Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 432 418 360
Rank change year-on-year -14 -58 +43
Permanent jobs citing VB 441 497 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.64% 0.71% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 1.29% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 364 400 656
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 39,078 38,558 44,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.38% 55.18% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32,199 32,503 38,947
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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 6 months to 19 June 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
Central London +4 123 £48,500 -3.00% 14
North London -4 12 £42,500 +1.19% 2
South London -26 6 £44,750 +19.33%
West London -5 5 £35,000 -16.67% 5
East London -2 1 £40,000 +14.29% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 London region with a requirement for VB.

1 264 (59.86%) SQL Server
2 258 (58.50%) SQL
3 208 (47.17%) C#
4 198 (44.90%) Finance
5 180 (40.82%) .NET
6 166 (37.64%) Windows
7 151 (34.24%) Microsoft
8 116 (26.30%) Java
9 115 (26.08%) HTML
10 107 (24.26%) VBA
11 101 (22.90%) Degree
12 100 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
13 98 (22.22%) JavaScript
14 96 (21.77%) Microsoft Excel
15 89 (20.18%) Oracle
16 88 (19.95%) PowerShell
17 82 (18.59%) T-SQL
18 77 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
19 73 (16.55%) VB.NET
20 70 (15.87%) Computer Science
21 69 (15.65%) Analytics
22 60 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
22 60 (13.61%) CSS
23 59 (13.38%) ASP.NET
24 57 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
25 55 (12.47%) Web Services
25 55 (12.47%) Active Directory
26 53 (12.02%) XML
26 53 (12.02%) Linux
26 53 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 44 (9.98%) IIS
1 44 (9.98%) SharePoint
2 27 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (4.54%) Apache
3 20 (4.54%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (3.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (3.40%) CMS
7 13 (2.95%) SAS
7 13 (2.95%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (2.27%) NServiceBus
9 8 (1.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.91%) JBoss
13 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.23%) CICS
Applications
1 96 (21.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (5.44%) MS Visio
4 14 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.45%) FreeHand
5 2 (0.45%) SPSS
6 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.23%) LibreOffice
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (4.76%) SimCorp Dimension
2 11 (2.49%) Concordance
2 11 (2.49%) Relativity
2 11 (2.49%) Ringtail
3 8 (1.81%) Adobe Campaign
3 8 (1.81%) Eloqua
3 8 (1.81%) Unica
4 5 (1.13%) HFM
5 4 (0.91%) Carpe Diem
6 2 (0.45%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.45%) FLEXCUBE
6 2 (0.45%) Veritas eDiscovery
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.23%) Minerva
7 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.23%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.23%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.54%) Office 365
2 19 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.95%) Google Analytics
4 12 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.81%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.68%) SaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.94%) Firewall
2 29 (6.58%) DNS
3 25 (5.67%) TCP/IP
4 19 (4.31%) DHCP
4 19 (4.31%) Internet
5 18 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (4.08%) LAN
6 17 (3.85%) WAN
7 9 (2.04%) HTTP
8 8 (1.81%) SMTP
8 8 (1.81%) SSH
9 7 (1.59%) SAN
10 6 (1.36%) NAS
11 5 (1.13%) Intranet
12 2 (0.45%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (0.45%) NetScaler
12 2 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
12 2 (0.45%) VoIP
12 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (59.86%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 48 (10.88%) Relational Database
4 45 (10.20%) Power BI
5 43 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 28 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (5.90%) Crystal Reports
8 26 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (4.76%) MySQL
10 20 (4.54%) SQL Server 2014
11 19 (4.31%) NoSQL
12 16 (3.63%) MongoDB
12 16 (3.63%) Snowflake Schema
12 16 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (2.95%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (2.49%) EDRMS
16 10 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (7.03%) Visual Studio
3 27 (6.12%) Subversion
4 26 (5.90%) Git (software)
5 19 (4.31%) NUnit
6 18 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 12 (2.72%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.49%) TeamCity
9 10 (2.27%) JIRA
9 10 (2.27%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (2.04%) Selenium
11 7 (1.59%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.59%) MSI
11 7 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.13%) Appium
12 5 (1.13%) Hudson
13 4 (0.91%) JMeter
13 4 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
14 3 (0.68%) Bitbucket
14 3 (0.68%) Zephyr
General
1 198 (44.90%) Finance
2 48 (10.88%) Banking
3 40 (9.07%) Marketing
4 31 (7.03%) Law
5 21 (4.76%) Front Office
5 21 (4.76%) Legal
6 11 (2.49%) Games
6 11 (2.49%) Retail
7 10 (2.27%) Back Office
7 10 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 9 (2.04%) Advertising
9 4 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 188 (42.63%) Developer
2 89 (20.18%) Analyst
3 73 (16.55%) C# Developer
4 72 (16.33%) .NET Developer
5 43 (9.75%) SQL Developer
6 40 (9.07%) Applications Support
7 36 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 33 (7.48%) Software Developer
8 33 (7.48%) SQL Analyst
9 30 (6.80%) Data Analyst
10 28 (6.35%) C# Software Developer
11 24 (5.44%) Data Quality Analyst
11 24 (5.44%) Quality Analyst
12 23 (5.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 23 (5.22%) SQL BI Developer
12 23 (5.22%) Support Analyst
13 22 (4.99%) Consultant
14 21 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
14 21 (4.76%) Agile Developer
15 18 (4.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (40.82%) .NET
2 115 (26.08%) HTML
3 60 (13.61%) CSS
4 59 (13.38%) ASP.NET
5 55 (12.47%) Web Services
6 53 (12.02%) XML
7 46 (10.43%) .NET Framework
8 42 (9.52%) WPF
9 39 (8.84%) WCF
10 38 (8.62%) Ajax
11 37 (8.39%) jQuery
12 35 (7.94%) WinForms
13 29 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (5.67%) HTML5
15 22 (4.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 22 (4.99%) LINQ
16 21 (4.76%) NHibernate
16 21 (4.76%) Silverlight
17 19 (4.31%) XSL
18 18 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.87%) Computer Science
2 57 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (3.85%) Fintech
4 17 (3.85%) Hedge funds
5 16 (3.63%) Blackberry
5 16 (3.63%) Data Structures
6 15 (3.40%) Client/Server
7 10 (2.27%) Credit Risk
7 10 (2.27%) N-Tier
8 9 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.81%) Market Risk
10 5 (1.13%) Clustering
10 5 (1.13%) Derivative
10 5 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.91%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.91%) SCORM
11 4 (0.91%) User Experience
12 3 (0.68%) iPad
12 3 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 166 (37.64%) Windows
2 53 (12.02%) Linux
3 39 (8.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (8.16%) Windows Server
5 35 (7.94%) Windows 7
6 34 (7.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (5.67%) Unix
8 21 (4.76%) Solaris
9 20 (4.54%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.13%) AIX
11 5 (1.13%) HPUX
12 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.23%) Android
14 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.46%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (15.65%) Analytics
4 60 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (11.79%) Data Management
6 49 (11.11%) Project Management
6 49 (11.11%) Web Development
7 46 (10.43%) Data Analysis
8 45 (10.20%) Scrum
9 44 (9.98%) MVC
10 43 (9.75%) Data Analytics
11 41 (9.30%) Data Modelling
12 39 (8.84%) Business Analysis
13 31 (7.03%) DevOps
13 31 (7.03%) ITIL
14 30 (6.80%) SDLC
15 27 (6.12%) Workflow
16 24 (5.44%) Test Automation
17 23 (5.22%) Migration
18 22 (4.99%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 258 (58.50%) SQL
2 208 (47.17%) C#
3 116 (26.30%) Java
4 107 (24.26%) VBA
5 98 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 88 (19.95%) PowerShell
7 82 (18.59%) T-SQL
8 73 (16.55%) VB.NET
9 46 (10.43%) C++
10 42 (9.52%) VBScript
11 31 (7.03%) Perl
11 31 (7.03%) PHP
12 28 (6.35%) Python
13 25 (5.67%) VB6
14 20 (4.54%) Shell Script
15 15 (3.40%) C
15 15 (3.40%) R
16 13 (2.95%) MATLAB
17 12 (2.72%) F#
17 12 (2.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (22.90%) Degree
2 27 (6.12%) ISEB
3 12 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.59%) MCP
4 7 (1.59%) MCSE
5 4 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (0.68%) A+ Certification
6 3 (0.68%) CCNA
6 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.68%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.68%) MCDST
6 3 (0.68%) MCSD
6 3 (0.68%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.45%) ACCA
7 2 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.45%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.98%) Data Quality
2 34 (7.71%) QA
3 14 (3.17%) Solvency II
4 12 (2.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.23%) GAAP
6 1 (0.23%) IFRS
6 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (12.47%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.63%) XenApp
4 16 (3.63%) XenServer
5 14 (3.17%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.45%) vSphere
8 1 (0.23%) ACF2
8 1 (0.23%) Docker
8 1 (0.23%) GPFS
8 1 (0.23%) Lustre
8 1 (0.23%) RACF
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (4.08%) SCCM
2 17 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 16 (3.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.59%) Puppet
6 6 (1.36%) SCOrch
7 5 (1.13%) Ansible
8 4 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.91%) WSUS
9 3 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.45%) SCOM
10 2 (0.45%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.23%) HP ALM
11 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.23%) Opsview
11 1 (0.23%) Terraform
11 1 (0.23%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 151 (34.24%) Microsoft
2 89 (20.18%) Oracle
3 32 (7.26%) VMware
4 29 (6.58%) Citrix
5 27 (6.12%) HP
5 27 (6.12%) Tableau
6 22 (4.99%) SimCorp
7 20 (4.54%) Cisco
8 18 (4.08%) Dell
9 17 (3.85%) EMC
9 17 (3.85%) Symantec
10 16 (3.63%) NetApp
10 16 (3.63%) Vertica
11 15 (3.40%) Google
12 14 (3.17%) ConnectWise
13 11 (2.49%) iManage
13 11 (2.49%) Siebel
14 10 (2.27%) Remedy
14 10 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (2.27%) Sun