Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 193 197 159
Rank change year-on-year +4 -38 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 33 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.62% 0.59% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 0.98% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 30 43
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 £31,050
90th Percentile £45,000 £51,625 £47,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 3,015 3,382 2,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 56.61% 60.29% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,010 2,217 1,749
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 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +13 19 £41,250 +17.86% 8
Aberdeen +5 7 £27,500 -19.12% 2
Glasgow -10 5 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Stirling - 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £38,000 -
VB.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
3 26 (78.79%) C#
4 24 (72.73%) SQL
5 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
6 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
7 17 (51.52%) CSS
8 16 (48.48%) HTML
9 13 (39.39%) Windows
10 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
12 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
12 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (27.27%) People Management
12 9 (27.27%) Degree
13 7 (21.21%) jQuery
13 7 (21.21%) Scrum
13 7 (21.21%) Web Services
14 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (18.18%) Infragistics
14 6 (18.18%) Telerik
14 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (18.18%) Web Development
14 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
14 6 (18.18%) DevExpress
15 5 (15.15%) Data Management
15 5 (15.15%) Ajax
15 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
15 5 (15.15%) XML
16 4 (12.12%) Classic ASP

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 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
1 1 (3.03%) thinkFolio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (84.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.03%) MySQL
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (3.03%) Moq
4 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (90.91%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Software Developer
3 17 (51.52%) .NET Developer
4 11 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Angular Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (15.15%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) HTML Developer
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Systems Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Analyst
9 2 (6.06%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (3.03%) .NET Development Team Leader
10 1 (3.03%) ERP Developer
10 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) HTML
5 7 (21.21%) jQuery
5 7 (21.21%) Web Services
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.15%) Ajax
7 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
7 5 (15.15%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (12.12%) Classic ASP
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.09%) WinForms
10 1 (3.03%) CSS3
10 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.03%) HTML5
10 1 (3.03%) Memcached
10 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.03%) LIMS
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (39.39%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (27.27%) People Management
2 7 (21.21%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) 3D Modelling
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Release Management
6 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.03%) System Testing
8 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
7 1 (3.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) DevExpress
2 6 (18.18%) Infragistics
2 6 (18.18%) Telerik
3 3 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) IFS