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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / London
Rank 358 332 322
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB 248 354 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.88% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 1.63% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 213 319 343
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
18491 21757 21052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 55.11% 54.22% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16137 19128 18172
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -18 46 £55,000 +2.80% 10
Hayes +6 4 - -
Chiswick - 4 £45,000 -
Brentford - 3 £62,500 -
Docklands, London - 3 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Chessington -2 1 £37,500 -
Barnet - 1 £32,739 -
Beckenham - 1 £30,500 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 315 (58.77%) SQL
2 302 (56.34%) .NET
3 270 (50.37%) C#
4 239 (44.59%) SQL Server
5 223 (41.60%) Microsoft
5 223 (41.60%) Finance
6 200 (37.31%) Windows
7 192 (35.82%) ASP.NET
8 150 (27.99%) VB.NET
9 146 (27.24%) MVC
10 132 (24.63%) HTML
10 132 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
11 126 (23.51%) JavaScript
12 108 (20.15%) XML
13 103 (19.22%) Degree
14 98 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 97 (18.10%) Oracle
16 96 (17.91%) Java
17 94 (17.54%) PowerShell
18 92 (17.16%) Ajax
19 84 (15.67%) SQL Server 2014
20 80 (14.93%) CSS
20 80 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 80 (14.93%) Web Application Development
21 78 (14.55%) SharePoint
22 77 (14.37%) Scrum
23 76 (14.18%) MS Excel
24 72 (13.43%) Unix
25 71 (13.25%) C++
26 70 (13.06%) Linux

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 78 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 65 (12.13%) IIS
3 31 (5.78%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (5.78%) MS Exchange
3 31 (5.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 23 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (3.73%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.68%) JBoss
9 9 (1.68%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.12%) CMS
11 6 (1.12%) SAS
11 6 (1.12%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.93%) Apache
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.93%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 76 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.22%) MS Office
3 16 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.49%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.12%) MS Project
5 6 (1.12%) SPSS
6 3 (0.56%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Temenos T24
2 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.75%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.56%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.56%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.56%) Relativity
4 3 (0.56%) SAP Retail
4 3 (0.56%) Sprinklr
4 3 (0.56%) Summit
5 2 (0.37%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 2 (0.37%) Concordance
5 2 (0.37%) Ringtail
5 2 (0.37%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.19%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.19%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.43%) Office 365
4 7 (1.31%) SaaS
5 5 (0.93%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.56%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.19%) Akamai
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.72%) Internet
2 32 (5.97%) Firewall
3 22 (4.10%) DNS
4 19 (3.54%) SAN
5 18 (3.36%) DHCP
6 17 (3.17%) TCP/IP
7 16 (2.99%) iSCSI
8 13 (2.43%) Intranet
8 13 (2.43%) LAN
8 13 (2.43%) WAN
9 10 (1.87%) NetScaler
10 9 (1.68%) VPN
11 8 (1.49%) HTTP
12 7 (1.31%) NAS
13 6 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (0.93%) SMTP
15 4 (0.75%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (0.75%) VLAN
16 2 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
16 2 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 84 (15.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 47 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (3.92%) MS Access
6 20 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
7 19 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 17 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.80%) DTS
10 14 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.43%) MySQL
12 12 (2.24%) QlikView
12 12 (2.24%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.87%) DB2
14 10 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (11.57%) Subversion
2 36 (6.72%) Visual Studio
3 32 (5.97%) NUnit
4 27 (5.04%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (2.61%) JIRA
6 13 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.31%) Git (software)
8 5 (0.93%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.93%) Selenium
8 5 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.75%) MSI
9 4 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.37%) Ant
10 2 (0.37%) Burp Suite
10 2 (0.37%) JUnit
10 2 (0.37%) sqlmap
10 2 (0.37%) TestNG
11 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
General
1 223 (41.60%) Finance
2 65 (12.13%) Banking
3 50 (9.33%) Front Office
4 27 (5.04%) Games
5 18 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.99%) Advertising
7 10 (1.87%) Retail
8 9 (1.68%) Law
9 8 (1.49%) Legal
9 8 (1.49%) Marketing
10 7 (1.31%) Private Banking
11 6 (1.12%) Back Office
11 6 (1.12%) Music Industry
12 5 (0.93%) German Language
12 5 (0.93%) Publishing
13 4 (0.75%) French Language
14 3 (0.56%) Automotive
14 3 (0.56%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 258 (48.13%) Developer
2 167 (31.16%) .NET Developer
3 125 (23.32%) Analyst
4 81 (15.11%) C# Developer
5 73 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 64 (11.94%) Support Analyst
7 57 (10.63%) Applications Support
8 54 (10.07%) Agile .NET Developer
8 54 (10.07%) Agile Developer
9 40 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
9 40 (7.46%) SQL Developer
9 40 (7.46%) VB Developer
10 34 (6.34%) SQL Analyst
11 30 (5.60%) SQL Support Analyst
12 27 (5.04%) Agile C# Developer
12 27 (5.04%) Internet Developer
13 18 (3.36%) Consultant
14 17 (3.17%) Front Office Developer
14 17 (3.17%) Senior Developer
15 15 (2.80%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (56.34%) .NET
2 192 (35.82%) ASP.NET
3 132 (24.63%) HTML
4 108 (20.15%) XML
5 98 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 92 (17.16%) Ajax
7 80 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 80 (14.93%) CSS
8 70 (13.06%) WPF
9 69 (12.87%) WCF
10 67 (12.50%) Web Services
11 65 (12.13%) jQuery
12 60 (11.19%) .NET Framework
13 57 (10.63%) LINQ
14 54 (10.07%) NHibernate
14 54 (10.07%) Silverlight
15 45 (8.40%) XSL
16 42 (7.84%) AngularJS
17 39 (7.28%) HTML5
18 34 (6.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.94%) Computer Science
2 43 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (8.02%) Client/Server
3 37 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.85%) Mathematics
4 26 (4.85%) Tandem
5 19 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.43%) Clustering
7 13 (2.43%) Reinsurance
8 11 (2.05%) Equities
8 11 (2.05%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.87%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.49%) Derivative
10 8 (1.49%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.49%) HP StoreVirtual
10 8 (1.49%) PKI
11 6 (1.12%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.12%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 200 (37.31%) Windows
2 72 (13.43%) Unix
3 70 (13.06%) Linux
4 61 (11.38%) Windows Server
5 37 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 33 (6.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (3.73%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (2.24%) Solaris
9 11 (2.05%) Windows 2000
10 10 (1.87%) Windows NT
11 8 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 7 (1.31%) Windows 10
13 6 (1.12%) VMS
14 5 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 5 (0.93%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (27.24%) MVC
2 132 (24.63%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (14.93%) Web Application Development
4 77 (14.37%) Scrum
5 69 (12.87%) TDD
6 66 (12.31%) ITIL
7 45 (8.40%) SDLC
8 44 (8.21%) E-Commerce
9 42 (7.84%) Wealth Management
10 35 (6.53%) Problem Management
11 34 (6.34%) Project Management
12 31 (5.78%) Migration
13 30 (5.60%) Analytics
13 30 (5.60%) BDD
13 30 (5.60%) Web Development
14 28 (5.22%) Software Engineering
15 27 (5.04%) Release Management
16 26 (4.85%) DevOps
17 23 (4.29%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 315 (58.77%) SQL
2 270 (50.37%) C#
3 150 (27.99%) VB.NET
4 126 (23.51%) JavaScript
5 96 (17.91%) Java
6 94 (17.54%) PowerShell
7 71 (13.25%) C++
8 56 (10.45%) T-SQL
9 46 (8.58%) VB6
10 45 (8.40%) VBA
11 38 (7.09%) Python
12 35 (6.53%) VBScript
13 22 (4.10%) Perl
14 19 (3.54%) Shell Script
15 18 (3.36%) C
16 14 (2.61%) ABAP
17 13 (2.43%) PHP
18 11 (2.05%) PL/SQL
19 10 (1.87%) Bash Shell
20 4 (0.75%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 103 (19.22%) Degree
2 14 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.68%) PMI Certification
3 9 (1.68%) PMP
4 7 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.12%) MCSA
5 6 (1.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (0.93%) CCNP
6 5 (0.93%) MCSE
7 4 (0.75%) MCITP
8 3 (0.56%) CCNA
8 3 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.56%) MCP
9 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.19%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.66%) QA
2 9 (1.68%) MiFID
3 6 (1.12%) SLA
4 4 (0.75%) DICOM
4 4 (0.75%) HL7
5 3 (0.56%) FATCA
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) SDET
System Software
1 68 (12.69%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.73%) XenApp
3 19 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.43%) Hyper-V
4 13 (2.43%) vSphere
5 8 (1.49%) XenDesktop
6 7 (1.31%) Terminal Services
6 7 (1.31%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (1.12%) ISA Server
7 6 (1.12%) NFS
7 6 (1.12%) UAG
7 6 (1.12%) vCloud
7 6 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.37%) Snort
9 2 (0.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (5.04%) SCCM
2 18 (3.36%) Control-M
3 16 (2.99%) SCOM
4 14 (2.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 10 (1.87%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.87%) WSUS
6 9 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (1.49%) Opsview
7 8 (1.49%) Puppet
8 7 (1.31%) Ansible
8 7 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.31%) vMotion
9 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Clustering
9 6 (1.12%) WMI
10 3 (0.56%) EnCase
10 3 (0.56%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.37%) Nessus
11 2 (0.37%) Nexpose
11 2 (0.37%) Nmap
11 2 (0.37%) QRadar
Vendors
1 223 (41.60%) Microsoft
2 97 (18.10%) Oracle
3 41 (7.65%) Citrix
4 37 (6.90%) VMware
5 26 (4.85%) SAP
6 25 (4.66%) HP
7 19 (3.54%) Cisco
7 19 (3.54%) IBM
8 18 (3.36%) Redback
9 14 (2.61%) Adobe
9 14 (2.61%) NetApp
10 13 (2.43%) SimCorp
11 12 (2.24%) Cognos
12 11 (2.05%) SunGard
13 10 (1.87%) Cognizant
13 10 (1.87%) jBASE
13 10 (1.87%) SolarWinds
13 10 (1.87%) Sybase
13 10 (1.87%) Tableau
13 10 (1.87%) Temenos
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: Upwards of £40,000+
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + On Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-55,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Codex
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London
Difrent
Salary: £50,000 per year + benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Ministry of Justice
Salary: £35,540 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Syngco Ltd
Salary: £20,000 per annum + benefits based on experience
Posted: 10 days ago