Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
England > London
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 429 451 396
Rank change year-on-year +22 -55 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB 322 407 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.59% 0.61% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 1.07% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 280 337 448
London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £37,850
90th Percentile £70,125 £81,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 30,831 38,203 41,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 56.32% 57.18% 55.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25,715 31,889 32,701
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% +5.26%

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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 -30 80 £57,500 +9.52% 22
South London +44 65 £57,500 +35.29% 3
East London +31 8 £57,500 +42.53% 4
West London +16 5 £37,500 -28.57% 3
North London +4 4 £50,000 +26.58%
VB
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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.

1 188 (58.39%) .NET
2 180 (55.90%) SQL
3 177 (54.97%) C#
4 162 (50.31%) SQL Server
5 158 (49.07%) Microsoft
6 153 (47.52%) Finance
7 151 (46.89%) Windows
8 109 (33.85%) Microsoft Excel
9 104 (32.30%) ASP.NET
10 92 (28.57%) VBA
11 82 (25.47%) VB.NET
12 79 (24.53%) MVC
13 71 (22.05%) Visual Studio
14 69 (21.43%) WPF
15 68 (21.12%) Web Development
16 63 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
17 62 (19.25%) Oracle
18 61 (18.94%) Degree
18 61 (18.94%) WCF
18 61 (18.94%) Integration Testing
18 61 (18.94%) .NET Core
19 58 (18.01%) Team Foundation Server
20 57 (17.70%) XML
21 56 (17.39%) Java
21 56 (17.39%) REST
22 55 (17.08%) Data Analysis
23 54 (16.77%) Mentoring
24 53 (16.46%) T-SQL
25 52 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
26 49 (15.22%) Python

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 31 (9.63%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.66%) IIS
3 8 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.17%) CMS
5 5 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.93%) SAS
7 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 109 (33.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 63 (19.57%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (5.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.62%) Chatbot
5 2 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.62%) Carpe Diem
3 2 (0.62%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.62%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.28%) Power Platform
2 14 (4.35%) Azure
3 6 (1.86%) AWS
4 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.62%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.62%) Office 365
6 1 (0.31%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.28%) DHCP
1 17 (5.28%) DNS
2 7 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.55%) FTP
3 5 (1.55%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 2 (0.62%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.31%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.31%) Firewall
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) LAN
5 1 (0.31%) SAN
5 1 (0.31%) SMTP
5 1 (0.31%) SSL
5 1 (0.31%) Telnet
5 1 (0.31%) VLAN
5 1 (0.31%) VPN
5 1 (0.31%) WAN
5 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.31%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (50.31%) SQL Server
2 49 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
3 44 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (13.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 19 (5.90%) OLAP
6 19 (5.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 17 (5.28%) Power BI
7 17 (5.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (4.97%) Oracle Reports
9 15 (4.66%) OLAP Cube
10 14 (4.35%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.73%) MS Access
12 10 (3.11%) BusinessObjects
12 10 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (2.48%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (1.86%) Big Data
15 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (22.05%) Visual Studio
2 58 (18.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.73%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (3.11%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.55%) AdminStudio
5 5 (1.55%) MSI
6 4 (1.24%) AutoIt
6 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.93%) Burp Suite
7 3 (0.93%) Metasploit
7 3 (0.93%) Subversion
8 2 (0.62%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.62%) HP UFT
8 2 (0.62%) JIRA
8 2 (0.62%) Selenium
9 1 (0.31%) Appium
9 1 (0.31%) Gatling
9 1 (0.31%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.31%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.31%) TestNG
General
1 153 (47.52%) Finance
2 41 (12.73%) Banking
3 23 (7.14%) Legal
4 16 (4.97%) Law
5 9 (2.80%) Front Office
6 7 (2.17%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.17%) Retail
7 5 (1.55%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.55%) Marketing
7 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.24%) Local Government
8 4 (1.24%) Publishing
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Back Office
9 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.62%) Housing Association
9 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 146 (45.34%) Developer
2 47 (14.60%) .NET Developer
2 47 (14.60%) Analyst
3 38 (11.80%) C# Developer
4 35 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (8.07%) Consultant
6 25 (7.76%) SQL Developer
7 24 (7.45%) VB Developer
8 21 (6.52%) VBA Developer
9 20 (6.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 19 (5.90%) WinForms Developer
11 18 (5.59%) SSRS Developer
12 17 (5.28%) Applications Support
12 17 (5.28%) SQL BI Developer
12 17 (5.28%) VB6 Developer
13 15 (4.66%) Excel Developer
13 15 (4.66%) Excel VBA Developer
13 15 (4.66%) Support Engineer
14 14 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
14 14 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (58.39%) .NET
2 104 (32.30%) ASP.NET
3 69 (21.43%) WPF
4 61 (18.94%) .NET Core
4 61 (18.94%) WCF
5 57 (17.70%) XML
6 56 (17.39%) REST
7 49 (15.22%) WinForms
8 33 (10.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 22 (6.83%) ASP.NET Core
10 20 (6.21%) HTML
11 17 (5.28%) .NET Framework
12 16 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (3.73%) Web Services
14 11 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
15 10 (3.11%) CSS
16 9 (2.80%) jQuery
16 9 (2.80%) Regular Expression
17 7 (2.17%) Classic ASP
18 6 (1.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.59%) Robotics
4 13 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (3.73%) SWIFT
6 10 (3.11%) Equities
7 9 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.80%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.48%) Hedge funds
9 6 (1.86%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.55%) e-Learning
10 5 (1.55%) SCORM
11 4 (1.24%) Derivative
11 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
11 4 (1.24%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.93%) Anti-Piracy
12 3 (0.93%) Clustering
12 3 (0.93%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 151 (46.89%) Windows
2 30 (9.32%) Windows Server
3 24 (7.45%) Unix
4 18 (5.59%) Windows 10
5 17 (5.28%) Windows 7
6 13 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (3.42%) Linux
8 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.62%) CentOS
10 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.31%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (24.53%) MVC
2 68 (21.12%) Web Development
3 61 (18.94%) Integration Testing
4 55 (17.08%) Data Analysis
5 54 (16.77%) Mentoring
6 52 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
8 40 (12.42%) Agile Software Development
9 39 (12.11%) Computer Science
10 38 (11.80%) ETL
11 29 (9.01%) Analytics
12 25 (7.76%) E-Discovery
13 24 (7.45%) Workflow
14 21 (6.52%) ITIL
15 20 (6.21%) CRM
16 19 (5.90%) Project Management
17 16 (4.97%) Computer Forensics
17 16 (4.97%) Data Conversion
17 16 (4.97%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
17 16 (4.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 180 (55.90%) SQL
2 177 (54.97%) C#
3 92 (28.57%) VBA
4 82 (25.47%) VB.NET
5 56 (17.39%) Java
6 53 (16.46%) T-SQL
7 49 (15.22%) Python
8 47 (14.60%) PowerShell
9 37 (11.49%) PL/SQL
10 35 (10.87%) VB6
11 27 (8.39%) C++
11 27 (8.39%) Perl
12 22 (6.83%) JavaScript
13 19 (5.90%) VBScript
14 13 (4.04%) R
14 13 (4.04%) Ruby
15 11 (3.42%) C
16 10 (3.11%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.55%) Bash Shell
18 4 (1.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (18.94%) Degree
2 8 (2.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.24%) DBS Check
4 4 (1.24%) MCSE
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.93%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.62%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.62%) HNC
6 2 (0.62%) HND
6 2 (0.62%) IIBA
7 1 (0.31%) CCNA
7 1 (0.31%) CCNP
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.31%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.31%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.97%) QA
2 11 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) COBIT
4 2 (0.62%) GDPR
4 2 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 14 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.24%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 3 (0.93%) XenApp
5 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (5.28%) SCCM
2 16 (4.97%) EnCase
2 16 (4.97%) FTK
3 5 (1.55%) WSUS
4 4 (1.24%) AppDNA
4 4 (1.24%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.93%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (0.93%) Nessus
5 3 (0.93%) Nmap
6 2 (0.62%) SCOM
7 1 (0.31%) Ansible
7 1 (0.31%) Cacti
7 1 (0.31%) Graylog
7 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.31%) Nagios
7 1 (0.31%) nmon
7 1 (0.31%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.31%) Puppet
7 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 158 (49.07%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.25%) Oracle
3 28 (8.70%) VMware
4 24 (7.45%) Citrix
5 13 (4.04%) Blue Prism
6 11 (3.42%) Aderant
7 10 (3.11%) Tableau
7 10 (3.11%) UiPath
8 9 (2.80%) Automation Anywhere
8 9 (2.80%) iManage
9 5 (1.55%) IBM
9 5 (1.55%) Intapp
9 5 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.24%) Bloomberg
10 4 (1.24%) Google
10 4 (1.24%) MobileIron
10 4 (1.24%) Reuters
10 4 (1.24%) SAP
11 3 (0.93%) FactSet
11 3 (0.93%) Xceptor