The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 71 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB 5 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.70% 1.25% 4.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 2.44% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 31
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
399 287 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 55.88% 51.43% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 365 275 379
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BT
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Mitel
2 2 (40.00%) Altiris
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) Lync
2 2 (40.00%) vCloud

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (40.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Tcl
3 1 (20.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) BT
1 2 (40.00%) Mitel
1 2 (40.00%) Altiris
1 2 (40.00%) Riverbed
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Guildford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Bonuses
Posted: 8 days ago