The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 51 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 1.20% 1.46% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 2.84% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 9
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £41,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +5.71%
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 Reigate region.

Programming Languages Category
Reigate
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
178 176 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reigate 53.61% 51.46% 62.88%
Number of salaries quoted 171 170 213
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

VB
Salary Trend in Reigate

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

VB Salary Trend in Reigate

VB
Salary Histogram in Reigate

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Reigate region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Reigate

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) TOWER Software
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) Use Case
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (66.67%) Telematics
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reigate 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 6 (66.67%) Telematics
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Use Case
2 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 6 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 6 (66.67%) User Stories
2 6 (66.67%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) SOA
2 6 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) TOWER Software