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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 342 342 234
Rank change year-on-year
0 -108
Permanent jobs citing VB 303 365 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.83% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 1.57% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 257 316 536
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,250 £32,250
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
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
21038 23180 24988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.50% 52.73% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18533 19949 21504
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +65 82 £50,000 -3.84% 9
Feltham - 4 £37,500 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £60,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £30,000 +9.09% 3
Romford - 2 £44,000 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Bexley - 1 £40,000 -
Bromley - 1 £48,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region with a requirement for VB.

1 392 (55.45%) .NET
2 366 (51.77%) SQL
3 341 (48.23%) Microsoft
4 336 (47.52%) C#
5 330 (46.68%) SQL Server
6 322 (45.54%) Finance
7 277 (39.18%) ASP.NET
8 232 (32.81%) MVC
9 230 (32.53%) Windows
10 180 (25.46%) JavaScript
11 174 (24.61%) HTML
12 167 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
13 161 (22.77%) XML
14 152 (21.50%) VB.NET
15 141 (19.94%) Web Services
16 137 (19.38%) Oracle
17 132 (18.67%) MS Excel
18 124 (17.54%) IIS
19 123 (17.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 119 (16.83%) CSS
21 111 (15.70%) Java
22 109 (15.42%) Linux
23 107 (15.13%) VBA
24 101 (14.29%) jQuery
25 98 (13.86%) XSL
26 96 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
27 95 (13.44%) SDLC
28 93 (13.15%) Unix
29 88 (12.45%) Degree
30 84 (11.88%) Web Application Development

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
1 124 (17.54%) IIS
2 74 (10.47%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 29 (4.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (3.54%) Apache
6 17 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 17 (2.40%) JBoss
7 15 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 14 (1.98%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.41%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.27%) WordPress
11 8 (1.13%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.99%) CMS
12 7 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.71%) SAS
13 5 (0.71%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.42%) DNN
15 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 132 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 65 (9.19%) MS Office
3 15 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project
8 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Oracle Financials
1 12 (1.70%) Siebel Analytics
1 12 (1.70%) Unit4 Business World
2 11 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.13%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.99%) HFM
4 7 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
4 7 (0.99%) Infor M3
4 7 (0.99%) Relativity
5 3 (0.42%) Bankmaster
5 3 (0.42%) Magento
5 3 (0.42%) Ringtail
5 3 (0.42%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.28%) Concordance
7 1 (0.14%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.14%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.14%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.57%) GitHub
4 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.42%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.42%) Office 365
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.28%) SaaS
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%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.22%) Firewall
2 38 (5.37%) Internet
3 15 (2.12%) Kerberos
3 15 (2.12%) LAN
3 15 (2.12%) WAN
4 12 (1.70%) DNS
4 12 (1.70%) NetScaler
5 10 (1.41%) DHCP
5 10 (1.41%) SAN
6 9 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.13%) FTP
8 7 (0.99%) Intranet
9 6 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.85%) VLAN
9 6 (0.85%) VPN
10 5 (0.71%) LDAP
11 4 (0.57%) HTTP
11 4 (0.57%) iSCSI
12 3 (0.42%) NAS
12 3 (0.42%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (46.68%) SQL Server
2 96 (13.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 66 (9.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (8.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (6.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 34 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (4.38%) QlikView
9 24 (3.39%) MS Access
10 21 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
10 21 (2.97%) Relational Database
11 17 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
11 17 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (2.26%) Oracle Database
12 16 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
13 15 (2.12%) MySQL
14 14 (1.98%) Data Mining
14 14 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
15 12 (1.70%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 60 (8.49%) Subversion
2 44 (6.22%) Visual Studio
3 38 (5.37%) NUnit
4 30 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (4.10%) Rhino Mocks
6 20 (2.83%) Selenium
7 19 (2.69%) Git (software)
7 19 (2.69%) HP UFT
8 17 (2.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 16 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 11 (1.56%) SoapUI
11 10 (1.41%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.27%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.27%) JIRA
12 9 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 9 (1.27%) WebDriver
13 8 (1.13%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 322 (45.54%) Finance
2 69 (9.76%) Front Office
3 58 (8.20%) Advertising
4 51 (7.21%) Banking
5 31 (4.38%) Games
6 26 (3.68%) Back Office
6 26 (3.68%) Law
7 22 (3.11%) Retail
8 19 (2.69%) Marketing
9 15 (2.12%) Investment Banking
9 15 (2.12%) Legal
10 4 (0.57%) Electronics
10 4 (0.57%) French Language
10 4 (0.57%) German Language
10 4 (0.57%) International Banking
10 4 (0.57%) Italian Language
10 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 372 (52.62%) Developer
2 232 (32.81%) .NET Developer
3 158 (22.35%) Analyst
4 108 (15.28%) C# Developer
5 100 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 68 (9.62%) Support Analyst
7 66 (9.34%) SQL Developer
8 53 (7.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 53 (7.50%) Agile Developer
8 53 (7.50%) Applications Support
9 42 (5.94%) Applications Support Analyst
10 36 (5.09%) VB Developer
11 34 (4.81%) Applications Developer
12 33 (4.67%) SQL Analyst
13 30 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 26 (3.68%) Agile C# Developer
15 26 (3.68%) Internet Developer
15 26 (3.68%) Senior Developer
15 26 (3.68%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (55.45%) .NET
2 277 (39.18%) ASP.NET
3 174 (24.61%) HTML
4 161 (22.77%) XML
5 141 (19.94%) Web Services
6 123 (17.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 119 (16.83%) CSS
8 101 (14.29%) jQuery
9 98 (13.86%) XSL
10 79 (11.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 75 (10.61%) WCF
12 74 (10.47%) Ajax
13 66 (9.34%) .NET Framework
13 66 (9.34%) WPF
14 56 (7.92%) LINQ
15 53 (7.50%) AngularJS
15 53 (7.50%) NHibernate
16 52 (7.36%) Silverlight
17 50 (7.07%) ASP.NET Web API
18 44 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 79 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.78%) Management Information System
3 45 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 37 (5.23%) Client/Server
5 26 (3.68%) Tandem
6 24 (3.39%) Mathematics
7 23 (3.25%) Fixed Income
7 23 (3.25%) Mainframe
8 20 (2.83%) Derivative
9 19 (2.69%) Mobile App
10 17 (2.40%) N-Tier
11 16 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
12 13 (1.84%) Data Structures
13 11 (1.56%) Data Centre
14 10 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.41%) User Experience
15 8 (1.13%) Data Integration
15 8 (1.13%) Equities
16 7 (0.99%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 230 (32.53%) Windows
2 109 (15.42%) Linux
3 93 (13.15%) Unix
4 52 (7.36%) Windows Server
5 40 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (4.67%) Windows 7
6 33 (4.67%) Windows 8
7 25 (3.54%) Solaris
7 25 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (2.55%) Android
9 17 (2.40%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.85%) Windows 10
13 4 (0.57%) FreeBSD
13 4 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.42%) VMS
15 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (32.81%) MVC
2 167 (23.62%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (13.44%) SDLC
4 84 (11.88%) Web Application Development
5 80 (11.32%) Scrum
6 74 (10.47%) TDD
7 62 (8.77%) Investment Management
8 56 (7.92%) OO
9 52 (7.36%) Unit Testing
10 48 (6.79%) ITIL
11 46 (6.51%) Wealth Management
12 41 (5.80%) Analytics
13 40 (5.66%) Web Development
14 39 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (5.09%) BDD
15 36 (5.09%) E-Commerce
16 35 (4.95%) Migration
17 34 (4.81%) CRM
18 33 (4.67%) Problem Management
18 33 (4.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 366 (51.77%) SQL
2 336 (47.52%) C#
3 180 (25.46%) JavaScript
4 152 (21.50%) VB.NET
5 111 (15.70%) Java
6 107 (15.13%) VBA
7 82 (11.60%) PowerShell
7 82 (11.60%) VB6
8 79 (11.17%) VBScript
9 69 (9.76%) T-SQL
10 64 (9.05%) C++
11 46 (6.51%) Python
12 32 (4.53%) Perl
12 32 (4.53%) Shell Script
13 23 (3.25%) PHP
14 17 (2.40%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.40%) C
15 9 (1.27%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.99%) Ruby
17 3 (0.42%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 88 (12.45%) Degree
2 23 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (2.12%) MCSE
4 11 (1.56%) CCA
4 11 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
4 11 (1.56%) PMI Certification
4 11 (1.56%) PMP
5 10 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (1.13%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.99%) CCNA
7 7 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.85%) MCSA
8 6 (0.85%) PhD
8 6 (0.85%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.71%) CCNP
9 5 (0.71%) ISEB
9 5 (0.71%) MCP
10 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.92%) QA
2 17 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.70%) SLA
4 5 (0.71%) HL7
5 3 (0.42%) DICOM
6 2 (0.28%) FATCA
6 2 (0.28%) MiFID
6 2 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 71 (10.04%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.84%) XenDesktop
4 12 (1.70%) XenApp
5 9 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.85%) Snort
6 6 (0.85%) vSphere
7 4 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.57%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.42%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.28%) Docker
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (3.68%) SCCM
2 16 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 15 (2.12%) NetBackup
3 15 (2.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 15 (2.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 13 (1.84%) SCOM
5 12 (1.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 9 (1.27%) Control-M
7 8 (1.13%) Nessus
8 7 (0.99%) EnCase
9 6 (0.85%) Nexpose
9 6 (0.85%) Proventia
9 6 (0.85%) Puppet
9 6 (0.85%) QRadar
10 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.42%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.28%) Ansible
12 2 (0.28%) FTK
13 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 341 (48.23%) Microsoft
2 137 (19.38%) Oracle
3 49 (6.93%) Redback
4 45 (6.36%) HP
5 32 (4.53%) SAP
5 32 (4.53%) VMware
6 25 (3.54%) Citrix
7 20 (2.83%) Symantec
8 19 (2.69%) Adobe
8 19 (2.69%) IBM
8 19 (2.69%) SunGard
9 18 (2.55%) Cisco
10 15 (2.12%) 3PAR
10 15 (2.12%) Altiris
10 15 (2.12%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.70%) Google
11 12 (1.70%) Maconomy
11 12 (1.70%) Siebel
12 11 (1.56%) Wyse
13 9 (1.27%) Intel Security
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London City Office
Networx
Salary: £32,500 + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25,000-£35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £50000 - £450000 per annum + 31 days holiday +++
Posted: 26 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £39285 - £54158 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Deltek
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago