The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 336 335 259
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -76
Permanent jobs citing VB 302 380 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.86% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 1.62% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 247 324 469
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,400 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20623 23477 23904
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.33% 53.43% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18119 20257 20555
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in London

VB
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the London region.

VB Salary Trend in London

VB
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in London

VB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +61 71 £50,000 +2.04% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +5 8 £33,750 -38.63%
Feltham - 4 £37,500 -
Romford - 3 £44,000 -
Bromley +5 2 £48,000 +31.50%
Surbiton - 2 - - 1
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Bexley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Chessington - 1 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £75,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 London region with a requirement for VB.

1 405 (58.53%) .NET
2 360 (52.02%) SQL
3 353 (51.01%) C#
4 328 (47.40%) SQL Server
5 322 (46.53%) Microsoft
6 308 (44.51%) Finance
7 281 (40.61%) ASP.NET
8 228 (32.95%) MVC
9 219 (31.65%) Windows
10 193 (27.89%) JavaScript
11 192 (27.75%) HTML
12 175 (25.29%) XML
13 163 (23.55%) VB.NET
14 159 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
15 151 (21.82%) Oracle
16 146 (21.10%) Web Services
17 129 (18.64%) IIS
18 123 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC
19 119 (17.20%) CSS
20 114 (16.47%) Java
20 114 (16.47%) jQuery
21 111 (16.04%) Linux
22 106 (15.32%) MS Excel
23 101 (14.60%) XSL
24 98 (14.16%) VBA
25 97 (14.02%) Degree
26 94 (13.58%) Ajax
27 91 (13.15%) Unix
27 91 (13.15%) SQL Server 2014
28 86 (12.43%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 129 (18.64%) IIS
2 86 (12.43%) SharePoint
3 30 (4.34%) BizTalk Server
4 29 (4.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 27 (3.90%) Apache
6 25 (3.61%) MS Exchange
7 19 (2.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 18 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (2.31%) JBoss
10 15 (2.17%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.59%) WebLogic
12 9 (1.30%) CMS
12 9 (1.30%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.30%) WordPress
13 7 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.87%) SAS
15 5 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 106 (15.32%) MS Excel
2 49 (7.08%) MS Office
3 14 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.30%) Photoshop
5 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.29%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.73%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (1.73%) Unit4 Business World
2 10 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.30%) Siebel Analytics
4 7 (1.01%) HFM
4 7 (1.01%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (1.01%) Relativity
5 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.87%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.58%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.43%) Magento
7 3 (0.43%) Ringtail
7 3 (0.43%) SAP Retail
7 3 (0.43%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.29%) Bankmaster
8 2 (0.29%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 2 (0.29%) Concordance
9 1 (0.14%) FastStats
9 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.16%) Office 365
3 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.87%) SaaS
4 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.29%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.29%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.14%) BIME
6 1 (0.14%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 42 (6.07%) Firewall
2 36 (5.20%) Internet
3 17 (2.46%) LAN
3 17 (2.46%) WAN
4 15 (2.17%) Kerberos
5 14 (2.02%) DNS
6 13 (1.88%) Intranet
6 13 (1.88%) SAN
6 13 (1.88%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.59%) DHCP
8 8 (1.16%) HTTP
8 8 (1.16%) VPN
9 7 (1.01%) FTP
9 7 (1.01%) NetScaler
10 6 (0.87%) VLAN
11 5 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (0.72%) NAS
12 4 (0.58%) LDAP
12 4 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 328 (47.40%) SQL Server
2 91 (13.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 62 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (6.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (5.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (3.76%) QlikView
7 26 (3.76%) Relational Database
8 23 (3.32%) MS Access
8 23 (3.32%) Oracle Database
9 21 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.89%) Crystal Reports
11 16 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
12 15 (2.17%) MySQL
13 12 (1.73%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 12 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 12 (1.73%) Xcelsius
14 11 (1.59%) DTS
Development Applications
1 59 (8.53%) Subversion
2 52 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 33 (4.77%) NUnit
4 32 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 17 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 17 (2.46%) Selenium
7 14 (2.02%) HP UFT
7 14 (2.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 12 (1.73%) JIRA
9 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (1.30%) LoadRunner
10 9 (1.30%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.16%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.16%) WebDriver
12 6 (0.87%) Eclipse
12 6 (0.87%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 308 (44.51%) Finance
2 79 (11.42%) Front Office
3 58 (8.38%) Banking
4 50 (7.23%) Advertising
5 30 (4.34%) Games
6 28 (4.05%) Back Office
7 21 (3.03%) Law
8 19 (2.75%) Marketing
8 19 (2.75%) Retail
9 16 (2.31%) Investment Banking
10 13 (1.88%) Legal
11 6 (0.87%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.72%) Publishing
13 4 (0.58%) Electronics
13 4 (0.58%) French Language
13 4 (0.58%) German Language
13 4 (0.58%) International Banking
13 4 (0.58%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.58%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 374 (54.05%) Developer
2 233 (33.67%) .NET Developer
3 151 (21.82%) Analyst
4 110 (15.90%) C# Developer
5 106 (15.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 63 (9.10%) SQL Developer
8 62 (8.96%) Applications Support
9 53 (7.66%) Agile .NET Developer
9 53 (7.66%) Agile Developer
10 46 (6.65%) Applications Support Analyst
11 43 (6.21%) VB Developer
12 33 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 33 (4.77%) SQL Analyst
13 30 (4.34%) Applications Developer
13 30 (4.34%) ASP.NET Developer
14 29 (4.19%) Senior Developer
15 26 (3.76%) Agile C# Developer
15 26 (3.76%) Front Office Developer
15 26 (3.76%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (58.53%) .NET
2 281 (40.61%) ASP.NET
3 192 (27.75%) HTML
4 175 (25.29%) XML
5 146 (21.10%) Web Services
6 123 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 119 (17.20%) CSS
8 114 (16.47%) jQuery
9 101 (14.60%) XSL
10 94 (13.58%) Ajax
11 79 (11.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 74 (10.69%) WCF
13 71 (10.26%) .NET Framework
14 66 (9.54%) WPF
15 56 (8.09%) AngularJS
16 54 (7.80%) LINQ
17 53 (7.66%) NHibernate
18 52 (7.51%) Silverlight
19 50 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
20 47 (6.79%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 42 (6.07%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.92%) Client/Server
5 26 (3.76%) Tandem
6 25 (3.61%) Mathematics
7 22 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (3.18%) Mobile App
8 21 (3.03%) Fixed Income
9 19 (2.75%) Derivative
10 18 (2.60%) Mainframe
11 16 (2.31%) N-Tier
12 15 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
13 11 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.59%) Equities
14 10 (1.45%) Data Centre
15 8 (1.16%) Fintech
16 7 (1.01%) e-Learning
16 7 (1.01%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 219 (31.65%) Windows
2 111 (16.04%) Linux
3 91 (13.15%) Unix
4 48 (6.94%) Windows Server
5 39 (5.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (4.62%) Windows 7
7 29 (4.19%) Windows 8
8 22 (3.18%) Solaris
9 21 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (2.17%) Android
10 15 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.02%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.72%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.43%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.43%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (32.95%) MVC
2 159 (22.98%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (12.28%) SDLC
4 84 (12.14%) Web Application Development
5 79 (11.42%) Scrum
6 69 (9.97%) TDD
7 62 (8.96%) Investment Management
8 56 (8.09%) OO
9 55 (7.95%) Wealth Management
10 54 (7.80%) Unit Testing
11 49 (7.08%) ITIL
12 45 (6.50%) Web Development
13 40 (5.78%) E-Commerce
14 38 (5.49%) Analytics
15 36 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
16 34 (4.91%) CRM
17 33 (4.77%) OOP
18 32 (4.62%) Software Engineering
19 31 (4.48%) Problem Management
20 30 (4.34%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 360 (52.02%) SQL
2 353 (51.01%) C#
3 193 (27.89%) JavaScript
4 163 (23.55%) VB.NET
5 114 (16.47%) Java
6 98 (14.16%) VBA
7 86 (12.43%) VB6
8 76 (10.98%) PowerShell
9 68 (9.83%) VBScript
10 66 (9.54%) T-SQL
11 65 (9.39%) C++
12 48 (6.94%) Python
13 37 (5.35%) Shell Script
14 30 (4.34%) Perl
15 25 (3.61%) PHP
16 18 (2.60%) Bash Shell
16 18 (2.60%) C
17 13 (1.88%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.16%) Ruby
19 4 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 97 (14.02%) Degree
2 19 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.59%) MCSE
3 11 (1.59%) PMI Certification
3 11 (1.59%) PMP
4 8 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.16%) MCP
5 7 (1.01%) CCA
5 7 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (0.87%) CCNA
6 6 (0.87%) PhD
7 5 (0.72%) MCSA
8 4 (0.58%) CCNP
9 3 (0.43%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.29%) ISEB
10 2 (0.29%) MCITP
11 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.94%) QA
2 13 (1.88%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.59%) SLA
4 6 (0.87%) HL7
5 4 (0.58%) DICOM
6 2 (0.29%) FATCA
6 2 (0.29%) MiFID
6 2 (0.29%) SDET
System Software
1 62 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.45%) Terminal Services
3 10 (1.45%) XenApp
4 7 (1.01%) XenDesktop
5 5 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.72%) Snort
5 5 (0.72%) vSphere
6 4 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.29%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (2.89%) SCCM
2 15 (2.17%) Control-M
2 15 (2.17%) NetBackup
2 15 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 15 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 14 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 11 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.16%) SCOM
6 7 (1.01%) EnCase
6 7 (1.01%) Nessus
7 6 (0.87%) Puppet
8 5 (0.72%) Ansible
8 5 (0.72%) Nexpose
8 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.72%) Proventia
8 5 (0.72%) QRadar
9 3 (0.43%) BladeLogic
9 3 (0.43%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.29%) FTK
Vendors
1 322 (46.53%) Microsoft
2 151 (21.82%) Oracle
3 47 (6.79%) Redback
4 44 (6.36%) HP
5 27 (3.90%) VMware
6 25 (3.61%) SAP
7 20 (2.89%) Citrix
8 19 (2.75%) SunGard
9 18 (2.60%) IBM
10 17 (2.46%) Cisco
10 17 (2.46%) Symantec
11 16 (2.31%) Adobe
12 15 (2.17%) 3PAR
12 15 (2.17%) Altiris
12 15 (2.17%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.88%) SimCorp
14 12 (1.73%) Cognos
14 12 (1.73%) Maconomy
15 9 (1.30%) Cognizant
15 9 (1.30%) Siebel
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