Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 384 359
Rank change year-on-year +1 -25 -87
Permanent jobs citing VB 572 580 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.76% 0.76% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% 1.40% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 445 497 698
London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 41263 41335 47657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.00% 54.41% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 32770 36305 41083
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +38 164 £55,000 +10.00% 11
West London +6 14 £45,000 - 1
South London 0 9 £47,500 +26.67%
North London +12 6 £41,250 +31.50% 1
East London -7 2 £52,500 +19.32% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 320 (55.94%) SQL
2 298 (52.10%) SQL Server
3 280 (48.95%) Finance
4 275 (48.08%) C#
5 246 (43.01%) Microsoft
6 235 (41.08%) .NET
7 216 (37.76%) Windows
8 193 (33.74%) JavaScript
9 155 (27.10%) T-SQL
10 146 (25.52%) Degree
11 138 (24.13%) ASP.NET
12 130 (22.73%) MVC
13 125 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
14 124 (21.68%) Subversion
15 116 (20.28%) Oracle
16 113 (19.76%) VBScript
17 108 (18.88%) HTML
18 100 (17.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 99 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 94 (16.43%) SharePoint
21 93 (16.26%) Java
21 93 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 92 (16.08%) VB.NET
23 91 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
24 87 (15.21%) Scrum
25 84 (14.69%) WCF
25 84 (14.69%) CSS
25 84 (14.69%) VBA
26 83 (14.51%) Perl
27 81 (14.16%) XML

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 94 (16.43%) SharePoint
2 49 (8.57%) IIS
3 39 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 29 (5.07%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (4.37%) Apache
5 25 (4.37%) MS Exchange
6 19 (3.32%) JBoss
7 15 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 15 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 11 (1.92%) SAS
10 10 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.22%) nginx
11 7 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.87%) Apache TomEE
12 5 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.70%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
14 3 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 91 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (8.57%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (1.05%) SPSS
5 5 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.87%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (0.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.35%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.17%) Avid Media Composer
8 1 (0.17%) Maya
Business Applications
1 20 (3.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.45%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.45%) Summit
3 11 (1.92%) HFM
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.35%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.35%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.35%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.17%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.17%) Eikon
7 1 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.75%) Office 365
4 6 (1.05%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.70%) SaaS
6 3 (0.52%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.17%) G Suite
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (13.81%) Firewall
2 39 (6.82%) Internet
3 18 (3.15%) Wireless
4 12 (2.10%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.92%) DNS
6 9 (1.57%) LAN
6 9 (1.57%) LDAP
7 8 (1.40%) DHCP
7 8 (1.40%) Intranet
7 8 (1.40%) VPN
8 7 (1.22%) FTP
9 6 (1.05%) HTTP
9 6 (1.05%) RFID
10 5 (0.87%) WAN
11 4 (0.70%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.70%) PBX
11 4 (0.70%) VoIP
11 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.52%) DSL
12 3 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (52.10%) SQL Server
2 100 (17.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 99 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (10.66%) SQL Server 2014
5 53 (9.27%) Crystal Reports
5 53 (9.27%) MySQL
5 53 (9.27%) Relational Database
6 47 (8.22%) BusinessObjects
7 30 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (5.07%) NoSQL
9 24 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (3.67%) RDBMS
12 19 (3.32%) QlikView
13 18 (3.15%) OLTP
13 18 (3.15%) Power BI
14 17 (2.97%) Oracle Database
15 16 (2.80%) Hadoop
15 16 (2.80%) MongoDB
16 15 (2.62%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 124 (21.68%) Subversion
2 53 (9.27%) Jenkins
3 51 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (7.69%) Maven
5 34 (5.94%) NUnit
6 33 (5.77%) Visual Studio
7 30 (5.24%) Rhino Mocks
8 19 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
9 15 (2.62%) Git (software)
10 12 (2.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 8 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.22%) Selenium
13 5 (0.87%) AppScan
14 4 (0.70%) JUnit
14 4 (0.70%) Lombardi
15 3 (0.52%) AutoIt
15 3 (0.52%) HP UFT
15 3 (0.52%) JIRA
15 3 (0.52%) LoadRunner
16 2 (0.35%) Metasploit
General
1 280 (48.95%) Finance
2 81 (14.16%) Banking
3 72 (12.59%) Front Office
4 54 (9.44%) Investment Banking
5 44 (7.69%) Retail Banking
6 31 (5.42%) Games
7 23 (4.02%) Marketing
7 23 (4.02%) Retail
8 20 (3.50%) Legal
9 19 (3.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 18 (3.15%) Advertising
11 14 (2.45%) Back Office
12 7 (1.22%) Law
13 6 (1.05%) Billing
14 4 (0.70%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.17%) Automotive
16 1 (0.17%) Military
16 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 248 (43.36%) Developer
2 137 (23.95%) Analyst
3 132 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 103 (18.01%) C# Developer
5 67 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 66 (11.54%) SQL Analyst
7 61 (10.66%) SQL Developer
8 59 (10.31%) Agile .NET Developer
8 59 (10.31%) Agile Developer
9 53 (9.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 53 (9.27%) Support Analyst
10 45 (7.87%) IT Engineer
11 44 (7.69%) Development Engineer
11 44 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
12 37 (6.47%) VB Developer
13 34 (5.94%) Applications Support
13 34 (5.94%) Senior Analyst
14 31 (5.42%) Administrator
14 31 (5.42%) Systems Analyst
15 30 (5.24%) Internet Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (41.08%) .NET
2 138 (24.13%) ASP.NET
3 108 (18.88%) HTML
4 93 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (14.69%) CSS
5 84 (14.69%) WCF
6 81 (14.16%) XML
7 77 (13.46%) Web Services
8 76 (13.29%) Ajax
9 64 (11.19%) WPF
10 62 (10.84%) NHibernate
11 61 (10.66%) WinForms
12 59 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 59 (10.31%) LINQ
12 59 (10.31%) Silverlight
13 52 (9.09%) .NET Framework
14 43 (7.52%) J2EE
15 37 (6.47%) HTML5
16 30 (5.24%) Castle Windsor
16 30 (5.24%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 58 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 50 (8.74%) Computer Science
4 47 (8.22%) Management Information System
5 44 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
6 25 (4.37%) N-Tier
7 22 (3.85%) Clustering
7 22 (3.85%) Hedge funds
8 18 (3.15%) PDA
9 13 (2.27%) Replication
10 11 (1.92%) Life Science
11 10 (1.75%) Reinsurance
12 9 (1.57%) SCORM
13 8 (1.40%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.40%) User Experience
14 6 (1.05%) e-Learning
14 6 (1.05%) Robotics
14 6 (1.05%) Smartcard
15 5 (0.87%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 216 (37.76%) Windows
2 76 (13.29%) Unix
3 54 (9.44%) Windows Server
4 46 (8.04%) Linux
4 46 (8.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (6.29%) Windows 7
6 22 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.15%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.22%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.87%) Android
10 5 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.87%) Solaris
11 3 (0.52%) HPUX
11 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.35%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Debian
13 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (22.73%) MVC
2 125 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (15.21%) Scrum
4 79 (13.81%) Asset Management
4 79 (13.81%) DevOps
5 65 (11.36%) Configuration Management
5 65 (11.36%) Test Automation
6 60 (10.49%) Web Application Development
7 54 (9.44%) Wealth Management
8 53 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (9.09%) Release Management
10 50 (8.74%) Investment Management
11 49 (8.57%) ITIL
12 46 (8.04%) Analytics
13 44 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
14 42 (7.34%) Software Engineering
14 42 (7.34%) Unit Testing
15 38 (6.64%) Performance Monitoring
16 37 (6.47%) CRM
17 36 (6.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 320 (55.94%) SQL
2 275 (48.08%) C#
3 193 (33.74%) JavaScript
4 155 (27.10%) T-SQL
5 113 (19.76%) VBScript
6 93 (16.26%) Java
7 92 (16.08%) VB.NET
8 84 (14.69%) VBA
9 83 (14.51%) Perl
10 81 (14.16%) PowerShell
11 48 (8.39%) C++
12 43 (7.52%) VB6
13 35 (6.12%) Python
14 23 (4.02%) PL/SQL
15 19 (3.32%) Shell Script
16 15 (2.62%) C
17 11 (1.92%) Bash Shell
17 11 (1.92%) PHP
17 11 (1.92%) Ruby
18 10 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 146 (25.52%) Degree
2 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.87%) A+ Certification
4 5 (0.87%) CISM
4 5 (0.87%) MCSE
4 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.87%) PMP
5 4 (0.70%) ACCA
5 4 (0.70%) CISSP
6 3 (0.52%) ISEB
6 3 (0.52%) MCP
7 2 (0.35%) CEH
7 2 (0.35%) GIAC
7 2 (0.35%) GSEC
7 2 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) MCDST
7 2 (0.35%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.36%) QA
2 25 (4.37%) SLA
3 19 (3.32%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.05%) COBIT
5 4 (0.70%) Basel III
6 2 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) Basel II
7 1 (0.17%) HL7
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
System Software
1 65 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 24 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.22%) Docker
4 5 (0.87%) XenApp
4 5 (0.87%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.70%) vSphere
6 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.35%) Snort
7 2 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.17%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.17%) Xen
8 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (7.69%) PowerBroker
2 24 (4.20%) SCCM
3 21 (3.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 14 (2.45%) Ansible
4 14 (2.45%) Puppet
5 11 (1.92%) Perfmon
6 9 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (1.57%) SCOM
7 8 (1.40%) Opsview
7 8 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 7 (1.22%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
10 4 (0.70%) Malwarebytes
10 4 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 4 (0.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.70%) WSUS
10 4 (0.70%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.35%) Nessus
11 2 (0.35%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 246 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 116 (20.28%) Oracle
3 39 (6.82%) Sybase
4 30 (5.24%) VMware
5 20 (3.50%) Siebel
6 16 (2.80%) IBM
7 15 (2.62%) HP
8 13 (2.27%) Splunk
8 13 (2.27%) Vertica
9 12 (2.10%) Hyperion
10 11 (1.92%) Tableau
11 10 (1.75%) Bloomberg
11 10 (1.75%) Reuters
11 10 (1.75%) Symantec
12 9 (1.57%) Calypso
12 9 (1.57%) Murex
13 8 (1.40%) Citrix
13 8 (1.40%) Cognos
13 8 (1.40%) iManage
13 8 (1.40%) TIBCO