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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 336 232 195
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -37
Permanent jobs citing VB 332 627 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 1.29% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 2.37% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 297 556 554
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
22809 26481 23596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.50% 54.42% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19528 22804 20272
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 -88 70 £50,000 -4.76% 11
Croydon +17 6 £35,000 -15.66%
Uxbridge - 4 £42,750 - 1
Chiswick +8 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Romford - 3 £52,500 -
New Malden - 2 - - 4
Hounslow - 2 £51,250 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames +3 1 - -
Canary Wharf 0 1 - -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Isleworth - 1 £37,500 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 385 (55.88%) SQL
2 359 (52.10%) .NET
3 333 (48.33%) C#
4 318 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 314 (45.57%) SQL Server
6 251 (36.43%) Finance
7 222 (32.22%) Windows
8 174 (25.25%) ASP.NET
9 173 (25.11%) JavaScript
10 172 (24.96%) MS Excel
11 164 (23.80%) HTML
12 156 (22.64%) Java
13 151 (21.92%) VB.NET
14 146 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
15 145 (21.04%) Degree
16 125 (18.14%) MVC
17 104 (15.09%) Active Directory
18 103 (14.95%) Scrum
19 102 (14.80%) T-SQL
20 99 (14.37%) CSS
21 95 (13.79%) Visual Studio
22 93 (13.50%) VBA
23 92 (13.35%) Banking
24 91 (13.21%) VB6
25 89 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
26 88 (12.77%) WCF
27 80 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
28 79 (11.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 79 (11.47%) Citrix
29 78 (11.32%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 73 (10.60%) SharePoint
2 51 (7.40%) MS Exchange
3 48 (6.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (4.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 28 (4.06%) BizTalk Server
6 25 (3.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (3.19%) IIS
8 14 (2.03%) CMS
9 7 (1.02%) Node.js
10 6 (0.87%) Lync
10 6 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 6 (0.87%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.73%) MTS
11 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.58%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.58%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
12 4 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 172 (24.96%) MS Excel
2 62 (9.00%) MS Office
3 15 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.87%) MS Project
6 5 (0.73%) LaTeX
7 3 (0.44%) SPSS
8 1 (0.15%) ProjectWise
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 14 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.16%) HFM
3 7 (1.02%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.87%) JDE OneWorld
5 2 (0.29%) Algo Collateral
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.15%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.15%) Lawson
6 1 (0.15%) Scribe Insight
6 1 (0.15%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (4.93%) Office 365
3 33 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (2.03%) SaaS
5 5 (0.73%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.08%) Internet
2 27 (3.92%) SAN
3 19 (2.76%) NetScaler
4 18 (2.61%) VLAN
5 16 (2.32%) Firewall
6 11 (1.60%) LAN
6 11 (1.60%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.45%) WAN
8 7 (1.02%) DNS
8 7 (1.02%) HTTP
9 5 (0.73%) CTI
10 4 (0.58%) DHCP
10 4 (0.58%) VPN
11 3 (0.44%) SMTP
11 3 (0.44%) DDNS
11 3 (0.44%) IPsec
12 2 (0.29%) iSCSI
12 2 (0.29%) IPX
13 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPT
13 1 (0.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 79 (11.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (6.24%) SQL Server 2005
5 43 (6.24%) Relational Database
6 39 (5.66%) MS Access
7 33 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
9 15 (2.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (1.45%) QlikView
10 10 (1.45%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.45%) DTS
11 9 (1.31%) DB2
11 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.16%) OLAP
13 5 (0.73%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 95 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 60 (8.71%) Subversion
3 48 (6.97%) NUnit
4 36 (5.22%) Rhino Mocks
5 35 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (2.47%) Selenium
7 12 (1.74%) Eclipse
8 10 (1.45%) Git (software)
8 10 (1.45%) TeamCity
8 10 (1.45%) LoadRunner
9 9 (1.31%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.73%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.73%) Rational Rose
11 5 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.73%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.58%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 4 (0.58%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.44%) NSubstitute
13 3 (0.44%) SpecFlow
General
1 251 (36.43%) Finance
2 92 (13.35%) Banking
3 34 (4.93%) Games
4 25 (3.63%) Retail
5 24 (3.48%) Front Office
5 24 (3.48%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.90%) Marketing
7 19 (2.76%) Back Office
8 16 (2.32%) Legal
9 15 (2.18%) Law
10 13 (1.89%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.60%) Publishing
12 10 (1.45%) Manufacturing
13 8 (1.16%) German Language
14 6 (0.87%) French Language
15 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.58%) Advertising
16 3 (0.44%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.44%) Military
16 3 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 321 (46.59%) Developer
2 166 (24.09%) Analyst
3 122 (17.71%) .NET Developer
4 79 (11.47%) Applications Support
5 66 (9.58%) C# Developer
6 64 (9.29%) Support Analyst
7 57 (8.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 56 (8.13%) Applications Support Analyst
9 52 (7.55%) Consultant
10 30 (4.35%) Graduate
10 30 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 26 (3.77%) Agile .NET Developer
11 26 (3.77%) Agile C# Developer
12 25 (3.63%) Systems Analyst
13 24 (3.48%) Software Engineer
14 23 (3.34%) Software Developer
15 20 (2.90%) AWS Developer
15 20 (2.90%) Administrator
15 20 (2.90%) VB Developer
15 20 (2.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 359 (52.10%) .NET
2 174 (25.25%) ASP.NET
3 164 (23.80%) HTML
4 99 (14.37%) CSS
5 89 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 88 (12.77%) WCF
7 78 (11.32%) XML
8 77 (11.18%) Ajax
9 74 (10.74%) Web Services
10 62 (9.00%) .NET Framework
11 61 (8.85%) WinForms
11 61 (8.85%) WPF
12 58 (8.42%) NHibernate
12 58 (8.42%) LINQ
13 54 (7.84%) Silverlight
14 40 (5.81%) HTML5
14 40 (5.81%) jQuery
15 30 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
16 29 (4.21%) SOAP
17 26 (3.77%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 46 (6.68%) Client/Server
4 38 (5.52%) Mathematics
5 35 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.48%) Replication
7 20 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.76%) Derivative
9 18 (2.61%) Blackberry
10 14 (2.03%) Equities
11 9 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.16%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.16%) PKI
13 7 (1.02%) User Experience
13 7 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.87%) Fat Client
14 6 (0.87%) iPhone
14 6 (0.87%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.87%) Open Source
14 6 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 222 (32.22%) Windows
2 53 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (6.97%) Linux
4 46 (6.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (4.64%) UNIX
6 23 (3.34%) Windows 7
7 21 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.02%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.73%) Android
11 3 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.44%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) HPUX
13 1 (0.15%) Solaris
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (18.14%) MVC
3 103 (14.95%) Scrum
4 64 (9.29%) E-Commerce
5 61 (8.85%) Web Application Development
6 59 (8.56%) TDD
7 57 (8.27%) OO
8 50 (7.26%) CRM
9 49 (7.11%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 36 (5.22%) ITIL
12 35 (5.08%) Workflow
13 33 (4.79%) Time Management
14 28 (4.06%) OOP
15 26 (3.77%) Migration
16 25 (3.63%) Project Management
17 22 (3.19%) Analytics
17 22 (3.19%) ETL
18 21 (3.05%) Unit Testing
19 20 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 385 (55.88%) SQL
2 333 (48.33%) C#
3 173 (25.11%) JavaScript
4 156 (22.64%) Java
5 151 (21.92%) VB.NET
6 102 (14.80%) T-SQL
7 93 (13.50%) VBA
8 91 (13.21%) VB6
9 77 (11.18%) PowerShell
10 70 (10.16%) C++
11 69 (10.01%) VBScript
12 51 (7.40%) C
13 33 (4.79%) Python
14 27 (3.92%) Perl
15 22 (3.19%) PL/SQL
16 20 (2.90%) PHP
17 16 (2.32%) Ruby
18 15 (2.18%) Korn
19 13 (1.89%) Bash Shell
20 10 (1.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 145 (21.04%) Degree
2 12 (1.74%) CCA
2 12 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (1.74%) ISEB
3 11 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.45%) HP ASE
4 10 (1.45%) MCP
5 9 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (1.31%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.44%) MCITP
7 3 (0.44%) MCSE
7 3 (0.44%) CCNA
7 3 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.29%) MCSA
9 1 (0.15%) CISMP
9 1 (0.15%) CEH
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.53%) QA
2 13 (1.89%) COBIT
3 10 (1.45%) HL7
3 10 (1.45%) SLA
3 10 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) MiFID
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.15%) GAAP
5 1 (0.15%) EMIR
5 1 (0.15%) Basel III
5 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
System Software
1 104 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 58 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (7.84%) XenApp
4 35 (5.08%) vSphere
5 18 (2.61%) Hyper-V
6 15 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (1.74%) XenDesktop
8 11 (1.60%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.58%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.44%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.44%) XenServer
10 3 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 58 (8.42%) SCCM
2 11 (1.60%) SCOM
3 9 (1.31%) AirWatch
4 6 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (0.44%) WSUS
5 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.29%) Opsview
6 2 (0.29%) MOM
6 2 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) WMI
7 1 (0.15%) Nessus
7 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 318 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.47%) Citrix
3 74 (10.74%) Oracle
4 63 (9.14%) VMware
5 19 (2.76%) HP
6 18 (2.61%) Cisco
6 18 (2.61%) SAP
7 17 (2.47%) Sybase
8 14 (2.03%) IronPort
9 12 (1.74%) Business Objects
10 11 (1.60%) IBM
10 11 (1.60%) Tableau
11 9 (1.31%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.16%) Hyperion
13 7 (1.02%) Dell
13 7 (1.02%) Informatica
13 7 (1.02%) hybris
14 6 (0.87%) Wyse
14 6 (0.87%) Bloomberg
15 5 (0.73%) Google
City, London
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Benefits, No Tax, Relocation
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hays Plc - Imperial College London
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stanmore, Middlesex
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Briswin
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago