Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 201 283
Rank change year-on-year -37 +82 -128
Permanent jobs citing VB 97 188 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.40% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.67% 2.49% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 85 148 154
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £74,125 £66,250
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 5806 7550 10777
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 56.74% 56.33% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5262 6877 9483
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in the City of London

VB
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VB in the City of London

VB
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB.

1 71 (73.20%) SQL
2 60 (61.86%) Finance
3 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
4 46 (47.42%) Windows
5 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
5 34 (35.05%) C#
5 34 (35.05%) .NET
6 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.93%) Degree
8 27 (27.84%) PowerShell
9 25 (25.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (25.77%) SharePoint
10 24 (24.74%) VBScript
10 24 (24.74%) Java
10 24 (24.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
11 22 (22.68%) ITIL
12 21 (21.65%) IIS
13 19 (19.59%) XML
13 19 (19.59%) Linux
13 19 (19.59%) Clustering
14 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
14 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
14 17 (17.53%) HTML
15 16 (16.49%) Siebel
15 16 (16.49%) Unix
15 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (15.46%) Banking
16 15 (15.46%) VBA
16 15 (15.46%) MVC

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 25 (25.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (21.65%) IIS
3 13 (13.40%) MS Exchange
4 12 (12.37%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (10.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (7.22%) Apache
8 6 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (4.12%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (4.12%) CMS
9 4 (4.12%) JBoss
9 4 (4.12%) Skype for Business
9 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
9 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
10 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (6.19%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (4.12%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Siebel Analytics
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Office 365
2 4 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.06%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Internet
2 5 (5.15%) LDAP
3 4 (4.12%) FTP
3 4 (4.12%) HTTP
3 4 (4.12%) Intranet
3 4 (4.12%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.09%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.09%) LAN
4 3 (3.09%) NetScaler
4 3 (3.09%) SAN
4 3 (3.09%) WAN
5 2 (2.06%) DNS
5 2 (2.06%) Firewall
5 2 (2.06%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.06%) Skype
5 2 (2.06%) VoIP
6 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (56.70%) SQL Server
2 25 (25.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (24.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (10.31%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (9.28%) MySQL
8 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (6.19%) Power BI
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.12%) OLAP
10 4 (4.12%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.09%) Spotfire
12 2 (2.06%) MS Access
12 2 (2.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.09%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.03%) AppScan
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (61.86%) Finance
2 15 (15.46%) Banking
3 13 (13.40%) Front Office
4 7 (7.22%) Advertising
4 7 (7.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Back Office
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.06%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.93%) Developer
2 25 (25.77%) Analyst
3 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.40%) Support Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) C# Developer
5 11 (11.34%) SQL Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) Administrator
6 7 (7.22%) Applications Support
6 7 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) DBA
7 6 (6.19%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) SQL DBA
7 6 (6.19%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Siebel Specialist
8 4 (4.12%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (4.12%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.05%) .NET
2 19 (19.59%) XML
3 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET
3 17 (17.53%) HTML
4 14 (14.43%) jQuery
4 14 (14.43%) XSL
5 13 (13.40%) CSS
6 11 (11.34%) Web Services
7 9 (9.28%) .NET Framework
8 8 (8.25%) FIX Protocol
9 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (5.15%) JSP
11 4 (4.12%) AngularJS
11 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.12%) CGI
11 4 (4.12%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.12%) Java EE
11 4 (4.12%) WCF
11 4 (4.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Clustering
2 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.31%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.19%) Data Structures
4 6 (6.19%) Replication
5 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.12%) e-Learning
6 4 (4.12%) Reinsurance
6 4 (4.12%) SCORM
7 3 (3.09%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.03%) Derivative
9 1 (1.03%) Equities
9 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 19 (19.59%) Linux
3 16 (16.49%) Unix
4 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.28%) Windows 10
6 9 (9.28%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.22%) Windows 7
8 5 (5.15%) Solaris
9 4 (4.12%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.03%) Android
11 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.03%) HPUX
11 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) ITIL
2 15 (15.46%) Analytics
2 15 (15.46%) MVC
3 13 (13.40%) SDLC
4 12 (12.37%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (11.34%) CRM
5 11 (11.34%) Data Analysis
5 11 (11.34%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.28%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.25%) ITIL V3
7 8 (8.25%) Migration
8 7 (7.22%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.22%) Project Management
9 6 (6.19%) Asset Management
9 6 (6.19%) Data Management
9 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.19%) DevOps
9 6 (6.19%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.19%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 71 (73.20%) SQL
2 34 (35.05%) C#
2 34 (35.05%) JavaScript
3 27 (27.84%) PowerShell
4 24 (24.74%) Java
4 24 (24.74%) VBScript
5 22 (22.68%) T-SQL
6 15 (15.46%) VBA
7 13 (13.40%) Perl
8 11 (11.34%) Python
9 7 (7.22%) C++
10 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.15%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.12%) PHP
11 4 (4.12%) R
11 4 (4.12%) VB6
12 1 (1.03%) C
12 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.03%) Ruby
12 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (30.93%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (5.15%) MCP
5 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.09%) PMP
6 2 (2.06%) CCNA
6 2 (2.06%) MCSE
7 1 (1.03%) CCNP
7 1 (1.03%) CISM
7 1 (1.03%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.22%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 14 (14.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (6.19%) XenApp
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (3.09%) Xen
4 3 (3.09%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.09%) XenServer
5 1 (1.03%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) SCCM
2 8 (8.25%) SCOM
3 6 (6.19%) Perfmon
4 4 (4.12%) Ansible
4 4 (4.12%) Puppet
4 4 (4.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.06%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 1 (1.03%) WMI
6 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.49%) Siebel
3 11 (11.34%) Sybase
4 10 (10.31%) Tableau
5 9 (9.28%) Citrix
5 9 (9.28%) Oracle
5 9 (9.28%) VMware
6 7 (7.22%) Bloomberg
6 7 (7.22%) HP
7 6 (6.19%) Calypso
7 6 (6.19%) Murex
7 6 (6.19%) Reuters
8 5 (5.15%) NetApp
8 5 (5.15%) Redback
9 4 (4.12%) Remedy
9 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow
9 4 (4.12%) Splunk
9 4 (4.12%) Sun
10 3 (3.09%) Alteryx
10 3 (3.09%) Talend
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and shares
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum C£80K + Bonus + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum C£65K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + To £55k plus excellent bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Modis International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus&bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Picture More Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago