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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 168 232 167
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -65
Permanent jobs citing VB 83 76 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.34% 0.80% 1.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.35% 1.48% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 63 67 157
Median salary £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3535 5135 6130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.16% 53.78% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3258 4472 5333
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 August 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.

1 103 (55.08%) SQL
2 94 (50.27%) Finance
3 83 (44.39%) Microsoft
4 77 (41.18%) .NET
5 75 (40.11%) C#
6 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
7 59 (31.55%) ASP.NET
8 56 (29.95%) Windows
9 51 (27.27%) MVC
10 49 (26.20%) XML
10 49 (26.20%) VBA
10 49 (26.20%) SDLC
11 47 (25.13%) Unix
12 44 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 44 (23.53%) IIS
13 43 (22.99%) Web Services
14 41 (21.93%) Java
15 40 (21.39%) Advertising
16 39 (20.86%) XSL
17 38 (20.32%) MS Excel
18 36 (19.25%) Linux
18 36 (19.25%) HTML
19 35 (18.72%) Oracle
20 32 (17.11%) jQuery
21 29 (15.51%) QA
21 29 (15.51%) T-SQL
21 29 (15.51%) Front Office
21 29 (15.51%) VB6
22 27 (14.44%) MS Office
23 26 (13.90%) VBScript

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 44 (23.53%) IIS
2 11 (5.88%) Apache
3 8 (4.28%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.28%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.21%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.14%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.14%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.60%) CMS
7 3 (1.60%) JBoss
7 3 (1.60%) WordPress
8 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (20.32%) MS Excel
2 27 (14.44%) MS Office
3 6 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.14%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.35%) Siebel Analytics
2 3 (1.60%) HFM
2 3 (1.60%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.53%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.53%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.53%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.53%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.53%) Misys Midas
3 1 (0.53%) Relativity
3 1 (0.53%) Ringtail
3 1 (0.53%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.53%) GitHub
2 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.30%) Firewall
2 7 (3.74%) NetScaler
3 6 (3.21%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.67%) DNS
5 3 (1.60%) DHCP
5 3 (1.60%) SAN
6 2 (1.07%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.07%) LAN
6 2 (1.07%) LDAP
6 2 (1.07%) Multicast
6 2 (1.07%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.07%) VLAN
6 2 (1.07%) WAN
7 1 (0.53%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.53%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.53%) SSH
7 1 (0.53%) Telnet
7 1 (0.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (33.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (10.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (6.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.42%) QlikView
5 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (5.35%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (4.81%) Siebel EIM
7 9 (4.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (4.28%) MS Access
9 7 (3.74%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.14%) DB2
10 4 (2.14%) DTS
10 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.60%) Essbase
11 3 (1.60%) Hyperion Smart View
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (4.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (2.67%) JIRA
3 4 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.60%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.60%) NUnit
4 3 (1.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.53%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.53%) ZenHub
General
1 94 (50.27%) Finance
2 40 (21.39%) Advertising
3 29 (15.51%) Front Office
4 22 (11.76%) Banking
5 9 (4.81%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.28%) Law
7 4 (2.14%) Back Office
7 4 (2.14%) International Banking
8 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.60%) Retail
9 2 (1.07%) Legal
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (44.92%) Developer
2 48 (25.67%) Analyst
3 38 (20.32%) .NET Developer
4 28 (14.97%) Support Analyst
5 25 (13.37%) C# Developer
6 23 (12.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (10.16%) FIX Analyst
7 19 (10.16%) FIX Support Analyst
8 18 (9.63%) SQL Developer
9 15 (8.02%) Applications Support
10 14 (7.49%) VBA Developer
11 12 (6.42%) Excel Developer
12 11 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
12 11 (5.88%) SSRS Developer
12 11 (5.88%) VB Developer
13 8 (4.28%) Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
13 8 (4.28%) VB6 Developer
14 7 (3.74%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (41.18%) .NET
2 59 (31.55%) ASP.NET
3 49 (26.20%) XML
4 43 (22.99%) Web Services
5 39 (20.86%) XSL
6 36 (19.25%) HTML
7 32 (17.11%) jQuery
8 22 (11.76%) FIX Protocol
9 18 (9.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (9.09%) .NET Framework
11 13 (6.95%) CSS
12 12 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (5.35%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.28%) Ajax
15 6 (3.21%) SOAP
16 5 (2.67%) Classic ASP
16 5 (2.67%) JSON
16 5 (2.67%) XSLT
17 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 4 (2.14%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.42%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (6.42%) Mainframe
3 11 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 10 (5.35%) Fixed Income
5 8 (4.28%) Derivative
6 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.67%) Equities
7 5 (2.67%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.14%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.14%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.14%) Fintech
8 4 (2.14%) iSeries
8 4 (2.14%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.60%) Reinsurance
10 2 (1.07%) Blog
10 2 (1.07%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.07%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 56 (29.95%) Windows
2 47 (25.13%) Unix
3 36 (19.25%) Linux
4 21 (11.23%) Solaris
5 15 (8.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (7.49%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.21%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.14%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.60%) Android
10 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.53%) VMS
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.27%) MVC
2 49 (26.20%) SDLC
3 20 (10.70%) Electronic Trading
4 18 (9.63%) Unit Testing
4 18 (9.63%) Wealth Management
5 17 (9.09%) Migration
6 16 (8.56%) Analytics
6 16 (8.56%) Asset Management
7 15 (8.02%) Investment Management
8 14 (7.49%) Data Modelling
9 13 (6.95%) ITIL
10 12 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.42%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.42%) Kimball Methodology
10 12 (6.42%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.42%) Risk Management
10 12 (6.42%) Workflow
11 10 (5.35%) Change Management
11 10 (5.35%) OO
12 9 (4.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.08%) SQL
2 75 (40.11%) C#
3 49 (26.20%) VBA
4 44 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 41 (21.93%) Java
6 29 (15.51%) T-SQL
6 29 (15.51%) VB6
7 26 (13.90%) VBScript
8 24 (12.83%) Shell Script
9 18 (9.63%) C++
10 15 (8.02%) Python
11 14 (7.49%) VB.NET
12 13 (6.95%) PowerShell
13 7 (3.74%) C
13 7 (3.74%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.60%) Perl
14 3 (1.60%) PHP
15 2 (1.07%) F#
15 2 (1.07%) Scala
16 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (12.30%) Degree
2 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.74%) CCA
3 7 (3.74%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (3.74%) MCSE
3 7 (3.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.14%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.14%) PMP
5 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.51%) QA
2 13 (6.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.07%) FATCA
3 2 (1.07%) MiFID
3 2 (1.07%) SDET
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (9.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.28%) XenDesktop
3 7 (3.74%) XenApp
4 2 (1.07%) Docker
4 2 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.07%) vSphere
5 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.53%) NFS
5 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.53%) UAG
5 1 (0.53%) vCloud
5 1 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.81%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (4.28%) SCCM
3 7 (3.74%) SCOM
4 6 (3.21%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 6 (3.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.60%) BladeLogic
5 3 (1.60%) Control-M
6 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.53%) EnCase
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.53%) vMotion
6 1 (0.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 83 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.72%) Oracle
3 19 (10.16%) Redback
3 19 (10.16%) SunGard
4 11 (5.88%) HP
5 10 (5.35%) Siebel
5 10 (5.35%) VMware
6 9 (4.81%) Citrix
7 7 (3.74%) Symantec
7 7 (3.74%) Wyse
8 6 (3.21%) 3PAR
8 6 (3.21%) Altiris
8 6 (3.21%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.21%) Sybase
9 5 (2.67%) Cognos
9 5 (2.67%) SimCorp
10 4 (2.14%) Adobe
11 3 (1.60%) Apple
11 3 (1.60%) Hyperion
11 3 (1.60%) Sun
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Salary: with excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive salary + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
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JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and pension
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Salary: £32,500 + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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