The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 28 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.20% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 1.64% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
VB
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56 61 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 33.53% 33.70% 38.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 67
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £117,000 £75,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of job ads across the Canary Wharf region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

VB
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Canary Wharf region.

VB Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for VB.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
1 2 (66.67%) Security Patching
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (33.33%) Proventia
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) 3PAR
1 2 (66.67%) Altiris
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) ScanSafe