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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 151 220 140
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -80
Permanent jobs citing VB 108 92 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 0.89% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 1.71% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 88 79 239
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,500
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
3595 5371 6923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.18% 51.99% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3293 4750 6012
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 £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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.

1 109 (62.29%) SQL
2 91 (52.00%) Finance
3 80 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 71 (40.57%) SQL Server
5 70 (40.00%) .NET
6 61 (34.86%) C#
7 57 (32.57%) MS Excel
8 50 (28.57%) Windows
9 49 (28.00%) VBA
9 49 (28.00%) SDLC
10 42 (24.00%) ASP.NET
11 41 (23.43%) Web Services
12 40 (22.86%) MVC
13 39 (22.29%) JavaScript
13 39 (22.29%) Unix
14 37 (21.14%) MS Office
14 37 (21.14%) Advertising
15 35 (20.00%) IIS
15 35 (20.00%) VBScript
16 34 (19.43%) XML
17 32 (18.29%) XSL
17 32 (18.29%) T-SQL
18 31 (17.71%) Oracle
19 30 (17.14%) VB6
19 30 (17.14%) QA
20 29 (16.57%) HTML
21 28 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
22 27 (15.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 26 (14.86%) Java
23 26 (14.86%) Linux

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 35 (20.00%) IIS
2 12 (6.86%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.00%) Apache
3 7 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.43%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 5 (2.86%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.86%) SAS
5 5 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.71%) WordPress
8 2 (1.14%) CMS
8 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.14%) JBoss
8 2 (1.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 57 (32.57%) MS Excel
2 37 (21.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (9.14%) Siebel Analytics
2 3 (1.71%) HFM
2 3 (1.71%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.57%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.57%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.57%) Relativity
4 1 (0.57%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.29%) PaaS
2 4 (2.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.57%) Firewall
2 11 (6.29%) NetScaler
3 5 (2.86%) Kerberos
4 4 (2.29%) DNS
5 3 (1.71%) DHCP
5 3 (1.71%) SAN
6 2 (1.14%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.14%) VLAN
7 1 (0.57%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.57%) LAN
7 1 (0.57%) LDAP
7 1 (0.57%) Multicast
7 1 (0.57%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.57%) SSH
7 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) Telnet
7 1 (0.57%) VPN
7 1 (0.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (40.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (15.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (10.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (9.71%) SQL Server 2014
7 16 (9.14%) Oracle BI EE
8 15 (8.57%) Siebel EIM
9 11 (6.29%) MS Access
9 11 (6.29%) QlikView
9 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.86%) Essbase
12 4 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.71%) Hyperion Smart View
13 3 (1.71%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
14 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.14%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (1.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 91 (52.00%) Finance
2 37 (21.14%) Advertising
3 16 (9.14%) Banking
3 16 (9.14%) Front Office
4 8 (4.57%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.00%) Law
6 4 (2.29%) Marketing
7 3 (1.71%) Back Office
7 3 (1.71%) International Banking
7 3 (1.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (48.57%) Developer
2 30 (17.14%) Analyst
3 25 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 22 (12.57%) .NET Developer
5 20 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 20 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 16 (9.14%) SSIS Developer
6 16 (9.14%) SSRS Developer
7 15 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.57%) VBA Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Excel Developer
9 12 (6.86%) FIX Analyst
9 12 (6.86%) FIX Support Analyst
9 12 (6.86%) Siebel Developer
10 11 (6.29%) Citrix Engineer
10 11 (6.29%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (6.29%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 10 (5.71%) Applications Support
12 9 (5.14%) SQL Analyst
13 7 (4.00%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (40.00%) .NET
2 42 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 41 (23.43%) Web Services
4 34 (19.43%) XML
5 32 (18.29%) XSL
6 29 (16.57%) HTML
7 23 (13.14%) jQuery
8 14 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (7.43%) FIX Protocol
10 11 (6.29%) .NET Framework
10 11 (6.29%) CSS
11 5 (2.86%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.29%) Ajax
12 4 (2.29%) JSP
13 3 (1.71%) J2EE
14 2 (1.14%) CSS3
14 2 (1.14%) HTML5
14 2 (1.14%) Node.js
14 2 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.57%) Data Protection Act
3 13 (7.43%) Management Information System
4 12 (6.86%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.86%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 4 (2.29%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.29%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.71%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.14%) Derivative
8 2 (1.14%) Equities
8 2 (1.14%) Fintech
8 2 (1.14%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.57%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.57%) Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.57%) PKI
9 1 (0.57%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 50 (28.57%) Windows
2 39 (22.29%) Unix
3 26 (14.86%) Linux
4 17 (9.71%) Windows 8
4 17 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (8.57%) Solaris
6 13 (7.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.71%) Android
8 3 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.71%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.57%) VMS
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.57%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (28.00%) SDLC
2 40 (22.86%) MVC
3 22 (12.57%) Data Protection
4 19 (10.86%) ITIL
4 19 (10.86%) Migration
5 18 (10.29%) Analytics
6 17 (9.71%) Investment Management
6 17 (9.71%) Kimball Methodology
6 17 (9.71%) PRINCE2
7 16 (9.14%) Data Modelling
8 15 (8.57%) EAI
8 15 (8.57%) Wealth Management
8 15 (8.57%) Workflow
9 14 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 14 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.43%) Change Management
10 13 (7.43%) Release Management
11 12 (6.86%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (6.86%) Electronic Trading
11 12 (6.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (62.29%) SQL
2 61 (34.86%) C#
3 49 (28.00%) VBA
4 39 (22.29%) JavaScript
5 35 (20.00%) VBScript
6 32 (18.29%) T-SQL
7 30 (17.14%) VB6
8 26 (14.86%) Java
9 20 (11.43%) PowerShell
10 14 (8.00%) Shell Script
11 12 (6.86%) C++
12 8 (4.57%) C
13 7 (4.00%) PHP
14 6 (3.43%) Python
15 5 (2.86%) COBOL
16 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
16 4 (2.29%) VB.NET
17 2 (1.14%) F#
17 2 (1.14%) Perl
17 2 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (9.71%) Degree
2 13 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.29%) CCA
3 11 (6.29%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (6.29%) MCSE
3 11 (6.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.71%) MCP
6 2 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.57%) CCNP
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) MCSA
7 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.14%) QA
2 17 (9.71%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.86%) XenDesktop
3 11 (6.29%) XenApp
4 2 (1.14%) Docker
4 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.14%) vSphere
5 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.57%) NFS
5 1 (0.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.57%) UAG
5 1 (0.57%) vCloud
5 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (8.57%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (6.29%) SCCM
2 11 (6.29%) SCOM
3 6 (3.43%) EnCase
4 5 (2.86%) FTK
4 5 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.57%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.57%) Control-M
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.57%) vMotion
5 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 80 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.71%) Oracle
3 16 (9.14%) Siebel
4 14 (8.00%) Redback
4 14 (8.00%) VMware
5 13 (7.43%) Citrix
6 12 (6.86%) SunGard
7 11 (6.29%) Wyse
8 7 (4.00%) HP
9 6 (3.43%) Symantec
10 5 (2.86%) 3PAR
10 5 (2.86%) Altiris
10 5 (2.86%) Lotus
10 5 (2.86%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.29%) Cognos
12 3 (1.71%) Apple
12 3 (1.71%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.71%) SimCorp
13 2 (1.14%) Google
13 2 (1.14%) JD Edwards
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pesaro
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Flex Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + 14% pension + 31 days leave + life cover
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energon Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Tate and Lyle
Posted: 18 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Homeworking
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago