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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 349 311 297
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -14
Permanent jobs citing VB 261 438 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.72% 1.01% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 1.87% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 224 392 406
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £32,600 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £66,400 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
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
19735 23416 22848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.77% 54.11% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17210 20333 19871
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 £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 6 December 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 6 December 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 -11 51 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Hayes 0 4 - -
Kingston Upon Thames +3 3 £37,500 -31.81%
Uxbridge - 3 £45,000 -
Surbiton - 2 - -
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Bromley -8 1 £48,000 +20.00%
Sidcup - 1 £46,500 -
Barnet - 1 £32,739 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Brentford - 1 £62,500 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 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.

1 329 (56.72%) .NET
2 325 (56.03%) SQL
3 304 (52.41%) C#
4 259 (44.66%) SQL Server
5 251 (43.28%) Finance
6 250 (43.10%) Microsoft
7 226 (38.97%) ASP.NET
8 193 (33.28%) Windows
9 176 (30.34%) MVC
10 155 (26.72%) VB.NET
11 153 (26.38%) JavaScript
12 151 (26.03%) HTML
13 143 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
14 125 (21.55%) XML
15 121 (20.86%) Oracle
16 111 (19.14%) Java
17 106 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
18 100 (17.24%) Degree
19 93 (16.03%) Ajax
20 90 (15.52%) CSS
20 90 (15.52%) Web Services
21 88 (15.17%) IIS
21 88 (15.17%) SharePoint
22 86 (14.83%) jQuery
23 85 (14.66%) MS Excel
24 84 (14.48%) Linux
25 83 (14.31%) SQL Server 2014
26 82 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
26 82 (14.14%) Web Application Development
26 82 (14.14%) C++

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 88 (15.17%) IIS
1 88 (15.17%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.34%) BizTalk Server
2 31 (5.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 23 (3.97%) MS Exchange
4 20 (3.45%) WebSphere
5 12 (2.07%) JBoss
5 12 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.90%) Apache
6 11 (1.90%) WebLogic
7 10 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.21%) CMS
10 6 (1.03%) SAS
11 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 4 (0.69%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 85 (14.66%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.86%) MS Office
3 20 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.38%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.21%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.03%) SPSS
7 4 (0.69%) MS Project
7 4 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.52%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (1.72%) Temenos T24
1 10 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
2 9 (1.55%) Relativity
3 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.86%) Ringtail
4 4 (0.69%) Concordance
5 3 (0.52%) Bankmaster
5 3 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.52%) SAP Retail
5 3 (0.52%) Sprinklr
6 2 (0.34%) Bloomberg TOMS
6 2 (0.34%) HFM
6 2 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.34%) Sage X3
6 2 (0.34%) Siebel Analytics
6 2 (0.34%) Summit
6 2 (0.34%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.17%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.90%) Office 365
3 7 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.21%) SaaS
4 5 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.17%) BIME
7 1 (0.17%) GitHub
7 1 (0.17%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.38%) Firewall
2 35 (6.03%) Internet
3 17 (2.93%) LAN
3 17 (2.93%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.93%) WAN
4 15 (2.59%) DNS
4 15 (2.59%) Intranet
5 14 (2.41%) SAN
6 12 (2.07%) DHCP
7 7 (1.21%) HTTP
7 7 (1.21%) NAS
7 7 (1.21%) VPN
8 6 (1.03%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.03%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (0.86%) SMTP
10 4 (0.69%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.69%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.69%) VLAN
11 3 (0.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (44.66%) SQL Server
2 83 (14.31%) SQL Server 2014
3 43 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 23 (3.97%) MS Access
5 23 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
7 21 (3.62%) Oracle Database
8 19 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
8 19 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.76%) MySQL
9 16 (2.76%) QlikView
10 13 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (2.24%) DTS
11 12 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (1.90%) RDBMS
13 10 (1.72%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
13 10 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 63 (10.86%) Subversion
2 41 (7.07%) Visual Studio
3 34 (5.86%) NUnit
4 27 (4.66%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.41%) JIRA
7 9 (1.55%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.21%) Selenium
9 6 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.86%) HP UFT
10 5 (0.86%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.86%) MSI
11 4 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.52%) ClearCase
13 2 (0.34%) Ant
13 2 (0.34%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 251 (43.28%) Finance
2 68 (11.72%) Front Office
3 66 (11.38%) Banking
4 29 (5.00%) Games
5 22 (3.79%) Advertising
6 18 (3.10%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.93%) Law
8 12 (2.07%) Legal
9 11 (1.90%) Back Office
10 10 (1.72%) Retail
11 9 (1.55%) Marketing
12 6 (1.03%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.86%) Publishing
14 4 (0.69%) Automotive
14 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.69%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.52%) German Language
16 2 (0.34%) French Language
17 1 (0.17%) International Banking
17 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 301 (51.90%) Developer
2 190 (32.76%) .NET Developer
3 140 (24.14%) Analyst
4 96 (16.55%) C# Developer
5 88 (15.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 73 (12.59%) Support Analyst
7 65 (11.21%) Applications Support
8 55 (9.48%) Agile .NET Developer
8 55 (9.48%) Agile Developer
9 48 (8.28%) Applications Support Analyst
10 46 (7.93%) SQL Developer
11 45 (7.76%) VB Developer
12 29 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
13 27 (4.66%) Agile C# Developer
13 27 (4.66%) Internet Developer
14 25 (4.31%) SQL Support Analyst
15 24 (4.14%) Senior Developer
16 23 (3.97%) Front Office Developer
17 22 (3.79%) Applications Developer
18 20 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (56.72%) .NET
2 226 (38.97%) ASP.NET
3 151 (26.03%) HTML
4 125 (21.55%) XML
5 106 (18.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 93 (16.03%) Ajax
7 90 (15.52%) CSS
7 90 (15.52%) Web Services
8 86 (14.83%) jQuery
9 82 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 71 (12.24%) WCF
10 71 (12.24%) WPF
11 64 (11.03%) .NET Framework
12 62 (10.69%) XSL
13 57 (9.83%) LINQ
14 55 (9.48%) NHibernate
15 54 (9.31%) Silverlight
16 48 (8.28%) AngularJS
17 44 (7.59%) HTML5
18 37 (6.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 43 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 40 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.66%) Tandem
6 26 (4.48%) Mathematics
7 25 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (3.10%) Fixed Income
10 16 (2.76%) Derivative
11 13 (2.24%) Equities
11 13 (2.24%) Reinsurance
12 10 (1.72%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.72%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.55%) Mobile App
14 8 (1.38%) Clustering
15 7 (1.21%) Fintech
16 6 (1.03%) Statistics
17 5 (0.86%) Data Extraction
17 5 (0.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 193 (33.28%) Windows
2 84 (14.48%) Linux
3 76 (13.10%) Unix
4 58 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (4.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 16 (2.76%) Solaris
9 15 (2.59%) Windows 8
9 15 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.21%) Windows 10
11 6 (1.03%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.86%) Windows NT
12 5 (0.86%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.86%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.34%) Android
14 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (30.34%) MVC
2 143 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (14.14%) Web Application Development
4 79 (13.62%) Scrum
5 72 (12.41%) TDD
6 59 (10.17%) ITIL
7 47 (8.10%) Wealth Management
8 46 (7.93%) SDLC
9 44 (7.59%) E-Commerce
10 36 (6.21%) Problem Management
11 34 (5.86%) Analytics
11 34 (5.86%) Investment Management
11 34 (5.86%) OO
12 30 (5.17%) BDD
12 30 (5.17%) Unit Testing
12 30 (5.17%) Web Development
13 27 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (4.31%) Project Management
15 24 (4.14%) Data Analysis
15 24 (4.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 325 (56.03%) SQL
2 304 (52.41%) C#
3 155 (26.72%) VB.NET
4 153 (26.38%) JavaScript
5 111 (19.14%) Java
6 82 (14.14%) C++
7 81 (13.97%) PowerShell
8 62 (10.69%) VBA
9 54 (9.31%) VB6
10 52 (8.97%) T-SQL
11 50 (8.62%) VBScript
12 48 (8.28%) Python
13 30 (5.17%) Perl
14 27 (4.66%) Shell Script
15 19 (3.28%) C
15 19 (3.28%) PHP
16 14 (2.41%) Bash Shell
17 13 (2.24%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.21%) ABAP
19 4 (0.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 100 (17.24%) Degree
2 16 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.24%) PMI Certification
3 13 (2.24%) PMP
4 9 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.21%) CCNP
6 6 (1.03%) CCNA
6 6 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.03%) MCSE
7 5 (0.86%) MCSA
8 4 (0.69%) MCP
8 4 (0.69%) PhD
8 4 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.34%) CCA
9 2 (0.34%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.17%) HNC
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.17%) MCITP
10 1 (0.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.00%) QA
2 9 (1.55%) SLA
3 6 (1.03%) MiFID
4 4 (0.69%) DICOM
4 4 (0.69%) HL7
5 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.34%) FATCA
5 2 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 52 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.24%) XenApp
4 10 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 8 (1.38%) vSphere
6 7 (1.21%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.86%) Snort
9 3 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.52%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.34%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.34%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.17%) NFS
11 1 (0.17%) vCloud
11 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (3.62%) Control-M
2 17 (2.93%) SCCM
3 14 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (1.55%) EnCase
5 7 (1.21%) Ansible
5 7 (1.21%) Backup Exec
5 7 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.21%) Puppet
5 7 (1.21%) SCOM
6 6 (1.03%) Nessus
7 5 (0.86%) Nexpose
7 5 (0.86%) Proventia
7 5 (0.86%) QRadar
8 4 (0.69%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.69%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 4 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.52%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.34%) FTK
10 2 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 250 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 121 (20.86%) Oracle
3 30 (5.17%) VMware
4 29 (5.00%) Citrix
5 25 (4.31%) HP
5 25 (4.31%) SAP
6 23 (3.97%) Redback
7 20 (3.45%) Cisco
8 18 (3.10%) IBM
8 18 (3.10%) SimCorp
9 14 (2.41%) Adobe
9 14 (2.41%) Cognos
9 14 (2.41%) SunGard
10 11 (1.90%) Sybase
11 10 (1.72%) Cognizant
11 10 (1.72%) jBASE
11 10 (1.72%) Maconomy
11 10 (1.72%) Temenos
12 9 (1.55%) Tableau
13 8 (1.38%) Remedy
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