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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank - 57 72
Permanent jobs citing VB 0 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 2.67% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.79% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 1
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
252 355 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 46.15% 55.82% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 222 319 328
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA