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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 308 364 255
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -109
Permanent jobs citing VB 391 326 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.76% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.78% 1.45% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 347 291 549
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,600
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
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
21995 22515 26863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.58% 52.55% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19398 19274 23153
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 £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 +80 107 £50,000 +6.95% 15
Uxbridge +9 8 £47,750 +11.69% 1
Canary Wharf +14 6 £60,000 -
Surbiton - 4 £40,000 -
Chessington +12 3 £37,500 -
Chiswick +3 3 £55,000 +41.93%
Sidcup - 3 £40,500 -
West Drayton - 3 £35,000 -
Enfield - 2 £35,000 -
Greenford - 2 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £34,000 -
Northwood - 1 £50,000 -
Stanmore - 1 £48,514 -
Brentford - 1 £25,000 -
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 June 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.

1 397 (54.99%) .NET
2 395 (54.71%) SQL
3 363 (50.28%) SQL Server
4 357 (49.45%) Microsoft
5 348 (48.20%) C#
6 330 (45.71%) Finance
7 264 (36.57%) Windows
8 225 (31.16%) ASP.NET
9 196 (27.15%) MVC
9 196 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
10 195 (27.01%) MS Excel
11 177 (24.52%) JavaScript
12 163 (22.58%) HTML
13 158 (21.88%) VB.NET
14 122 (16.90%) XML
15 120 (16.62%) Oracle
16 119 (16.48%) Web Services
17 118 (16.34%) CSS
18 111 (15.37%) SDLC
19 107 (14.82%) SQL Server 2014
19 107 (14.82%) VBA
20 104 (14.40%) VBScript
21 103 (14.27%) VB6
21 103 (14.27%) PowerShell
22 102 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
23 101 (13.99%) Linux
24 97 (13.43%) T-SQL
25 96 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 95 (13.16%) WCF
27 93 (12.88%) Degree

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 93 (12.88%) IIS
2 57 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 43 (5.96%) MS Exchange
4 30 (4.16%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (3.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 17 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.22%) SAS
8 15 (2.08%) Apache
9 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2000
9 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 12 (1.66%) IBM Notes
9 12 (1.66%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.39%) Tomcat
12 9 (1.25%) JBoss
13 8 (1.11%) CMS
13 8 (1.11%) Skype for Business
14 7 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 195 (27.01%) MS Excel
2 80 (11.08%) MS Office
3 16 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 7 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.83%) MS Visio
7 5 (0.69%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.28%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.63%) Siebel Analytics
2 15 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.11%) Infor M3
3 8 (1.11%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.83%) Bankmaster
4 6 (0.83%) HFM
5 5 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
6 4 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.42%) Magento
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.28%) FastStats
8 2 (0.28%) FastStats PeopleStage
8 2 (0.28%) Unica
9 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.25%) SaaS
4 8 (1.11%) GitHub
4 8 (1.11%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.55%) Office 365
5 4 (0.55%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.28%) Silverpop
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.68%) Internet
2 29 (4.02%) Firewall
3 17 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.22%) NetScaler
5 14 (1.94%) SAN
6 13 (1.80%) DNS
7 12 (1.66%) VLAN
8 11 (1.52%) DHCP
8 11 (1.52%) LDAP
8 11 (1.52%) WAN
9 10 (1.39%) Kerberos
9 10 (1.39%) SNMP
10 9 (1.25%) LAN
11 8 (1.11%) FTP
11 8 (1.11%) NAS
12 5 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (0.69%) VPN
13 3 (0.42%) SSH
13 3 (0.42%) Telnet
13 3 (0.42%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 363 (50.28%) SQL Server
2 107 (14.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 96 (13.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (12.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (11.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 62 (8.59%) SQL Server 2005
7 59 (8.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 30 (4.16%) MS Access
8 30 (4.16%) QlikView
9 27 (3.74%) Relational Database
10 21 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (2.77%) Oracle BI EE
12 19 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
12 19 (2.63%) Siebel EIM
13 18 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (2.08%) Oracle Database
15 12 (1.66%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (1.66%) MySQL
15 12 (1.66%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (10.80%) Subversion
2 70 (9.70%) Visual Studio
3 46 (6.37%) NUnit
4 43 (5.96%) Git (software)
5 37 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 32 (4.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 31 (4.29%) Rhino Mocks
8 20 (2.77%) HP UFT
9 17 (2.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 16 (2.22%) TeamCity
11 14 (1.94%) Selenium
12 13 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (1.66%) MSBuild
14 10 (1.39%) Jenkins
15 9 (1.25%) SpecFlow
16 8 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.11%) Moq
16 8 (1.11%) MSTest
16 8 (1.11%) SoapUI
16 8 (1.11%) Travis CI
General
1 330 (45.71%) Finance
2 48 (6.65%) Advertising
3 47 (6.51%) Banking
4 36 (4.99%) Front Office
5 34 (4.71%) Law
6 29 (4.02%) Games
7 23 (3.19%) Marketing
8 22 (3.05%) Back Office
9 17 (2.35%) Retail
10 11 (1.52%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.39%) Legal
12 8 (1.11%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.55%) Electronics
13 4 (0.55%) French Language
13 4 (0.55%) German Language
13 4 (0.55%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.55%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.42%) Telecoms
15 2 (0.28%) International Banking
16 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 387 (53.60%) Developer
2 207 (28.67%) .NET Developer
3 129 (17.87%) Analyst
4 116 (16.07%) C# Developer
5 95 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 94 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 52 (7.20%) Agile .NET Developer
7 52 (7.20%) Agile Developer
8 45 (6.23%) Support Analyst
9 35 (4.85%) Applications Support
10 34 (4.71%) VB.NET Developer
11 30 (4.16%) Applications Support Analyst
11 30 (4.16%) SQL Analyst
12 29 (4.02%) VB Developer
13 28 (3.88%) Applications Developer
13 28 (3.88%) SSIS Developer
14 26 (3.60%) Agile C# Developer
14 26 (3.60%) Internet Developer
14 26 (3.60%) Software Developer
14 26 (3.60%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (54.99%) .NET
2 225 (31.16%) ASP.NET
3 163 (22.58%) HTML
4 122 (16.90%) XML
5 119 (16.48%) Web Services
6 118 (16.34%) CSS
7 102 (14.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 95 (13.16%) WCF
9 78 (10.80%) WinForms
10 74 (10.25%) XSL
11 73 (10.11%) WPF
12 72 (9.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 68 (9.42%) jQuery
14 65 (9.00%) Ajax
15 62 (8.59%) .NET Framework
16 56 (7.76%) LINQ
17 52 (7.20%) NHibernate
17 52 (7.20%) Silverlight
18 45 (6.23%) AngularJS
19 44 (6.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.19%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (8.17%) Management Information System
3 50 (6.93%) Computer Science
4 34 (4.71%) Data Protection Act
5 33 (4.57%) Client/Server
6 23 (3.19%) Mainframe
7 20 (2.77%) Tandem
8 19 (2.63%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.94%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.80%) Data Centre
10 13 (1.80%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.80%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.39%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.39%) Replication
12 9 (1.25%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.25%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.25%) User Experience
13 8 (1.11%) Derivative
13 8 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.11%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 264 (36.57%) Windows
2 101 (13.99%) Linux
3 90 (12.47%) Unix
4 55 (7.62%) Windows Server
5 32 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (4.29%) Windows 7
7 30 (4.16%) Windows 8
8 27 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (3.46%) Solaris
10 17 (2.35%) Android
11 15 (2.08%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (1.80%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.52%) FreeBSD
15 10 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.83%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.83%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.42%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.28%) VMS
19 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
1 196 (27.15%) MVC
2 111 (15.37%) SDLC
3 92 (12.74%) Scrum
4 81 (11.22%) Web Application Development
5 76 (10.53%) TDD
6 52 (7.20%) Analytics
7 46 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (6.23%) Unit Testing
9 43 (5.96%) ITIL
9 43 (5.96%) OO
10 42 (5.82%) Investment Management
11 41 (5.68%) CRM
11 41 (5.68%) E-Commerce
11 41 (5.68%) Software Engineering
12 40 (5.54%) Project Management
13 39 (5.40%) Migration
14 38 (5.26%) Web Development
15 36 (4.99%) Data Protection
16 35 (4.85%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 395 (54.71%) SQL
2 348 (48.20%) C#
3 177 (24.52%) JavaScript
4 158 (21.88%) VB.NET
5 107 (14.82%) VBA
6 104 (14.40%) VBScript
7 103 (14.27%) PowerShell
7 103 (14.27%) VB6
8 97 (13.43%) T-SQL
9 86 (11.91%) Java
10 61 (8.45%) C++
11 34 (4.71%) Perl
12 29 (4.02%) Python
13 24 (3.32%) PHP
14 21 (2.91%) C
14 21 (2.91%) Shell Script
15 18 (2.49%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.97%) COBOL
17 6 (0.83%) Ruby
18 4 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (12.88%) Degree
2 31 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (2.49%) CCA
3 18 (2.49%) Citrix Certification
4 17 (2.35%) MCSE
5 16 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.94%) MCP
7 13 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.66%) ISTQB
8 12 (1.66%) MCSA
9 11 (1.52%) SC Cleared
9 11 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.97%) ISEB
10 7 (0.97%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.97%) PMP
11 6 (0.83%) CCNP
12 5 (0.69%) CCNA
12 5 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (7.48%) QA
2 29 (4.02%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) GAAP
System Software
1 79 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.77%) XenApp
4 17 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 17 (2.35%) XenDesktop
5 9 (1.25%) VMware ESX
6 8 (1.11%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.97%) vSphere
8 3 (0.42%) Snort
9 2 (0.28%) Docker
9 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.14%) KVM
10 1 (0.14%) UAG
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (5.12%) SCCM
2 27 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (2.77%) SCOM
4 19 (2.63%) Puppet
5 16 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.66%) EnCase
6 12 (1.66%) FTK
7 10 (1.39%) NetBackup
7 10 (1.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (1.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 7 (0.97%) Ansible
8 7 (0.97%) Backup Exec
9 6 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.55%) Nagios
10 4 (0.55%) Nessus
11 3 (0.42%) Nexpose
11 3 (0.42%) Proventia
11 3 (0.42%) QRadar
11 3 (0.42%) SafeCom
12 2 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 357 (49.45%) Microsoft
2 120 (16.62%) Oracle
3 47 (6.51%) VMware
4 41 (5.68%) Citrix
4 41 (5.68%) HP
5 36 (4.99%) Redback
6 29 (4.02%) SAP
7 22 (3.05%) IBM
8 20 (2.77%) Siebel
9 19 (2.63%) Adobe
10 18 (2.49%) Symantec
11 14 (1.94%) Cisco
12 12 (1.66%) Google
12 12 (1.66%) Lotus
12 12 (1.66%) Wyse
13 11 (1.52%) SunGard
14 10 (1.39%) 3PAR
14 10 (1.39%) Altiris
14 10 (1.39%) Perforce
14 10 (1.39%) Red Hat
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 30% bonus, pension, medical, dental,
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent and Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42,000 - £61,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + 20% Bonus and great benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
FactSet
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago