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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 54 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 1.02% 3.24% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 4.92% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +34.61%
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 Leatherhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
177 122 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leatherhead 60.41% 65.95% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 141 112 48
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

VB
Salary Trend in Leatherhead

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

VB Salary Trend in Leatherhead

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) SQL
4 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
4 10 (71.43%) Java
4 10 (71.43%) C++
4 10 (71.43%) UNIX
4 10 (71.43%) Linux
4 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
4 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
4 10 (71.43%) System Testing
4 10 (71.43%) Degree
4 10 (71.43%) Mathematics
4 10 (71.43%) SDLC
5 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
7 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
8 2 (14.29%) .NET
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.14%) Legal
9 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
9 1 (7.14%) Retail
9 1 (7.14%) Asset Management

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) AWS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Integration Testing
1 10 (71.43%) System Testing
1 10 (71.43%) SDLC
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 10 (71.43%) PL/SQL
3 10 (71.43%) C++
3 10 (71.43%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft