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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 202 145 164
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +19
Permanent jobs citing VB 109 196 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 1.86% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 3.47% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 101 183 116
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +7.14%
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
5147 5650 5828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.75% 53.72% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4554 4898 5292
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 144 (57.14%) SQL
2 114 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 100 (39.68%) Finance
4 97 (38.49%) .NET
5 91 (36.11%) SQL Server
6 83 (32.94%) C#
7 79 (31.35%) MS Excel
8 75 (29.76%) Windows
9 55 (21.83%) VBA
10 50 (19.84%) Active Directory
11 49 (19.44%) ASP.NET
12 48 (19.05%) Degree
13 46 (18.25%) Java
14 42 (16.67%) HTML
15 39 (15.48%) PowerShell
16 36 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (13.49%) VMware
18 33 (13.10%) Citrix
18 33 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
19 32 (12.70%) VB6
20 31 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 31 (12.30%) Banking
21 30 (11.90%) MS Exchange
21 30 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
22 29 (11.51%) JavaScript
23 28 (11.11%) Web Services
24 27 (10.71%) MS Office
24 27 (10.71%) VBScript
24 27 (10.71%) VB.NET
25 26 (10.32%) Oracle

VB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (11.90%) MS Exchange
1 30 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (10.32%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.75%) IIS
4 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.59%) SAS
5 3 (1.19%) CMS
5 3 (1.19%) Magnolia
5 3 (1.19%) Node.js
5 3 (1.19%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.19%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (1.19%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.19%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.19%) WorkSite
5 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.79%) Smallworld
6 2 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.40%) MTS
Applications
1 79 (31.35%) MS Excel
2 27 (10.71%) MS Office
3 9 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (2.38%) LaTeX
5 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.19%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.79%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (4.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.38%) Markit EDM
3 3 (1.19%) HFM
4 2 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 1 (0.40%) Summit
5 1 (0.40%) Eikon
5 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.38%) Office 365
2 3 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.94%) DNS
2 16 (6.35%) SAN
3 15 (5.95%) VLAN
4 11 (4.37%) NetScaler
5 8 (3.17%) DHCP
6 7 (2.78%) VPN
7 6 (2.38%) HTTP
8 3 (1.19%) CTI
9 2 (0.79%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.79%) Firewall
9 2 (0.79%) SSL
10 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (8.73%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (6.35%) QlikView
7 14 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (4.37%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (2.78%) MS Access
11 6 (2.38%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.19%) MySQL
13 3 (1.19%) MongoDB
13 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.19%) RavenDB
13 3 (1.19%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 26 (10.32%) Visual Studio
2 14 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.59%) Selenium
4 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Blend
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.40%) JMeter
General
1 100 (39.68%) Finance
2 31 (12.30%) Banking
3 15 (5.95%) Front Office
3 15 (5.95%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.56%) Law
5 11 (4.37%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.97%) Marketing
7 9 (3.57%) Legal
8 7 (2.78%) Advertising
8 7 (2.78%) Back Office
9 5 (1.98%) Publishing
10 4 (1.59%) Retail
11 3 (1.19%) Games
11 3 (1.19%) French Language
11 3 (1.19%) German Language
11 3 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.79%) Billing
12 2 (0.79%) Military
12 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.40%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 89 (35.32%) Developer
2 57 (22.62%) Analyst
3 26 (10.32%) Applications Support
4 20 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 16 (6.35%) Support Analyst
6 12 (4.76%) Administrator
6 12 (4.76%) Consultant
7 11 (4.37%) Data Analyst
8 10 (3.97%) Applications Support Analyst
8 10 (3.97%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.57%) Development Manager
9 9 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (3.17%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.17%) Programmer
11 7 (2.78%) Graduate
11 7 (2.78%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.78%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.78%) Analyst Programmer
11 7 (2.78%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.49%) .NET
2 49 (19.44%) ASP.NET
3 42 (16.67%) HTML
4 28 (11.11%) Web Services
5 26 (10.32%) XML
6 21 (8.33%) CSS
7 16 (6.35%) jQuery
8 12 (4.76%) SOAP
9 11 (4.37%) WCF
10 9 (3.57%) XSD
11 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.17%) HTML5
11 8 (3.17%) REST
11 8 (3.17%) Spring
12 7 (2.78%) XSLT
12 7 (2.78%) WinForms
12 7 (2.78%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.38%) WPF
13 6 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (1.98%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.54%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.37%) Replication
4 11 (4.37%) PKI
5 8 (3.17%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.17%) iPad
6 7 (2.78%) Equities
6 7 (2.78%) Hedge funds
6 7 (2.78%) Derivative
7 6 (2.38%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.98%) Open Source
8 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.19%) User Experience
10 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.19%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 75 (29.76%) Windows
2 33 (13.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (9.13%) Linux
4 20 (7.94%) UNIX
5 14 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.38%) HPUX
8 4 (1.59%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.79%) Solaris
11 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (7.54%) CRM
3 19 (7.54%) Software Engineering
4 18 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 18 (7.14%) Analytics
4 18 (7.14%) Data Management
4 18 (7.14%) MVC
5 17 (6.75%) Asset Management
5 17 (6.75%) Web Development
6 16 (6.35%) Configuration Management
7 14 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 14 (5.56%) Workflow
8 13 (5.16%) Document Management
8 13 (5.16%) Business Analysis
9 12 (4.76%) Time Management
9 12 (4.76%) ITIL
9 12 (4.76%) OOP
10 11 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (4.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (57.14%) SQL
2 83 (32.94%) C#
3 55 (21.83%) VBA
4 46 (18.25%) Java
5 39 (15.48%) PowerShell
6 32 (12.70%) VB6
7 29 (11.51%) JavaScript
8 27 (10.71%) VBScript
8 27 (10.71%) VB.NET
9 20 (7.94%) C++
10 11 (4.37%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.57%) C
12 7 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.78%) XPath
13 6 (2.38%) R
14 5 (1.98%) Perl
15 4 (1.59%) Ruby
15 4 (1.59%) PHP
15 4 (1.59%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (19.05%) Degree
2 9 (3.57%) CCA
2 9 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (2.38%) MCP
5 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.79%) VCP4
5 2 (0.79%) HND
5 2 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.16%) QA
2 8 (3.17%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) COBIT
4 1 (0.40%) GAAP
4 1 (0.40%) Basel III
4 1 (0.40%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (19.84%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.13%) XenApp
4 15 (5.95%) VMware Server
5 11 (4.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (3.57%) vSphere
7 2 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 25 (9.92%) SCCM
2 11 (4.37%) SCOM
3 2 (0.79%) OVSD
3 2 (0.79%) OpenView
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.40%) Nessus
4 1 (0.40%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 114 (45.24%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.49%) VMware
3 33 (13.10%) Citrix
4 26 (10.32%) Oracle
5 17 (6.75%) Business Objects
6 10 (3.97%) IronPort
7 7 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.78%) Sybase
8 6 (2.38%) Vermilion
8 6 (2.38%) Bloomberg
8 6 (2.38%) HP
9 5 (1.98%) webMethods
9 5 (1.98%) Tableau
10 4 (1.59%) SAP
10 4 (1.59%) Remedy
10 4 (1.59%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.19%) NetApp
11 3 (1.19%) Apple
11 3 (1.19%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.19%) Sophis
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
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