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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
London / City of London
Rank 189 193 212
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing VB 44 66 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.88% 0.97% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 1.77% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 53 97
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £64,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
2849 3738 5032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.73% 54.83% 49.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2588 3311 4453
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 February 2017.

VB Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 65 (70.65%) SQL
2 48 (52.17%) Finance
3 46 (50.00%) .NET
4 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
5 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 35 (38.04%) C#
7 28 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 25 (27.17%) Java
8 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
9 24 (26.09%) HTML
9 24 (26.09%) Windows
10 21 (22.83%) Unix
11 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
12 18 (19.57%) VB.NET
12 18 (19.57%) SDLC
13 17 (18.48%) Linux
13 17 (18.48%) Banking
14 16 (17.39%) Degree
14 16 (17.39%) XML
15 15 (16.30%) jQuery
16 14 (15.22%) SCCM
16 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (15.22%) MS Exchange
16 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
16 14 (15.22%) Citrix
17 13 (14.13%) NetApp
17 13 (14.13%) Oracle
17 13 (14.13%) Analytics
17 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012

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 14 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (10.87%) IIS
3 9 (9.78%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.26%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Temenos T24
2 4 (4.35%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.09%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (1.09%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.87%) iSCSI
1 10 (10.87%) NetScaler
1 10 (10.87%) SAN
2 6 (6.52%) Firewall
3 3 (3.26%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (7.61%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (6.52%) MS Access
5 4 (4.35%) DTS
5 4 (4.35%) MySQL
5 4 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.26%) Spotfire
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.17%) Big Data
7 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.09%) QlikView
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 48 (52.17%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Banking
3 10 (10.87%) Front Office
4 9 (9.78%) Advertising
5 4 (4.35%) German Language
5 4 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Retail
6 3 (3.26%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.17%) French Language
7 2 (2.17%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.09%) Law
8 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (42.39%) Developer
2 34 (36.96%) Analyst
3 24 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 17 (18.48%) C# Developer
5 14 (15.22%) Support Analyst
6 13 (14.13%) Applications Support
6 13 (14.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (13.04%) VB Developer
8 10 (10.87%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 10 (10.87%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Analyst Developer
10 8 (8.70%) C# Pricing Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Commercial Analyst
10 8 (8.70%) Pricing Analyst
10 8 (8.70%) SQL Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Applications Support Analyst
12 5 (5.43%) FIX Analyst
12 5 (5.43%) FIX Support Analyst
13 4 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
13 4 (4.35%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) .NET
2 24 (26.09%) HTML
3 19 (20.65%) ASP.NET
4 16 (17.39%) XML
5 15 (16.30%) jQuery
6 11 (11.96%) .NET Framework
7 10 (10.87%) FIX Protocol
7 10 (10.87%) XSL
8 7 (7.61%) Web Services
9 6 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.43%) CSS
10 5 (5.43%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (4.35%) EDI
12 3 (3.26%) D3.js
13 2 (2.17%) ADO.NET
13 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.17%) WCF
14 1 (1.09%) Ajax
14 1 (1.09%) JSON
14 1 (1.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.96%) Clustering
2 10 (10.87%) HP StoreVirtual
2 10 (10.87%) Reinsurance
3 9 (9.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.09%) Derivative
8 1 (1.09%) Equities
8 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.09%) Windows
2 21 (22.83%) Unix
3 17 (18.48%) Linux
4 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.57%) SDLC
2 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (14.13%) Analytics
3 12 (13.04%) Migration
3 12 (13.04%) MVC
4 11 (11.96%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) Wealth Management
5 10 (10.87%) Electronic Trading
5 10 (10.87%) Security Patching
6 9 (9.78%) Mathematics
7 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.52%) ITIL
8 6 (6.52%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.43%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.43%) Workflow
10 4 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (4.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (70.65%) SQL
2 35 (38.04%) C#
3 28 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 25 (27.17%) Java
4 25 (27.17%) PowerShell
5 18 (19.57%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.70%) Perl
6 8 (8.70%) VBScript
7 7 (7.61%) Python
8 6 (6.52%) VB6
8 6 (6.52%) VBA
9 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.35%) C++
10 4 (4.35%) R
11 3 (3.26%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.17%) CCNP
3 2 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.17%) PMP
4 1 (1.09%) CCNA
4 1 (1.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PMO
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.87%) XenApp
3 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.26%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (15.22%) SCCM
2 11 (11.96%) SCOM
3 6 (6.52%) Control-M
4 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 37 (40.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.22%) Citrix
3 13 (14.13%) NetApp
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle
4 11 (11.96%) HP
5 10 (10.87%) 3PAR
5 10 (10.87%) SolarWinds
6 7 (7.61%) Redback
7 6 (6.52%) jBASE
7 6 (6.52%) Temenos
7 6 (6.52%) VMware
8 5 (5.43%) SunGard
9 4 (4.35%) Cognos
9 4 (4.35%) IBM
9 4 (4.35%) OpenText
9 4 (4.35%) Sage
10 3 (3.26%) Cisco
10 3 (3.26%) Siebel
10 3 (3.26%) Tableau
10 3 (3.26%) Talend
London City Office
Networx
Salary: £35,000 -£38,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago