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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England / London
Rank 353 352 374
Rank change year-on-year -1 +22  
Permanent jobs citing VB 250 335 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.75% 0.81% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.37% 1.51% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 208 305 289
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,100
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 18183 22237 21288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 54.68% 53.78% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15667 19514 18212
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +17 39 £55,000 +4.76% 6
Heathrow - 6 £28,500 -
Chessington - 5 £37,500 -
Edgware - 4 £100,000 -
Brentford - 3 £62,500 - 1
Enfield +12 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Chiswick -6 2 £41,500 -24.54%
Barnet - 2 £31,582 -
Croydon +10 1 £45,000 +7.14%
Docklands, London - 1 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
VB
England

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 284 (56.91%) .NET
2 281 (56.31%) SQL
3 234 (46.89%) SQL Server
4 226 (45.29%) C#
5 217 (43.49%) Microsoft
6 190 (38.08%) Finance
7 182 (36.47%) Windows
8 150 (30.06%) ASP.NET
9 132 (26.45%) Degree
10 124 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
11 122 (24.45%) VB.NET
12 118 (23.65%) MVC
13 110 (22.04%) Java
14 106 (21.24%) JavaScript
15 103 (20.64%) HTML
16 101 (20.24%) PowerShell
17 90 (18.04%) Computer Science
18 82 (16.43%) MS Excel
19 79 (15.83%) XML
19 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 79 (15.83%) SQL Server 2014
20 78 (15.63%) Active Directory
21 77 (15.43%) Web Application Development
22 75 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 75 (15.03%) C++
23 68 (13.63%) Oracle
23 68 (13.63%) CSS
24 67 (13.43%) Unix
25 64 (12.83%) SharePoint
25 64 (12.83%) Ajax

VB
Top Related 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 64 (12.83%) SharePoint
2 45 (9.02%) MS Exchange
3 44 (8.82%) IIS
4 34 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (6.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 26 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
7 23 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (2.20%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.00%) Skype for Business
10 8 (1.60%) SAS
11 7 (1.40%) Apache
11 7 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.80%) CMS
12 4 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.80%) JBoss
12 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.60%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.60%) LiveLink
14 2 (0.40%) Smallworld
Applications
1 82 (16.43%) MS Excel
2 33 (6.61%) MS Office
3 15 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (2.00%) MS Project
5 9 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.80%) SPSS
7 3 (0.60%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.40%) ArcInfo
9 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.20%) Avid Media Composer
9 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.60%) Sage X3
2 7 (1.40%) Relativity
2 7 (1.40%) Temenos T24
3 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.80%) Summit
4 3 (0.60%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.60%) Siebel Analytics
4 3 (0.60%) Sprinklr
5 2 (0.40%) Concordance
5 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.40%) Ringtail
6 1 (0.20%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.21%) Office 365
4 5 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (1.00%) SaaS
5 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.40%) 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 34 (6.81%) Internet
2 25 (5.01%) DNS
3 19 (3.81%) iSCSI
4 15 (3.01%) NetScaler
4 15 (3.01%) SAN
5 14 (2.81%) DHCP
6 11 (2.20%) Firewall
6 11 (2.20%) TCP/IP
7 8 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (1.20%) Intranet
9 5 (1.00%) HTTP
9 5 (1.00%) LAN
9 5 (1.00%) WAN
10 4 (0.80%) FTP
10 4 (0.80%) VPN
11 3 (0.60%) NAS
11 3 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.60%) SMTP
12 2 (0.40%) Extranet
12 2 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (46.89%) SQL Server
2 79 (15.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 34 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.41%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.01%) MS Access
6 24 (4.81%) MySQL
7 20 (4.01%) Crystal Reports
8 18 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (3.01%) NoSQL
10 15 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (2.61%) QlikView
12 11 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (2.00%) DTS
13 10 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.80%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.40%) Hadoop
16 6 (1.20%) DB2
17 5 (1.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 59 (11.82%) Subversion
2 33 (6.61%) NUnit
3 29 (5.81%) Visual Studio
4 26 (5.21%) Rhino Mocks
5 17 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.81%) JIRA
7 9 (1.80%) HP UFT
8 6 (1.20%) JUnit
8 6 (1.20%) TestNG
9 5 (1.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (1.00%) MSI
9 5 (1.00%) Selenium
10 4 (0.80%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.80%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.80%) FitNesse
10 4 (0.80%) LoadRunner
10 4 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (0.80%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.80%) WinRunner
General
1 190 (38.08%) Finance
2 43 (8.62%) Banking
3 30 (6.01%) Front Office
4 26 (5.21%) Games
5 21 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.61%) Advertising
7 11 (2.20%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.80%) Retail
9 8 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.40%) Private Banking
11 6 (1.20%) German Language
11 6 (1.20%) Legal
12 5 (1.00%) Law
13 4 (0.80%) Automotive
13 4 (0.80%) Back Office
13 4 (0.80%) French Language
13 4 (0.80%) Marketing
14 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 210 (42.08%) Developer
2 127 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 97 (19.44%) Analyst
4 56 (11.22%) C# Developer
5 52 (10.42%) Agile .NET Developer
5 52 (10.42%) Agile Developer
6 47 (9.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 45 (9.02%) Support Analyst
8 41 (8.22%) Applications Support
9 30 (6.01%) SQL Developer
10 27 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
11 26 (5.21%) Agile C# Developer
11 26 (5.21%) Internet Developer
12 25 (5.01%) SQL Analyst
13 22 (4.41%) Graduate
13 22 (4.41%) SQL Support Analyst
14 21 (4.21%) VB Developer
15 20 (4.01%) Windows Engineer
16 16 (3.21%) Data Analyst
16 16 (3.21%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (56.91%) .NET
2 150 (30.06%) ASP.NET
3 103 (20.64%) HTML
4 79 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 79 (15.83%) XML
5 75 (15.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 68 (13.63%) CSS
7 64 (12.83%) Ajax
8 63 (12.63%) WCF
9 61 (12.22%) WPF
10 54 (10.82%) LINQ
11 52 (10.42%) .NET Framework
11 52 (10.42%) NHibernate
11 52 (10.42%) Silverlight
12 41 (8.22%) jQuery
13 34 (6.81%) AngularJS
14 33 (6.61%) Web Services
15 32 (6.41%) HTML5
16 30 (6.01%) XSL
17 28 (5.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 90 (18.04%) Computer Science
2 47 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.22%) Management Information System
4 28 (5.61%) Client/Server
5 22 (4.41%) Tandem
6 21 (4.21%) Clustering
7 13 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (2.20%) HP StoreVirtual
9 10 (2.00%) Equities
9 10 (2.00%) PKI
10 9 (1.80%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.80%) Reinsurance
11 8 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
12 6 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.20%) Robotics
13 5 (1.00%) Derivative
13 5 (1.00%) Fixed Income
14 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 182 (36.47%) Windows
2 67 (13.43%) Unix
3 63 (12.63%) Windows Server
4 59 (11.82%) Linux
5 49 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (3.81%) Windows 7
8 12 (2.40%) Windows 2000
8 12 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (2.20%) Windows NT
10 8 (1.60%) VMS
10 8 (1.60%) Windows 10
11 5 (1.00%) Android
12 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.80%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.80%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.60%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.60%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (24.85%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (23.65%) MVC
3 77 (15.43%) Web Application Development
4 64 (12.83%) TDD
5 63 (12.63%) ITIL
6 62 (12.42%) Scrum
7 42 (8.42%) SDLC
8 40 (8.02%) DevOps
8 40 (8.02%) Migration
9 39 (7.82%) Project Management
10 38 (7.62%) Software Engineering
11 36 (7.21%) Mathematics
12 35 (7.01%) E-Commerce
13 33 (6.61%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (5.81%) Analytics
15 28 (5.61%) Wealth Management
16 27 (5.41%) Web Development
17 26 (5.21%) BDD
18 23 (4.61%) Time Management
19 22 (4.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 281 (56.31%) SQL
2 226 (45.29%) C#
3 122 (24.45%) VB.NET
4 110 (22.04%) Java
5 106 (21.24%) JavaScript
6 101 (20.24%) PowerShell
7 75 (15.03%) C++
8 50 (10.02%) VBA
9 46 (9.22%) T-SQL
10 41 (8.22%) Python
11 35 (7.01%) VBScript
12 33 (6.61%) Perl
13 26 (5.21%) VB6
14 25 (5.01%) ABAP
15 21 (4.21%) PHP
16 20 (4.01%) C
17 12 (2.40%) Bash Shell
18 9 (1.80%) R
19 7 (1.40%) PL/SQL
20 5 (1.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 132 (26.45%) Degree
2 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.80%) MCSA
3 9 (1.80%) MCSE
3 9 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (1.40%) MCITP
6 4 (0.80%) CCNA
6 4 (0.80%) CCNP
6 4 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.80%) PMP
6 4 (0.80%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.60%) MCP
8 2 (0.40%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.20%) HNC
9 1 (0.20%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.61%) QA
2 8 (1.60%) PMO
3 7 (1.40%) MiFID
4 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.60%) SLA
6 1 (0.20%) FATCA
6 1 (0.20%) FISMA
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 28 (5.61%) XenApp
3 25 (5.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (2.81%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.81%) XenDesktop
5 13 (2.61%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.20%) vSphere
7 9 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (1.60%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (1.60%) ISA Server
8 8 (1.60%) NFS
8 8 (1.60%) UAG
8 8 (1.60%) vCloud
8 8 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 8 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.80%) Docker
11 3 (0.60%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 42 (8.42%) SCCM
2 23 (4.61%) SCOM
3 12 (2.40%) Backup Exec
4 11 (2.20%) Control-M
5 10 (2.00%) Opsview
5 10 (2.00%) WSUS
6 9 (1.80%) vMotion
7 8 (1.60%) EnCase
7 8 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (1.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (1.60%) WMI
8 5 (1.00%) Mesos
9 4 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.80%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.80%) Puppet
10 3 (0.60%) Ansible
10 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.60%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 217 (43.49%) Microsoft
2 68 (13.63%) Oracle
3 52 (10.42%) VMware
4 50 (10.02%) Citrix
5 30 (6.01%) SAP
6 26 (5.21%) HP
7 22 (4.41%) NetApp
8 16 (3.21%) Tableau
9 15 (3.01%) IBM
9 15 (3.01%) SolarWinds
10 14 (2.81%) Cisco
10 14 (2.81%) Redback
11 12 (2.40%) Cognos
12 11 (2.20%) 3PAR
12 11 (2.20%) OpenText
13 9 (1.80%) Google
13 9 (1.80%) SimCorp
14 8 (1.60%) Avaya
14 8 (1.60%) Cognizant
14 8 (1.60%) Sybase
Brentford, Middlesex
Modis International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bench IT Limited
Salary: oncall + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Vodafone
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum plus car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Accenture
Posted: 9 days ago
East London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
eFront
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
aap3
Salary: £65000.00 per annum + Pension, training
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Energon Global
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
North London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago