The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 159 242 152
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -90
Permanent jobs citing VB 104 70 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.60% 0.69% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 1.35% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 83 58 229
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3692 5175 6903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.77% 51.15% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3398 4577 5991
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VB Salary Trend in the City of London

VB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB.

1 115 (68.05%) SQL
2 91 (53.85%) Finance
3 78 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
5 70 (41.42%) .NET
6 61 (36.09%) C#
7 52 (30.77%) Windows
7 52 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 50 (29.59%) SDLC
9 42 (24.85%) Unix
9 42 (24.85%) VBScript
10 41 (24.26%) VBA
10 41 (24.26%) MS Office
11 38 (22.49%) Web Services
11 38 (22.49%) JavaScript
12 37 (21.89%) ASP.NET
13 35 (20.71%) MVC
14 34 (20.12%) T-SQL
15 33 (19.53%) Advertising
15 33 (19.53%) Data Protection Act
15 33 (19.53%) QA
15 33 (19.53%) Data Protection
16 31 (18.34%) SQL Server 2008
16 31 (18.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 30 (17.75%) XML
18 29 (17.16%) Linux
19 28 (16.57%) XSL
19 28 (16.57%) IIS
19 28 (16.57%) Oracle
19 28 (16.57%) Java

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 28 (16.57%) IIS
2 16 (9.47%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2000
3 12 (7.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (7.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 12 (7.10%) IBM Notes
3 12 (7.10%) SAS
4 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.78%) Apache
6 2 (1.18%) CMS
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) Node.js
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.18%) WordPress
7 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 41 (24.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (11.24%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.18%) HFM
2 2 (1.18%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.59%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.37%) PaaS
2 4 (2.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) Firewall
2 10 (5.92%) NetScaler
3 5 (2.96%) DNS
4 3 (1.78%) DHCP
4 3 (1.78%) SAN
5 2 (1.18%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.18%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.18%) PuTTY
5 2 (1.18%) SSH
5 2 (1.18%) Telnet
5 2 (1.18%) VLAN
6 1 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.59%) LAN
6 1 (0.59%) LDAP
6 1 (0.59%) Multicast
6 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) VPN
6 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (18.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (15.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (13.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (12.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 19 (11.24%) Oracle BI EE
6 19 (11.24%) Siebel EIM
7 15 (8.88%) MS Access
8 9 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.73%) QlikView
10 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
11 4 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (2.37%) Essbase
12 3 (1.78%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.18%) Hyperion Smart View
13 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
13 2 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (11.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.59%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 91 (53.85%) Finance
2 33 (19.53%) Advertising
3 14 (8.28%) Law
4 13 (7.69%) Front Office
5 10 (5.92%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Marketing
7 2 (1.18%) Back Office
7 2 (1.18%) International Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (49.70%) Developer
2 27 (15.98%) SQL Developer
3 26 (15.38%) Analyst
4 21 (12.43%) C# Developer
5 20 (11.83%) SSIS Developer
5 20 (11.83%) SSRS Developer
6 19 (11.24%) .NET Developer
7 16 (9.47%) Siebel Developer
8 15 (8.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.88%) Support Analyst
9 11 (6.51%) FIX Analyst
9 11 (6.51%) FIX Support Analyst
9 11 (6.51%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (5.92%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Forensic Investigator
11 9 (5.33%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (5.33%) VBA Developer
12 8 (4.73%) Excel Developer
13 5 (2.96%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (41.42%) .NET
2 38 (22.49%) Web Services
3 37 (21.89%) ASP.NET
4 30 (17.75%) XML
5 28 (16.57%) XSL
6 26 (15.38%) HTML
7 18 (10.65%) jQuery
8 12 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (7.10%) FIX Protocol
9 11 (6.51%) .NET Framework
10 10 (5.92%) CSS
11 4 (2.37%) Ajax
11 4 (2.37%) AngularJS
11 4 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (2.37%) JSP
12 3 (1.78%) J2EE
13 2 (1.18%) CSS3
13 2 (1.18%) HTML5
13 2 (1.18%) React
14 1 (0.59%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.53%) Data Protection Act
2 26 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (12.43%) Management Information System
4 12 (7.10%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.18%) Equities
7 2 (1.18%) Fintech
7 2 (1.18%) Grid Computing
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.18%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.59%) iPad
8 1 (0.59%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.59%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.59%) Telematics
8 1 (0.59%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 52 (30.77%) Windows
2 42 (24.85%) Unix
3 29 (17.16%) Linux
4 14 (8.28%) Solaris
4 14 (8.28%) Windows 8
5 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (7.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.18%) Android
8 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.59%) VMS
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.59%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (29.59%) SDLC
2 35 (20.71%) MVC
3 33 (19.53%) Data Protection
4 21 (12.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 20 (11.83%) Analytics
5 20 (11.83%) ITIL
5 20 (11.83%) Project Management
6 19 (11.24%) EAI
6 19 (11.24%) Workflow
7 18 (10.65%) Change Management
7 18 (10.65%) Investment Management
7 18 (10.65%) Release Management
8 16 (9.47%) Configuration Management
8 16 (9.47%) Migration
8 16 (9.47%) PRINCE2
9 14 (8.28%) TOGAF
10 13 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 13 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 13 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.69%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (68.05%) SQL
2 61 (36.09%) C#
3 42 (24.85%) VBScript
4 41 (24.26%) VBA
5 38 (22.49%) JavaScript
6 34 (20.12%) T-SQL
7 28 (16.57%) Java
8 25 (14.79%) VB6
9 19 (11.24%) PowerShell
10 16 (9.47%) C++
11 14 (8.28%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.55%) C
12 6 (3.55%) COBOL
12 6 (3.55%) PHP
13 4 (2.37%) Python
13 4 (2.37%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.78%) Perl
15 2 (1.18%) F#
15 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 12 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.92%) CCA
3 10 (5.92%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (5.92%) MCSE
3 10 (5.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (3.55%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.78%) MCP
6 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.59%) CCNP
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) MCSA
7 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.53%) QA
2 21 (12.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (9.47%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.51%) XenDesktop
3 10 (5.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.18%) Docker
4 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.59%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.59%) NFS
5 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.59%) UAG
5 1 (0.59%) vCloud
5 1 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) HP Quality Center
2 12 (7.10%) EnCase
2 12 (7.10%) FTK
3 11 (6.51%) SCCM
4 10 (5.92%) SCOM
5 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.59%) vMotion
6 1 (0.59%) WMI
Vendors
1 78 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.57%) Oracle
3 19 (11.24%) Siebel
4 13 (7.69%) VMware
5 12 (7.10%) Citrix
5 12 (7.10%) Lotus
5 12 (7.10%) Redback
6 11 (6.51%) SunGard
7 10 (5.92%) Wyse
8 4 (2.37%) HP
9 3 (1.78%) Apple
9 3 (1.78%) Symantec
10 2 (1.18%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.18%) Altiris
10 2 (1.18%) Cisco
10 2 (1.18%) Google
10 2 (1.18%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.18%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.18%) SAP
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42,000 - £61,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago