The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 318 358
Rank change year-on-year -67 +40  
Permanent jobs citing VB 243 388 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.97% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 1.76% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 190 344 329
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 20131 21986 23721
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.56% 54.88% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 16567 19392 20380
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB in London

VB
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VB in London

VB
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in London

VB
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -42 37 £51,250 +2.50% 7
Surbiton +1 5 - -
West End of London - 5 £23,000 -
Croydon - 4 £50,000 -
Brentford -3 3 £45,000 +80.00% 1
Enfield +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Chessington 0 1 £37,500 -
Chiswick -8 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Westminster - 1 £40,000 -
VB
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for VB.

1 277 (56.42%) SQL
2 266 (54.18%) SQL Server
3 251 (51.12%) .NET
4 220 (44.81%) Microsoft
5 213 (43.38%) C#
6 207 (42.16%) Windows
7 173 (35.23%) Finance
8 139 (28.31%) Degree
9 110 (22.40%) JavaScript
10 108 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 107 (21.79%) MVC
12 101 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
13 99 (20.16%) HTML
14 96 (19.55%) PowerShell
15 95 (19.35%) Java
16 83 (16.90%) Active Directory
17 82 (16.70%) VB.NET
17 82 (16.70%) Computer Science
18 79 (16.09%) VBA
18 79 (16.09%) Oracle
19 77 (15.68%) CSS
20 74 (15.07%) Linux
21 73 (14.87%) XML
21 73 (14.87%) Subversion
22 72 (14.66%) SharePoint
22 72 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
23 71 (14.46%) WCF
24 65 (13.24%) Web Application Development
24 65 (13.24%) SQL Server 2014
24 65 (13.24%) Windows Server

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 72 (14.66%) SharePoint
2 62 (12.63%) MS Exchange
3 40 (8.15%) IIS
4 35 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 29 (5.91%) Apache
8 24 (4.89%) BizTalk Server
8 24 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 18 (3.67%) JBoss
10 15 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (2.44%) Tomcat
12 10 (2.04%) Apache TomEE
13 9 (1.83%) CMS
14 7 (1.43%) SAS
14 7 (1.43%) WebLogic
15 6 (1.22%) Skype for Business
16 4 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
16 4 (0.81%) WebSphere
17 3 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 64 (13.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (1.63%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.81%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.41%) ArcInfo
8 2 (0.41%) SPSS
8 2 (0.41%) SPSS Modeler
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.20%) Avid Media Composer
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Summit
2 7 (1.43%) Sage X3
3 6 (1.22%) Relativity
3 6 (1.22%) Siebel Analytics
4 5 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.20%) HFM
6 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (4.07%) Office 365
4 8 (1.63%) SaaS
5 4 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 40 (8.15%) Internet
2 20 (4.07%) DNS
3 16 (3.26%) FTP
3 16 (3.26%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.85%) HTTP
5 12 (2.44%) Firewall
5 12 (2.44%) iSCSI
6 11 (2.24%) Kerberos
6 11 (2.24%) LDAP
7 10 (2.04%) DHCP
7 10 (2.04%) NetScaler
8 9 (1.83%) Intranet
8 9 (1.83%) LAN
8 9 (1.83%) VPN
8 9 (1.83%) WAN
9 8 (1.63%) SAN
10 5 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (1.02%) PBX
11 4 (0.81%) Wireless
12 2 (0.41%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (54.18%) SQL Server
2 65 (13.24%) SQL Server 2014
3 42 (8.55%) Relational Database
4 38 (7.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (6.31%) MS Access
6 30 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (5.30%) MySQL
8 21 (4.28%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.85%) Hadoop
10 12 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (2.44%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.44%) Power BI
11 11 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (2.24%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (1.83%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 73 (14.87%) Subversion
2 32 (6.52%) NUnit
3 31 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (5.50%) Visual Studio
5 26 (5.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (2.85%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.65%) JIRA
8 11 (2.24%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.63%) HP UFT
9 8 (1.63%) LoadRunner
9 8 (1.63%) Selenium
10 6 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (1.02%) JUnit
12 4 (0.81%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.81%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.81%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.81%) JMeter
12 4 (0.81%) NuGet
12 4 (0.81%) Selenium IDE
12 4 (0.81%) WinRunner
General
1 173 (35.23%) Finance
2 26 (5.30%) Games
3 24 (4.89%) Legal
4 20 (4.07%) Banking
5 18 (3.67%) Front Office
6 13 (2.65%) Financial Institution
6 13 (2.65%) Marketing
7 10 (2.04%) Law
8 9 (1.83%) Advertising
8 9 (1.83%) Retail
9 8 (1.63%) Billing
10 7 (1.43%) Investment Banking
11 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.22%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.02%) Back Office
13 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.61%) German Language
15 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.20%) Automotive
16 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 199 (40.53%) Developer
2 107 (21.79%) .NET Developer
3 94 (19.14%) Analyst
4 63 (12.83%) C# Developer
5 53 (10.79%) Support Analyst
6 50 (10.18%) Agile .NET Developer
6 50 (10.18%) Agile Developer
7 47 (9.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (8.76%) SQL Analyst
9 38 (7.74%) SQL Developer
10 34 (6.92%) Applications Support
11 31 (6.31%) SQL Support Analyst
12 29 (5.91%) Support Engineer
13 26 (5.30%) Agile C# Developer
13 26 (5.30%) Internet Developer
14 20 (4.07%) Data Analyst
15 18 (3.67%) Applications Support Analyst
16 17 (3.46%) Administrator
16 17 (3.46%) VBA Developer
17 15 (3.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (51.12%) .NET
2 108 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 99 (20.16%) HTML
4 77 (15.68%) CSS
5 73 (14.87%) XML
6 72 (14.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 71 (14.46%) WCF
8 62 (12.63%) Ajax
9 61 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 55 (11.20%) WPF
11 50 (10.18%) LINQ
11 50 (10.18%) NHibernate
11 50 (10.18%) Silverlight
12 47 (9.57%) .NET Framework
12 47 (9.57%) Web Services
13 35 (7.13%) WinForms
14 34 (6.92%) jQuery
15 29 (5.91%) HTML5
16 26 (5.30%) Castle Windsor
16 26 (5.30%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.70%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (8.96%) Management Information System
4 29 (5.91%) Client/Server
5 24 (4.89%) Clustering
6 13 (2.65%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.04%) Robotics
7 10 (2.04%) Tandem
8 9 (1.83%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.63%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.43%) HP StoreVirtual
10 7 (1.43%) SCORM
11 6 (1.22%) Derivative
11 6 (1.22%) Driving Licence
11 6 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.02%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.02%) PKI
12 5 (1.02%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 207 (42.16%) Windows
2 74 (15.07%) Linux
3 65 (13.24%) Windows Server
4 59 (12.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (11.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (10.79%) Unix
7 31 (6.31%) Windows 7
8 14 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.65%) Windows 10
9 13 (2.65%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.24%) Solaris
11 8 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.02%) Android
12 5 (1.02%) VMS
12 5 (1.02%) Windows 2000
12 5 (1.02%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (21.79%) MVC
2 101 (20.57%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (13.24%) Web Application Development
4 63 (12.83%) Scrum
5 47 (9.57%) TDD
6 44 (8.96%) ITIL
7 42 (8.55%) DevOps
8 39 (7.94%) SDLC
9 37 (7.54%) Migration
10 35 (7.13%) Software Engineering
11 34 (6.92%) Business Intelligence
12 31 (6.31%) Analytics
12 31 (6.31%) E-Commerce
13 29 (5.91%) Data Modelling
14 28 (5.70%) OOP
15 27 (5.50%) Project Management
16 26 (5.30%) Mathematics
16 26 (5.30%) Web Development
17 25 (5.09%) Root Cause Analysis
18 23 (4.68%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 277 (56.42%) SQL
2 213 (43.38%) C#
3 110 (22.40%) JavaScript
4 96 (19.55%) PowerShell
5 95 (19.35%) Java
6 82 (16.70%) VB.NET
7 79 (16.09%) VBA
8 58 (11.81%) T-SQL
9 57 (11.61%) C++
10 50 (10.18%) Perl
11 43 (8.76%) Python
12 33 (6.72%) VBScript
13 31 (6.31%) VB6
14 24 (4.89%) PHP
15 21 (4.28%) ABAP
16 17 (3.46%) C
17 11 (2.24%) PL/SQL
18 10 (2.04%) Bash Shell
19 9 (1.83%) R
20 7 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 139 (28.31%) Degree
2 19 (3.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.83%) ACCA
5 8 (1.63%) MCP
5 8 (1.63%) MCSE
6 7 (1.43%) MCSA
7 6 (1.22%) MCITP
8 5 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (0.81%) ISEB
9 4 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
9 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.81%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.81%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.81%) PMP
9 4 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.61%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.48%) QA
2 13 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.43%) PMO
4 5 (1.02%) SLA
5 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) FISMA
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 83 (16.90%) Active Directory
2 25 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.68%) XenApp
4 18 (3.67%) XenDesktop
5 13 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.83%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.43%) vSphere
8 5 (1.02%) Docker
8 5 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (1.02%) ISA Server
8 5 (1.02%) NFS
8 5 (1.02%) UAG
8 5 (1.02%) vCloud
8 5 (1.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 5 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.41%) Xen
10 2 (0.41%) XenServer
11 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 33 (6.72%) SCCM
2 23 (4.68%) SCOM
3 16 (3.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 15 (3.05%) Opsview
5 12 (2.44%) Puppet
6 11 (2.24%) Ansible
6 11 (2.24%) NetBackup
6 11 (2.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (1.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.63%) EnCase
9 7 (1.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (1.43%) WSUS
10 6 (1.22%) Mesos
10 6 (1.22%) WMI
11 5 (1.02%) Backup Exec
11 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
11 5 (1.02%) Malwarebytes
11 5 (1.02%) vMotion
11 5 (1.02%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 220 (44.81%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.09%) Oracle
3 41 (8.35%) VMware
4 37 (7.54%) Citrix
5 34 (6.92%) HP
6 28 (5.70%) SAP
7 20 (4.07%) Splunk
8 18 (3.67%) Symantec
9 17 (3.46%) Tableau
10 16 (3.26%) 3PAR
10 16 (3.26%) Siebel
11 14 (2.85%) Cognos
11 14 (2.85%) Red Hat
11 14 (2.85%) Remedy
12 12 (2.44%) Avaya
12 12 (2.44%) NetApp
13 11 (2.24%) Altiris
13 11 (2.24%) Cisco
13 11 (2.24%) Vertica
14 10 (2.04%) SolarWinds
London
SidTech Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + To £55k plus excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
New Malden, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford
aap3
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £72000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £72500 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Virtusa
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Nespresso
Posted: 18 days ago