The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Epsom region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 18 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 5.26% - 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.20% - 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 10
Average salary £27,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
VB
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Epsom region.

Programming Languages Category
Epsom
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 63 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Epsom 43.16% 39.62% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 47
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Epsom region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Epsom

VB
Salary Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Epsom region.

VB Salary Trend in Epsom

VB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) VB6
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Epsom by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Epsom region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) VB Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree