Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 310 276 275
Rank change year-on-year -34 -1 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB 62 136 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.47% 0.90% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 1.54% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 129 89
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% -6.36% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £75,000
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 8,026 8,829 7,169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 60.86% 58.51% 57.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,257 7,775 6,573
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £91,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 -57 58 £55,000 +10.00% 3
West End of London +14 1 - -
VB
London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
3 31 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 30 (48.39%) C#
5 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 25 (40.32%) Windows
7 23 (37.10%) Finance
8 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
9 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
10 18 (29.03%) VBA
11 17 (27.42%) .NET
12 16 (25.81%) ITIL
12 16 (25.81%) Problem Management
13 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (24.19%) ServiceNow
13 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
13 15 (24.19%) Asset Management
14 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
14 14 (22.58%) SCCM
15 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (19.35%) SCOrch
16 12 (19.35%) SCOM
16 12 (19.35%) SCVMM
16 12 (19.35%) Oracle
16 12 (19.35%) Java
17 10 (16.13%) HTML

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 1 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.61%) SAS
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP BPC
1 3 (4.84%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.61%) Aareon QL
2 1 (1.61%) Academy Housing
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) Lawson
2 1 (1.61%) MIS ActiveH
2 1 (1.61%) Northgate Housing
2 1 (1.61%) OPENHousing
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.61%) Orchard Housing
2 1 (1.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.06%) Office 365
4 2 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) DHCP
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
1 4 (6.45%) Firewall
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) LAN
2 3 (4.84%) VLAN
2 3 (4.84%) VoIP
2 3 (4.84%) VPN
2 3 (4.84%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
3 1 (1.61%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (72.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2014
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (20.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (8.06%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
9 2 (3.23%) SAP HANA
9 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.61%) Big Data
10 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.61%) MySQL
10 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 23 (37.10%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Law
4 3 (4.84%) Front Office
4 3 (4.84%) International Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) German Language
5 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (46.77%) Developer
2 16 (25.81%) SQL Developer
3 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Server Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Backend Developer
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Windows Systems Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) SSRS Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) SSRS Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.42%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
2 10 (16.13%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) jQuery
4 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.84%) XML
7 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.61%) HTML5
8 1 (1.61%) SOAP
8 1 (1.61%) Spring
8 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.45%) Credit Risk
2 4 (6.45%) Market Risk
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Fintech
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Equities
4 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server
2 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (24.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
4 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 3 (4.84%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) AIX
6 1 (1.61%) HPUX
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
1 16 (25.81%) Problem Management
2 15 (24.19%) Asset Management
3 6 (9.68%) Analytics
3 6 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.06%) Project Management
4 5 (8.06%) Web Development
5 4 (6.45%) Change Management
5 4 (6.45%) CRM
5 4 (6.45%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
5 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.45%) ETL
5 4 (6.45%) MVC
5 4 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics
6 3 (4.84%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.84%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 31 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 30 (48.39%) C#
4 20 (32.26%) PowerShell
5 18 (29.03%) VBA
6 12 (19.35%) Java
7 9 (14.52%) VB6
8 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
10 4 (6.45%) C++
10 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
11 3 (4.84%) PHP
11 3 (4.84%) VBScript
12 2 (3.23%) C
12 2 (3.23%) Perl
12 2 (3.23%) Python
13 1 (1.61%) AWK
13 1 (1.61%) Bourne shell
13 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) CCA
2 1 (1.61%) CCAA
2 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.61%) MCITP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 5 (8.06%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.06%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) SCCM
2 12 (19.35%) SCOM
2 12 (19.35%) SCOrch
2 12 (19.35%) SCVMM
3 3 (4.84%) Malwarebytes
3 3 (4.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.61%) Opsview
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) ServiceNow
3 12 (19.35%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Cognos
4 4 (6.45%) SAP
5 3 (4.84%) Altiris
5 3 (4.84%) Anaplan
5 3 (4.84%) Hyperion
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) Symantec
5 3 (4.84%) VMware
6 2 (3.23%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) Capita
7 1 (1.61%) Civica
7 1 (1.61%) Google
7 1 (1.61%) Infor
7 1 (1.61%) Northgate
7 1 (1.61%) Orchard
7 1 (1.61%) Sun
7 1 (1.61%) Sybase