The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 354 333 239
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -94
Permanent jobs citing VB 324 368 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.89% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 1.75% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 298 343 510
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
22140 21049 23623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.14% 50.65% 54.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19465 18164 19921
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 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in London

VB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 67 £53,500 +7.00% 9
Greenford - 6 £50,000 -
Croydon - 4 £43,200 - 2
Uxbridge +4 2 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Chessington - 2 £37,500 -
Harrow +3 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £29,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £67,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £26,000 - 1
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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.

1 414 (54.91%) SQL
2 397 (52.65%) SQL Server
3 384 (50.93%) .NET
4 378 (50.13%) C#
5 377 (50.00%) Finance
6 278 (36.87%) Windows
7 266 (35.28%) Microsoft
8 227 (30.11%) MS Excel
9 173 (22.94%) ASP.NET
10 164 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
11 157 (20.82%) JavaScript
12 152 (20.16%) Oracle
13 147 (19.50%) VB.NET
14 146 (19.36%) VBA
15 141 (18.70%) HTML
16 133 (17.64%) T-SQL
17 128 (16.98%) Degree
18 125 (16.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 122 (16.18%) Banking
19 122 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
20 121 (16.05%) MVC
21 116 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 112 (14.85%) SQL Server 2014
22 112 (14.85%) VBScript
23 105 (13.93%) WCF
24 104 (13.79%) Java
25 98 (13.00%) Linux
25 98 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
26 94 (12.47%) PowerShell
26 94 (12.47%) C++

VB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 86 (11.41%) IIS
2 56 (7.43%) SharePoint
3 47 (6.23%) MS Exchange
4 37 (4.91%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.25%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.99%) SAS
8 13 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2000
9 12 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.59%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 12 (1.59%) IBM Notes
10 10 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 10 (1.33%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.93%) Apache
12 7 (0.93%) CMS
13 6 (0.80%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 227 (30.11%) MS Excel
2 74 (9.81%) MS Office
3 30 (3.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (3.98%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.80%) MS Project
5 5 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (3.05%) Siebel Analytics
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.06%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.66%) FastStats
3 5 (0.66%) HFM
4 4 (0.53%) Bankmaster
5 3 (0.40%) Findur
5 3 (0.40%) SunGard Panorama
6 2 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.27%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 2 (0.27%) Magento
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.27%) Unica
6 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.99%) Mimecast
3 13 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.33%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.93%) Office 365
6 4 (0.53%) PaaS
7 2 (0.27%) GitHub
7 2 (0.27%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.44%) TCP/IP
2 38 (5.04%) Internet
3 29 (3.85%) Firewall
4 26 (3.45%) WAN
5 24 (3.18%) LAN
6 22 (2.92%) DNS
7 18 (2.39%) VPN
8 17 (2.25%) VLAN
9 15 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (1.99%) SAN
10 13 (1.72%) Network Security
10 13 (1.72%) Wireless
11 12 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
11 12 (1.59%) DHCP
11 12 (1.59%) IPsec
11 12 (1.59%) VoIP
12 11 (1.46%) BGP
12 11 (1.46%) EIGRP
12 11 (1.46%) MPLS
12 11 (1.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 397 (52.65%) SQL Server
2 125 (16.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 112 (14.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 98 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 70 (9.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 52 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (5.84%) Relational Database
8 44 (5.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 32 (4.24%) MS Access
9 32 (4.24%) Oracle Database
10 31 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 28 (3.71%) MySQL
12 24 (3.18%) Oracle BI EE
13 23 (3.05%) Siebel EIM
14 21 (2.79%) OLAP
15 18 (2.39%) DB2
16 17 (2.25%) Data Mart
17 16 (2.12%) RDBMS
18 14 (1.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 88 (11.67%) Visual Studio
2 79 (10.48%) Subversion
3 50 (6.63%) NUnit
4 36 (4.77%) Git (software)
4 36 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 28 (3.71%) Rhino Mocks
7 23 (3.05%) MSBuild
8 16 (2.12%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 12 (1.59%) JIRA
11 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.93%) HP UFT
13 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
14 5 (0.66%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.66%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.53%) JMeter
15 4 (0.53%) JUnit
15 4 (0.53%) Moq
15 4 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 377 (50.00%) Finance
2 122 (16.18%) Banking
3 56 (7.43%) Front Office
4 36 (4.77%) Retail
5 34 (4.51%) Games
6 24 (3.18%) Investment Banking
7 23 (3.05%) Marketing
8 22 (2.92%) Law
9 19 (2.52%) Advertising
9 19 (2.52%) Back Office
10 15 (1.99%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.86%) Legal
12 11 (1.46%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.66%) Aerospace
13 5 (0.66%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.40%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.27%) French Language
15 2 (0.27%) German Language
15 2 (0.27%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 365 (48.41%) Developer
2 143 (18.97%) .NET Developer
3 133 (17.64%) SQL Developer
4 130 (17.24%) Analyst
5 128 (16.98%) C# Developer
6 78 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (7.56%) Agile .NET Developer
7 57 (7.56%) Agile Developer
8 35 (4.64%) Support Analyst
9 34 (4.51%) Excel Developer
10 29 (3.85%) VBA Developer
11 28 (3.71%) SQL Analyst
11 28 (3.71%) Team Leader
12 27 (3.58%) Agile C# Developer
12 27 (3.58%) Internet Developer
13 26 (3.45%) Senior Developer
14 25 (3.32%) Excel VBA Developer
15 24 (3.18%) Applications Support
15 24 (3.18%) Consultant
15 24 (3.18%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (50.93%) .NET
2 173 (22.94%) ASP.NET
3 141 (18.70%) HTML
4 105 (13.93%) WCF
5 91 (12.07%) Web Services
6 89 (11.80%) XML
7 87 (11.54%) CSS
8 78 (10.34%) WinForms
9 75 (9.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 73 (9.68%) WPF
11 68 (9.02%) Ajax
12 64 (8.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 58 (7.69%) LINQ
14 57 (7.56%) NHibernate
14 57 (7.56%) Silverlight
15 49 (6.50%) .NET Framework
16 43 (5.70%) HTML5
17 34 (4.51%) jQuery
18 33 (4.38%) XSL
19 28 (3.71%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 122 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 47 (6.23%) Data Protection Act
4 43 (5.70%) Management Information System
5 32 (4.24%) Client/Server
6 16 (2.12%) Data Centre
7 15 (1.99%) Derivative
7 15 (1.99%) Fixed Income
8 13 (1.72%) Equities
8 13 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (1.72%) iPhone
8 13 (1.72%) Mathematics
9 12 (1.59%) Blackberry
9 12 (1.59%) Hedge funds
9 12 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.59%) Replication
10 11 (1.46%) Credit Risk
10 11 (1.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (1.19%) Market Risk
11 9 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 278 (36.87%) Windows
2 98 (13.00%) Linux
3 73 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 70 (9.28%) Unix
5 35 (4.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.12%) Windows 8
9 13 (1.72%) Solaris
10 12 (1.59%) Mac OS X
11 10 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.06%) Android
13 7 (0.93%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.80%) FreeBSD
15 5 (0.66%) AIX
15 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.53%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.40%) CentOS
17 3 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (21.75%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (16.05%) MVC
3 89 (11.80%) SDLC
4 86 (11.41%) Scrum
5 68 (9.02%) Web Application Development
6 65 (8.62%) Analytics
7 60 (7.96%) ITIL
8 52 (6.90%) Web Development
9 51 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (6.76%) Data Protection
9 51 (6.76%) Project Management
10 50 (6.63%) E-Commerce
11 47 (6.23%) TDD
12 43 (5.70%) Change Management
12 43 (5.70%) Release Management
13 39 (5.17%) Configuration Management
14 37 (4.91%) ETL
15 35 (4.64%) Kimball Methodology
15 35 (4.64%) Migration
16 34 (4.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 414 (54.91%) SQL
2 378 (50.13%) C#
3 157 (20.82%) JavaScript
4 147 (19.50%) VB.NET
5 146 (19.36%) VBA
6 133 (17.64%) T-SQL
7 112 (14.85%) VBScript
8 104 (13.79%) Java
9 94 (12.47%) C++
9 94 (12.47%) PowerShell
10 77 (10.21%) VB6
11 45 (5.97%) Python
12 44 (5.84%) Perl
13 36 (4.77%) C
14 32 (4.24%) Shell Script
15 19 (2.52%) Bash Shell
16 18 (2.39%) PHP
17 10 (1.33%) COBOL
18 8 (1.06%) Delphi
19 7 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (16.98%) Degree
2 32 (4.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (1.99%) MCSA
5 14 (1.86%) ISTQB
6 13 (1.72%) ISEB
7 10 (1.33%) CCIE
7 10 (1.33%) MCSE
8 9 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (1.19%) MCP
9 7 (0.93%) CCA
10 6 (0.80%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.66%) CCNP
11 5 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.53%) MCSD
12 4 (0.53%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.53%) PMP
12 4 (0.53%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 40 (5.31%) QA
3 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.66%) SLA
4 3 (0.40%) HL7
5 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.13%) GAAP
6 1 (0.13%) GxP
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (8.49%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.25%) XenApp
4 16 (2.12%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.33%) vSphere
7 6 (0.80%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.53%) Snort
8 4 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.13%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 32 (4.24%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (3.98%) SCCM
3 28 (3.71%) Puppet
4 17 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (1.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 14 (1.86%) SCOM
6 13 (1.72%) Nagios
7 12 (1.59%) EnCase
7 12 (1.59%) FTK
7 12 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
8 11 (1.46%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (1.46%) Tivoli
9 9 (1.19%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.66%) Ansible
10 5 (0.66%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 4 (0.53%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.53%) Nexpose
11 4 (0.53%) Proventia
11 4 (0.53%) QRadar
11 4 (0.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 266 (35.28%) Microsoft
2 152 (20.16%) Oracle
3 68 (9.02%) VMware
4 54 (7.16%) Citrix
5 49 (6.50%) HP
6 41 (5.44%) IBM
7 26 (3.45%) Cisco
8 25 (3.32%) Siebel
9 17 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 17 (2.25%) SAP
10 15 (1.99%) F5
11 13 (1.72%) DataFlux
11 13 (1.72%) Trillium
12 12 (1.59%) Lotus
13 11 (1.46%) Bloomberg
13 11 (1.46%) MobileIron
13 11 (1.46%) Riverbed
14 10 (1.33%) NetIQ
14 10 (1.33%) Sybase
15 9 (1.19%) Symantec
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Parc Ellis
Salary: to £55K + Bonus + Bens!
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Vadis People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55-65K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £60k - 65k per year + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £620000 - £720000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
MACQUARIE
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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FCA
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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aap3
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum + benefits
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