Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
London > Central London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 259 231 269
Rank change year-on-year -28 +38 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB 131 161 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.97% 1.13% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.97% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 116 146 109
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £35,750
90th Percentile £78,125 £75,000 £73,750
London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,250 8,157 7,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 61.14% 57.11% 57.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7,535 7,318 7,324
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +1.77%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Central London

VB
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Central London.

Salary trend for VB in Central London

VB
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Central London over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for VB in Central London

VB
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Central London region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -32 99 £55,000 - 11
West End of London -5 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Camden - 3 £52,500 -
City of Westminster -5 2 £27,000 -32.50% 1
VB
London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for VB.

1 94 (71.76%) SQL
1 94 (71.76%) SQL Server
2 93 (70.99%) C#
3 49 (37.40%) T-SQL
4 45 (34.35%) .NET
5 41 (31.30%) Finance
6 39 (29.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (27.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 33 (25.19%) VBA
8 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Excel
9 32 (24.43%) Java
10 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (20.61%) PowerShell
11 27 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
12 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 25 (19.08%) MVC
13 25 (19.08%) Windows
14 23 (17.56%) XML
15 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
16 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 19 (14.50%) Oracle
17 19 (14.50%) Data Quality
18 18 (13.74%) .NET Framework
18 18 (13.74%) Degree
18 18 (13.74%) Banking
19 17 (12.98%) VB.NET
19 17 (12.98%) Relational Database
20 16 (12.21%) HTML
20 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central 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 10 (7.63%) CMS
2 9 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (6.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (5.34%) Apache
5 6 (4.58%) SAS
5 6 (4.58%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.05%) Plone
6 4 (3.05%) Zope
7 3 (2.29%) NServiceBus
7 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.53%) IIS
9 1 (0.76%) CICS
9 1 (0.76%) Confluence
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.76%) nginx
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.05%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Carpe Diem
1 3 (2.29%) SimCorp Dimension
2 2 (1.53%) Minerva
2 2 (1.53%) Sentinel
2 2 (1.53%) Tesseract
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.05%) Office 365
3 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.53%) IaaS
4 2 (1.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.58%) HTTP
2 6 (4.58%) Internet
2 6 (4.58%) SMTP
2 6 (4.58%) SSH
3 2 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.53%) Firewall
3 2 (1.53%) iSCSI
3 2 (1.53%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) IPsec
4 1 (0.76%) Junos
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) Network Security
4 1 (0.76%) SNMP
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (71.76%) SQL Server
2 39 (29.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (27.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (19.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (16.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (12.98%) Relational Database
7 16 (12.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (10.69%) Big Data
9 12 (9.16%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (7.63%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (6.87%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (6.11%) NoSQL
13 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2014
13 7 (5.34%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database
15 5 (3.82%) Power BI
16 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
16 4 (3.05%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (16.79%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.82%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.53%) JIRA
6 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.76%) Selenium
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 41 (31.30%) Finance
2 18 (13.74%) Banking
3 14 (10.69%) Law
4 6 (4.58%) Legal
5 5 (3.82%) International Banking
6 4 (3.05%) Retail
7 3 (2.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Back Office
8 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.76%) German Language
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (58.78%) Developer
2 52 (39.69%) SQL Developer
3 41 (31.30%) C# Developer
4 25 (19.08%) Analyst
5 23 (17.56%) SQL Server Developer
6 19 (14.50%) Backend Developer
7 14 (10.69%) SSRS Developer
8 13 (9.92%) T-SQL Developer
9 12 (9.16%) .NET Developer
9 12 (9.16%) Analyst Developer
10 11 (8.40%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (7.63%) SSIS Developer
12 9 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (6.87%) VB Developer
13 8 (6.11%) SSRS Analyst
14 7 (5.34%) Architect
15 6 (4.58%) Administrator
15 6 (4.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 6 (4.58%) Server Engineer
15 6 (4.58%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (34.35%) .NET
2 23 (17.56%) XML
3 18 (13.74%) .NET Framework
4 16 (12.21%) ASP.NET
4 16 (12.21%) HTML
5 13 (9.92%) jQuery
6 11 (8.40%) Web Services
7 9 (6.87%) CSS
8 8 (6.11%) AngularJS
8 8 (6.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.11%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (4.58%) LDAP
11 5 (3.82%) REST
11 5 (3.82%) SOAP
12 4 (3.05%) Spring
13 2 (1.53%) FIX Protocol
13 2 (1.53%) FIXML
13 2 (1.53%) HTML5
14 1 (0.76%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Data Structures
2 10 (7.63%) Credit Risk
2 10 (7.63%) Market Risk
3 7 (5.34%) Fintech
4 5 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.29%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.53%) Clustering
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.76%) Equities
8 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.08%) Windows
2 15 (11.45%) Unix
3 10 (7.63%) Linux
3 10 (7.63%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (6.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.34%) Solaris
6 5 (3.82%) AIX
6 5 (3.82%) HPUX
7 4 (3.05%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.76%) Android
8 1 (0.76%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.61%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (19.08%) MVC
4 14 (10.69%) ETL
5 12 (9.16%) Practice Management
6 11 (8.40%) Project Management
7 10 (7.63%) Analytics
7 10 (7.63%) DevOps
7 10 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.63%) Scrum
8 9 (6.87%) Migration
9 8 (6.11%) Change Management
9 8 (6.11%) Data Analytics
9 8 (6.11%) Data Management
9 8 (6.11%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (6.11%) Problem Management
10 7 (5.34%) API Development
10 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.34%) ITIL
10 7 (5.34%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (71.76%) SQL
2 93 (70.99%) C#
3 49 (37.40%) T-SQL
4 33 (25.19%) VBA
5 32 (24.43%) Java
6 27 (20.61%) PowerShell
7 17 (12.98%) VB.NET
8 10 (7.63%) VBScript
9 9 (6.87%) C
9 9 (6.87%) Perl
10 8 (6.11%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.11%) Python
11 7 (5.34%) Shell Script
11 7 (5.34%) VB6
12 6 (4.58%) C++
12 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
14 2 (1.53%) PHP
15 1 (0.76%) COBOL
15 1 (0.76%) REXX
Qualifications
1 18 (13.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.76%) ISEB
3 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.76%) MCDST
3 1 (0.76%) MCSE
3 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.50%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.58%) QA
3 4 (3.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.76%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.53%) XenApp
3 1 (0.76%) ACF2
3 1 (0.76%) RACF
3 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) SCOM
1 6 (4.58%) SCOrch
2 5 (3.82%) SCCM
3 4 (3.05%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.53%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.76%) Ansible
5 1 (0.76%) Graylog
5 1 (0.76%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) Opsview
5 1 (0.76%) RANCID
5 1 (0.76%) WSUS
5 1 (0.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.50%) Oracle
3 8 (6.11%) Sitecore
4 7 (5.34%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.82%) Cognos
6 3 (2.29%) Citrix
6 3 (2.29%) iManage
6 3 (2.29%) Intapp
6 3 (2.29%) Siebel
6 3 (2.29%) SimCorp
6 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 2 (1.53%) Splunk
7 2 (1.53%) Symantec
8 1 (0.76%) Cisco
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
8 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
8 1 (0.76%) Remedy