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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 714 483 506
Rank change year-on-year -231 +23 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB 148 115 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 98 99 106
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £41,625 £49,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £156,563 £62,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £192,500 £91,000 £81,875
England median annual salary £49,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.44% - +5.88%

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 42,210 20,257 22,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 61.02% 60.25% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19,036 15,396 18,889
10th Percentile £46,250 £44,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £115,000 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VB in London

VB
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VB in London

VB
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing VB in London over the 6 months to 18 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Central London -41 16 £62,500 +13.64% 1
East London -67 6 £60,000 +50.00% 3
West London -77 1 £50,000 -16.67% 1
VB
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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 61 (41.22%) C#
2 60 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 52 (35.14%) SQL Server
4 49 (33.11%) Agile
5 47 (31.76%) .NET
6 45 (30.41%) Java
7 41 (27.70%) SQL
8 40 (27.03%) Python
9 35 (23.65%) DevOps
10 33 (22.30%) VB6
11 31 (20.95%) React
11 31 (20.95%) Full Stack Development
12 30 (20.27%) Social Skills
12 30 (20.27%) AWS
12 30 (20.27%) Hedge funds
13 29 (19.59%) PowerShell
13 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
13 29 (19.59%) CI/CD
14 28 (18.92%) TypeScript
14 28 (18.92%) Asset Management
14 28 (18.92%) VBScript
15 27 (18.24%) Windows
15 27 (18.24%) SDLC
16 26 (17.57%) C++
16 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
16 26 (17.57%) Fixed Income
16 26 (17.57%) Derivative
16 26 (17.57%) Node.js
17 25 (16.89%) MySQL
18 24 (16.22%) Problem-Solving

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 5 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.27%) AWS
2 9 (6.08%) Azure
3 8 (5.41%) Power Platform
4 5 (3.38%) Microsoft 365
5 3 (2.03%) Adobe Analytics
5 3 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.03%) Google Analytics
5 3 (2.03%) Google Tag Manager
5 3 (2.03%) SaaS
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.35%) Serverless
7 1 (0.68%) Azure Logic Apps
7 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.68%) Power Automate
7 1 (0.68%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.84%) Firewall
2 18 (12.16%) Wireless
3 7 (4.73%) DHCP
4 3 (2.03%) DDNS
4 3 (2.03%) Kerberos
4 3 (2.03%) SMTP
5 2 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.35%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 25 (16.89%) MySQL
3 16 (10.81%) Oracle Database
4 14 (9.46%) Tableau
5 11 (7.43%) DB2
5 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (7.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.41%) Power BI
7 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.03%) QlikView
9 2 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.35%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.68%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 16 (10.81%) JIRA
2 12 (8.11%) Selenium
3 11 (7.43%) HP UFT
4 4 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.03%) Moq
5 3 (2.03%) MSTest
5 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.35%) MSI
7 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.68%) JMeter
7 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.68%) Maven
7 1 (0.68%) Mockito
7 1 (0.68%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.68%) Postman
7 1 (0.68%) SilkPerformer
7 1 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.68%) WaveMaker
7 1 (0.68%) WebLOAD
General
1 30 (20.27%) Social Skills
2 23 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (12.16%) Finance
4 13 (8.78%) Advertising
5 10 (6.76%) Games
6 9 (6.08%) Public Sector
7 8 (5.41%) Influencing Skills
7 8 (5.41%) Local Government
8 5 (3.38%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (2.70%) Banking
9 4 (2.70%) Investment Banking
10 3 (2.03%) Retail
11 2 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
11 2 (1.35%) Front Office
11 2 (1.35%) Legal
11 2 (1.35%) Marketing
12 1 (0.68%) Aviation
12 1 (0.68%) Electronics
12 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (34.46%) Developer
2 26 (17.57%) Development Manager
2 26 (17.57%) Engineering Manager
3 20 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (10.81%) Web Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Consultant
5 11 (7.43%) Test Specialist
6 7 (4.73%) Senior Developer
6 7 (4.73%) VB Developer
7 6 (4.05%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (3.38%) Automation Developer
9 4 (2.70%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Development Consultant
9 4 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (2.70%) Web Consultant
10 3 (2.03%) Analyst
10 3 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.03%) Identity and Access Management Engineer
10 3 (2.03%) Identity Management Engineer
10 3 (2.03%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.76%) .NET
2 31 (20.95%) React
3 26 (17.57%) Node.js
4 21 (14.19%) HTML
4 21 (14.19%) JSON
5 19 (12.84%) Web Services
6 14 (9.46%) .NET Core
7 13 (8.78%) ASP.NET
8 12 (8.11%) XML
9 10 (6.76%) HTML5
9 10 (6.76%) OLE
10 9 (6.08%) .NET Framework
11 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.73%) AngularJS
13 5 (3.38%) Entity Framework
13 5 (3.38%) jQuery
13 5 (3.38%) LINQ
13 5 (3.38%) REST
13 5 (3.38%) Vue.js
13 5 (3.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.27%) Hedge funds
2 26 (17.57%) Derivative
2 26 (17.57%) Fixed Income
3 22 (14.86%) Clustering
4 18 (12.16%) SCADA
5 10 (6.76%) Music Streaming
5 10 (6.76%) Podcast
6 8 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (3.38%) Replication
8 3 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.03%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.03%) YubiKey
9 2 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.35%) Life Science
9 2 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.68%) FMCG
10 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 22 (14.86%) Linux
3 18 (12.16%) SUSE
3 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2016
3 18 (12.16%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.35%) Unix
4 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (33.11%) Agile
2 35 (23.65%) DevOps
3 31 (20.95%) Full Stack Development
4 29 (19.59%) CI/CD
4 29 (19.59%) Software Engineering
5 28 (18.92%) Asset Management
6 27 (18.24%) SDLC
7 24 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
8 21 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 20 (13.51%) Requirements Gathering
9 20 (13.51%) Web Development
10 18 (12.16%) Load Balancing
11 17 (11.49%) Test Automation
12 15 (10.14%) API Development
12 15 (10.14%) Migration
13 14 (9.46%) Data Modelling
14 13 (8.78%) Ad Operations
14 13 (8.78%) Data Management
14 13 (8.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.22%) C#
2 60 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 45 (30.41%) Java
4 41 (27.70%) SQL
5 40 (27.03%) Python
6 33 (22.30%) VB6
7 29 (19.59%) PowerShell
8 28 (18.92%) TypeScript
8 28 (18.92%) VBScript
9 26 (17.57%) C++
10 15 (10.14%) R
11 8 (5.41%) PHP
12 6 (4.05%) VBA
13 3 (2.03%) Perl
13 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.35%) Bash
14 2 (1.35%) C
14 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (8.78%) Degree
2 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.35%) MCITP
3 2 (1.35%) MCSE
3 2 (1.35%) MCTS
3 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.03%) Docker
3 3 (2.03%) NDS
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.35%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (12.16%) HP SIM
1 18 (12.16%) OpenView
2 3 (2.03%) Ansible
2 3 (2.03%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (2.03%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.03%) PingFederate
3 2 (1.35%) Perfmon
3 2 (1.35%) Rancher
4 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (17.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.86%) VMware
3 19 (12.84%) HP
4 17 (11.49%) Oracle
5 12 (8.11%) SAP
6 5 (3.38%) Automation Anywhere
6 5 (3.38%) ServiceNow
6 5 (3.38%) UiPath
7 4 (2.70%) Splunk
8 3 (2.03%) Adobe
8 3 (2.03%) Atlassian
8 3 (2.03%) CyberArk
8 3 (2.03%) Ensighten
8 3 (2.03%) ForgeRock
8 3 (2.03%) Google
8 3 (2.03%) NetIQ
8 3 (2.03%) Okta
8 3 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.03%) Symantec
8 3 (2.03%) Tealium