The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 53 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.01% 0.47% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 0.87% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £65,000 £27,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+136.36% -25.67%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 Guildford region.

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
202 343 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 50.88% 53.76% 61.01%
Number of salaries quoted 195 312 392
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of job ads across the Guildford region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VB
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

VB Salary Trend in Guildford

VB
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for VB.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Adabas
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) Sun
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 4 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EJB
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) B2C
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) NATURAL
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sun