VB Jobs in England

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 505 594 731
Rank change year-on-year +89 +137 -164
Permanent jobs citing VB 345 335 473
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 0.89% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 244 269 303
10th Percentile £30,750 £37,500 £30,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £61,180 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -20.73% +22.36% +11.11%
75th Percentile £59,000 £112,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £138,750 £84,750
UK median annual salary £48,500 £57,289 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.34% +20.61% +5.56%

All Programming Languages
England

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 27,827 37,796 73,740
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 31.73% 43.34% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22,470 24,351 38,782
10th Percentile £35,000 £39,935 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VB in England

VB
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VB in England.

Salary trend for VB in England

VB
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for VB in England

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Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the England region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Midlands +34 78 £50,000 +17.65% 13
North of England +35 66 £50,000 -8.90% 14
South East +55 64 £54,000 +8.00% 23
London -3 57 £55,000 -50.00% 20
East of England +53 47 £40,000 -15.79% 8
North West +27 47 £52,500 +50.00% 9
West Midlands +35 39 £55,000 +22.22% 11
East Midlands +17 39 £47,500 +18.75% 2
South West -19 33 £32,500 -35.00% 11
Yorkshire +43 16 £47,500 -22.36% 3
North East - 3 £47,500 - 2
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UK

VB
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (16.23%) Microsoft Exchange
2 30 (8.70%) IIS
3 18 (5.22%) Apache
4 9 (2.61%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.58%) CMS
6 2 (0.58%) Liferay
6 2 (0.58%) Magnolia
6 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.29%) Confluence
7 1 (0.29%) Documentum
7 1 (0.29%) WinCC
Applications
1 26 (7.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.58%) Fusion 360
4 2 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 41 (11.88%) Endur
2 9 (2.61%) Shopify
3 5 (1.45%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 2 (0.58%) DELMIA
4 2 (0.58%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 75 (21.74%) Azure
2 31 (8.99%) Azure DevOps
2 31 (8.99%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (7.25%) Power Platform
4 23 (6.67%) Entra ID
5 21 (6.09%) Azure Monitor
6 15 (4.35%) Azure Storage
7 11 (3.19%) AWS
8 10 (2.90%) Power Automate
9 6 (1.74%) GitHub
10 5 (1.45%) Google Workspace
10 5 (1.45%) PowerApps
11 2 (0.58%) npm
11 2 (0.58%) PaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.29%) Firebase
12 1 (0.29%) GCP
12 1 (0.29%) SaaS
12 1 (0.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.38%) DNS
2 21 (6.09%) DHCP
3 15 (4.35%) Firewall
4 13 (3.77%) Internet
5 8 (2.32%) 5G
5 8 (2.32%) SD-WAN
5 8 (2.32%) WAN
6 5 (1.45%) HTTP
6 5 (1.45%) Wireless
7 4 (1.16%) FTP
8 2 (0.58%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.29%) Intranet
9 1 (0.29%) Network Security
9 1 (0.29%) Profibus
9 1 (0.29%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (44.64%) SQL Server
2 48 (13.91%) Relational Database
3 41 (11.88%) RDBMS
4 23 (6.67%) Power BI
5 20 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (5.51%) MS Access
6 19 (5.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (5.22%) MongoDB
8 15 (4.35%) MySQL
9 13 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.61%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.45%) Big Data
11 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (1.16%) Tableau
13 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.58%) DB2
13 2 (0.58%) DTS
Development Applications
1 44 (12.75%) Visual Studio
2 27 (7.83%) Jasmine
2 27 (7.83%) Karma Test Runner
3 17 (4.93%) JIRA
4 10 (2.90%) InstallShield
5 6 (1.74%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (1.45%) AdminStudio
6 5 (1.45%) Git
6 5 (1.45%) MSI
7 4 (1.16%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.58%) Android Studio
8 2 (0.58%) Bower
8 2 (0.58%) gulp
8 2 (0.58%) Moq
8 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.29%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.29%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.29%) TestNG
General
1 81 (23.48%) Social Skills
2 51 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (13.04%) Marketing
4 44 (12.75%) Games
5 37 (10.72%) Finance
6 22 (6.38%) Retail
7 20 (5.80%) Manufacturing
8 11 (3.19%) Legal
9 10 (2.90%) Law
10 9 (2.61%) Electronics
10 9 (2.61%) Organisational Skills
10 9 (2.61%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (2.32%) Aerospace
12 7 (2.03%) Advertising
12 7 (2.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 5 (1.45%) Automotive
13 5 (1.45%) Police
14 4 (1.16%) Documentation Skills
15 3 (0.87%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 113 (32.75%) Developer
2 59 (17.10%) Senior
3 35 (10.14%) Support Engineer
4 29 (8.41%) C# Developer
5 23 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 22 (6.38%) Endur Manager
6 22 (6.38%) OpenLink Manager
6 22 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 21 (6.09%) Active Directory Specialist
7 21 (6.09%) Azure Specialist
7 21 (6.09%) Software Development Manager
7 21 (6.09%) Software Manager
8 19 (5.51%) Senior Development Manager
8 19 (5.51%) Senior Manager
8 19 (5.51%) Software Developer
9 18 (5.22%) Analyst
9 18 (5.22%) Software Support Engineer
10 17 (4.93%) .NET Developer
11 16 (4.64%) Architect
11 16 (4.64%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (46.96%) .NET
2 71 (20.58%) ASP.NET
3 67 (19.42%) XML
4 58 (16.81%) Web Services
5 54 (15.65%) JSON
6 51 (14.78%) HTML
7 47 (13.62%) REST
8 46 (13.33%) SOAP
9 42 (12.17%) AngularJS
10 27 (7.83%) RxJS
10 27 (7.83%) Sass
10 27 (7.83%) XML Schema
11 18 (5.22%) CSS
12 16 (4.64%) MFC
13 15 (4.35%) .NET Core
13 15 (4.35%) ARM Templates
14 14 (4.06%) RESTful
15 13 (3.77%) HTML5
16 12 (3.48%) .NET Framework
17 11 (3.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.88%) Swaptions
2 34 (9.86%) Enterprise Software
2 34 (9.86%) PKI
3 25 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
4 15 (4.35%) Clustering
5 13 (3.77%) SCADA
6 9 (2.61%) EPoS
6 9 (2.61%) Legacy Applications
7 8 (2.32%) Driving Licence
7 8 (2.32%) FPGA
7 8 (2.32%) GNSS
7 8 (2.32%) MicroBlaze
7 8 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.32%) Smart Meter
7 8 (2.32%) VHDL
8 6 (1.74%) Operational Technology
9 5 (1.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (1.45%) Legacy Systems
9 5 (1.45%) Shadow IT
9 5 (1.45%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 84 (24.35%) Windows
2 74 (21.45%) Linux
3 43 (12.46%) Windows Server
4 20 (5.80%) Windows Server 2016
4 20 (5.80%) Windows Server 2019
5 18 (5.22%) AIX
5 18 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (3.48%) Windows 10
7 11 (3.19%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.74%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.58%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (20.58%) Problem-Solving
2 62 (17.97%) Agile
3 61 (17.68%) SDLC
4 56 (16.23%) DevOps
5 55 (15.94%) Creative Thinking
6 44 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 43 (12.46%) Data Modelling
8 41 (11.88%) Business Transformation
9 38 (11.01%) Project Management
9 38 (11.01%) Roadmaps
9 38 (11.01%) Strategic Roadmap
10 37 (10.72%) Customer Service
11 36 (10.43%) IT Strategy
11 36 (10.43%) Technology Strategy
11 36 (10.43%) Workshop Facilitation
12 31 (8.99%) Release Management
13 30 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
14 29 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (7.83%) Unit Testing
16 26 (7.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 184 (53.33%) C#
2 176 (51.01%) SQL
3 78 (22.61%) JavaScript
4 65 (18.84%) VB.NET
5 60 (17.39%) Java
6 58 (16.81%) PowerShell
7 53 (15.36%) C
8 51 (14.78%) C++
9 46 (13.33%) T-SQL
10 45 (13.04%) VB6
11 39 (11.30%) VBScript
12 37 (10.72%) TypeScript
13 34 (9.86%) Python
14 21 (6.09%) VBA
15 17 (4.93%) ActionScript
16 16 (4.64%) Assembly Language
16 16 (4.64%) PHP
17 15 (4.35%) Bicep
18 11 (3.19%) Perl
19 9 (2.61%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 102 (29.57%) Degree
2 34 (9.86%) Security Cleared
3 27 (7.83%) DV Cleared
4 20 (5.80%) SC Cleared
5 15 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 13 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (2.61%) HNC
8 7 (2.03%) HND
9 5 (1.45%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.16%) Master's Degree
10 4 (1.16%) PhD
11 3 (0.87%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.46%) QA
2 12 (3.48%) SLA
3 5 (1.45%) Actionable Recommendations
3 5 (1.45%) GDPR
4 3 (0.87%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.87%) California Consumer Privacy Act
4 3 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (14.49%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.64%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (3.77%) OpenSSH
5 13 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.77%) vSphere
5 13 (3.77%) XenApp
6 10 (2.90%) Docker
7 8 (2.32%) Embedded Firmware
7 8 (2.32%) Firmware
8 5 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (6.09%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 21 (6.09%) SCCM
2 20 (5.80%) WSUS
3 19 (5.51%) Kubernetes
4 15 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (4.35%) SCOM
5 13 (3.77%) IBM BigFix
5 13 (3.77%) PowerCLI
5 13 (3.77%) vCenter Server
6 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.29%) Functional Safety
7 1 (0.29%) WMI
7 1 (0.29%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 126 (36.52%) Microsoft
2 70 (20.29%) Oracle
3 41 (11.88%) OpenLink
3 41 (11.88%) Sybase
3 41 (11.88%) TIBCO
4 18 (5.22%) VMware
5 13 (3.77%) Citrix
5 13 (3.77%) IBM
6 8 (2.32%) Altera
6 8 (2.32%) Green Hills
6 8 (2.32%) Motorola
6 8 (2.32%) SAP
6 8 (2.32%) Xilinx
7 7 (2.03%) Facebook
7 7 (2.03%) YouTube
8 6 (1.74%) Google
8 6 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.45%) Apple
9 5 (1.45%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.45%) Autodesk