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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 179 219 131
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -88
Permanent jobs citing VB 82 106 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.31% 1.01% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.32% 1.93% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 92 223
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £64,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
3532 5505 6557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.25% 52.40% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3247 4829 5648
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 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 28 July 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.

1 106 (57.61%) SQL
2 94 (51.09%) Finance
3 87 (47.28%) Microsoft
4 74 (40.22%) .NET
5 68 (36.96%) C#
6 66 (35.87%) SQL Server
7 53 (28.80%) VBA
7 53 (28.80%) MS Excel
8 51 (27.72%) ASP.NET
9 49 (26.63%) Windows
10 47 (25.54%) MVC
11 46 (25.00%) SDLC
12 44 (23.91%) Unix
13 42 (22.83%) Advertising
14 40 (21.74%) IIS
14 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
15 39 (21.20%) XML
16 38 (20.65%) Web Services
17 36 (19.57%) XSL
18 35 (19.02%) HTML
19 34 (18.48%) Java
19 34 (18.48%) Oracle
20 33 (17.93%) MS Office
21 30 (16.30%) VB6
21 30 (16.30%) jQuery
22 28 (15.22%) Linux
23 27 (14.67%) T-SQL
24 26 (14.13%) VBScript
24 26 (14.13%) QA
25 24 (13.04%) Degree

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 40 (21.74%) IIS
2 11 (5.98%) Apache
3 10 (5.43%) WebLogic
4 8 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.17%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.63%) CMS
8 3 (1.63%) JBoss
8 3 (1.63%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.63%) WordPress
9 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (28.80%) MS Excel
2 33 (17.93%) MS Office
3 7 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Siebel Analytics
2 3 (1.63%) HFM
2 3 (1.63%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.54%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.54%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.54%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.54%) Relativity
4 1 (0.54%) Ringtail
4 1 (0.54%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.17%) PaaS
2 4 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.33%) Firewall
2 10 (5.43%) NetScaler
3 6 (3.26%) Kerberos
4 5 (2.72%) DNS
5 3 (1.63%) DHCP
5 3 (1.63%) SAN
6 2 (1.09%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.09%) LAN
6 2 (1.09%) LDAP
6 2 (1.09%) Multicast
6 2 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.09%) VLAN
6 2 (1.09%) WAN
7 1 (0.54%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.54%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.54%) SSH
7 1 (0.54%) Telnet
7 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (35.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (11.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (11.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (8.70%) QlikView
6 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (5.43%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (4.89%) Siebel EIM
10 8 (4.35%) MS Access
11 7 (3.80%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (2.72%) Essbase
14 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (1.63%) Hyperion Smart View
15 3 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
16 2 (1.09%) NoSQL
16 2 (1.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (2.17%) JIRA
2 4 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (1.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.63%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.54%) NUnit
4 1 (0.54%) Selenium
4 1 (0.54%) ZenHub
General
1 94 (51.09%) Finance
2 42 (22.83%) Advertising
3 21 (11.41%) Front Office
4 19 (10.33%) Banking
5 9 (4.89%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.72%) Law
7 4 (2.17%) Back Office
7 4 (2.17%) International Banking
7 4 (2.17%) Marketing
8 3 (1.63%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.63%) Legal
8 3 (1.63%) Retail
9 1 (0.54%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (46.74%) Developer
2 42 (22.83%) Analyst
3 31 (16.85%) .NET Developer
4 26 (14.13%) Support Analyst
5 24 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 22 (11.96%) SQL Developer
7 19 (10.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (8.15%) Applications Support
8 15 (8.15%) FIX Analyst
8 15 (8.15%) FIX Support Analyst
8 15 (8.15%) VBA Developer
9 14 (7.61%) Excel Developer
10 11 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (5.98%) SSIS Developer
10 11 (5.98%) SSRS Developer
11 10 (5.43%) Citrix Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) Senior Citrix Engineer
11 10 (5.43%) SQL Analyst
12 9 (4.89%) Applications Support Analyst
13 8 (4.35%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.22%) .NET
2 51 (27.72%) ASP.NET
3 39 (21.20%) XML
4 38 (20.65%) Web Services
5 36 (19.57%) XSL
6 35 (19.02%) HTML
7 30 (16.30%) jQuery
8 18 (9.78%) FIX Protocol
9 16 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (8.15%) .NET Framework
11 13 (7.07%) CSS
12 9 (4.89%) AngularJS
13 7 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.26%) Ajax
15 4 (2.17%) Django
15 4 (2.17%) JSP
16 3 (1.63%) Java EE 5
16 3 (1.63%) JBoss Seam
16 3 (1.63%) JSON
16 3 (1.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (6.52%) Mainframe
3 11 (5.98%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.89%) Fixed Income
5 6 (3.26%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.72%) Equities
7 4 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 4 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.17%) Derivative
7 4 (2.17%) Reference Data
7 4 (2.17%) Reinsurance
8 3 (1.63%) Fintech
8 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.09%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.09%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.54%) Blog
10 1 (0.54%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.63%) Windows
2 44 (23.91%) Unix
3 28 (15.22%) Linux
4 19 (10.33%) Solaris
5 18 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (9.24%) Windows 8
7 13 (7.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.17%) Windows Server
10 3 (1.63%) Android
10 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.54%) VMS
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.54%) MVC
2 46 (25.00%) SDLC
3 20 (10.87%) Migration
4 19 (10.33%) PRINCE2
5 17 (9.24%) Asset Management
5 17 (9.24%) Data Modelling
5 17 (9.24%) Investment Management
5 17 (9.24%) Wealth Management
6 16 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 15 (8.15%) Electronic Trading
8 14 (7.61%) Analytics
8 14 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (7.07%) ITIL
10 12 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 12 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (5.98%) CRM
12 10 (5.43%) Change Management
12 10 (5.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 10 (5.43%) OO
12 10 (5.43%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 106 (57.61%) SQL
2 68 (36.96%) C#
3 53 (28.80%) VBA
4 40 (21.74%) JavaScript
5 34 (18.48%) Java
6 30 (16.30%) VB6
7 27 (14.67%) T-SQL
8 26 (14.13%) VBScript
9 20 (10.87%) Shell Script
10 19 (10.33%) PowerShell
11 11 (5.98%) C
11 11 (5.98%) C++
12 8 (4.35%) Python
12 8 (4.35%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.80%) PHP
14 6 (3.26%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.63%) COBOL
15 3 (1.63%) Perl
16 2 (1.09%) F#
16 2 (1.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (13.04%) Degree
2 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.43%) CCA
3 10 (5.43%) Citrix Certification
3 10 (5.43%) MCSE
3 10 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.17%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.17%) PMP
5 3 (1.63%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.54%) CCNP
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) MCP
7 1 (0.54%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.13%) QA
2 13 (7.07%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.54%) SDET
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.98%) XenDesktop
3 10 (5.43%) XenApp
4 2 (1.09%) Docker
4 2 (1.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.09%) vSphere
5 1 (0.54%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.54%) NFS
5 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.54%) UAG
5 1 (0.54%) vCloud
5 1 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (5.43%) SCCM
1 10 (5.43%) SCOM
2 9 (4.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (3.26%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (3.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (1.63%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.63%) Control-M
5 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.54%) EnCase
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.54%) vMotion
5 1 (0.54%) WMI
Vendors
1 87 (47.28%) Microsoft
2 34 (18.48%) Oracle
3 16 (8.70%) Redback
4 15 (8.15%) SunGard
5 13 (7.07%) VMware
6 12 (6.52%) Citrix
7 11 (5.98%) HP
8 10 (5.43%) Siebel
8 10 (5.43%) Wyse
9 7 (3.80%) Symantec
10 6 (3.26%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.26%) Altiris
10 6 (3.26%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.72%) Cognos
11 5 (2.72%) SimCorp
12 3 (1.63%) Apple
12 3 (1.63%) Charles River
12 3 (1.63%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.63%) Remedy
12 3 (1.63%) Sun
City, London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £48000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £90000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago