (5.48%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.48%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.48%) TDD
11 3 (4.11%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (4.11%) ITIL
11 3 (4.11%) Kanban
11 3 (4.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 68 (93.15%) C#
2 53 (72.60%) SQL
3 27 (36.99%) VBA
4 21 (28.77%) JavaScript
5 11 (15.07%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.59%) VB
7 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.37%) C
7 1 (1.37%) Java
7 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) MCP
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) Basel III
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (41.10%) Microsoft
2 24 (32.88%) Perforce
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle
4 7 (9.59%) Adobe
5 5 (6.85%) Xamarin
6 3 (4.11%) Facebook
6 3 (4.11%) Twitter
7 2 (2.74%) Nintex
7 2 (2.74%) Telerik
8 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
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