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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 119 168 78
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -90
Permanent jobs citing VB 94 44 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 2.08% 0.97% 3.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.19% 1.87% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 87 37 152
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £41,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
VB
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2246 2357 2555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 49.80% 52.02% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1936 2003 2246
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VB
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VB Salary Trend in Surrey

VB
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Surrey

VB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +17 21 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Egham - 8 £29,500 - 1
Reigate - 8 £55,000 -
Woking 0 7 £52,500 +110.00% 2
Redhill - 6 £52,500 -
Dorking - 6 £25,000 - 1
Leatherhead -10 2 £39,000 +30.00% 3
Camberley -9 1 £40,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 106 (73.61%) C#
2 97 (67.36%) .NET
3 81 (56.25%) Windows
4 69 (47.92%) SQL
5 61 (42.36%) JavaScript
6 57 (39.58%) VB.NET
7 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET
8 47 (32.64%) HTML
8 47 (32.64%) Finance
9 45 (31.25%) Java
9 45 (31.25%) C++
9 45 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 43 (29.86%) Degree
11 42 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 41 (28.47%) VB6
13 38 (26.39%) Computer Science
14 36 (25.00%) XML
15 34 (23.61%) .NET Framework
16 31 (21.53%) VBScript
17 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (20.83%) Software Engineering
18 29 (20.14%) MVC
19 27 (18.75%) CSS
20 24 (16.67%) Internet
21 23 (15.97%) WinForms
21 23 (15.97%) WCF
22 22 (15.28%) Scrum
23 20 (13.89%) PHP
23 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
24 19 (13.19%) WPF

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.86%) MediaWiki
3 6 (4.17%) IIS
4 5 (3.47%) JBoss
5 2 (1.39%) SAS
5 2 (1.39%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.39%) Lync
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.72%) MS Office
2 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.67%) Internet
2 10 (6.94%) Wireless
3 9 (6.25%) DNS
4 4 (2.78%) GPRS
4 4 (2.78%) Firewall
4 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.39%) IPsec
6 2 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.39%) VPN
6 2 (1.39%) WAN
6 2 (1.39%) SSL
6 2 (1.39%) SAN
6 2 (1.39%) DMZ
7 1 (0.69%) DHCP
7 1 (0.69%) SMS
7 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (6.25%) MySQL
5 7 (4.86%) MS Access
5 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.47%) Adabas
7 5 (3.47%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.39%) QlikView
11 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (11.11%) MSTest
1 16 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (11.11%) Moq
1 16 (11.11%) NUnit
2 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.08%) TestLink
4 3 (2.08%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (32.64%) Finance
2 11 (7.64%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.86%) Aerospace
4 6 (4.17%) Electronics
4 6 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (2.08%) Military
6 2 (1.39%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (59.72%) Developer
2 36 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.97%) Graduate
4 20 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.81%) Junior
5 17 (11.81%) Analyst
5 17 (11.81%) Junior Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 14 (9.72%) VB Developer
7 14 (9.72%) Programmer
8 13 (9.03%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.56%) Consultant
11 7 (4.86%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Analyst Programmer
11 7 (4.86%) Graduate Programmer
11 7 (4.86%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (4.86%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (67.36%) .NET
2 51 (35.42%) ASP.NET
3 47 (32.64%) HTML
4 36 (25.00%) XML
5 34 (23.61%) .NET Framework
6 27 (18.75%) CSS
7 23 (15.97%) WinForms
7 23 (15.97%) WCF
8 20 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (13.19%) WPF
10 18 (12.50%) Web Services
11 16 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
11 16 (11.11%) Ninject
11 16 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
11 16 (11.11%) Spring.NET
12 12 (8.33%) Spring
12 12 (8.33%) J2EE
13 7 (4.86%) SOAP
13 7 (4.86%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.39%) Computer Science
2 18 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
4 14 (9.72%) Equities
4 14 (9.72%) Derivative
5 7 (4.86%) Open Source
6 6 (4.17%) Social Media
6 6 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.17%) Telematics
7 5 (3.47%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.78%) Streaming Video
8 4 (2.78%) Clustering
9 3 (2.08%) User Experience
10 2 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.39%) Blog
10 2 (1.39%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.39%) PKI
11 1 (0.69%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.69%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 81 (56.25%) Windows
2 17 (11.81%) Linux
3 14 (9.72%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (4.17%) UNIX
6 4 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.69%) HPUX
8 1 (0.69%) Solaris
8 1 (0.69%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (20.83%) Software Engineering
2 29 (20.14%) MVC
3 22 (15.28%) Scrum
4 19 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (11.11%) Kanban
5 16 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (11.11%) MVVM
5 16 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 16 (11.11%) TDD
6 15 (10.42%) Logistics
7 12 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (8.33%) Time Management
8 11 (7.64%) System Testing
8 11 (7.64%) Integration Testing
9 9 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.25%) OO
10 8 (5.56%) Software Testing
11 7 (4.86%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (4.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 106 (73.61%) C#
2 69 (47.92%) SQL
3 61 (42.36%) JavaScript
4 57 (39.58%) VB.NET
5 45 (31.25%) C++
5 45 (31.25%) Java
6 41 (28.47%) VB6
7 31 (21.53%) VBScript
8 20 (13.89%) PHP
9 16 (11.11%) C
10 15 (10.42%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.17%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.47%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.78%) Perl
13 4 (2.78%) VBA
13 4 (2.78%) Tcl
14 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.39%) UniBasic
16 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (29.86%) Degree
2 13 (9.03%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.94%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.78%) CCNA
5 3 (2.08%) MCSE
5 3 (2.08%) MCSA
5 3 (2.08%) MCITP
6 2 (1.39%) CCSP
6 2 (1.39%) CISSP
6 2 (1.39%) CISA
6 2 (1.39%) CEH
6 2 (1.39%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.39%) VCP4
7 1 (0.69%) ISEB
7 1 (0.69%) PhD
7 1 (0.69%) MCP
7 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.17%) QA
3 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (7.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (7.64%) Hyper-V
2 7 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.08%) vSphere
3 3 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.39%) vCloud
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.69%) XenApp
5 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.39%) WMI
2 2 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.39%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.69%) WSUS
3 1 (0.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.72%) VMware
3 13 (9.03%) Citrix
4 10 (6.94%) Cisco
4 10 (6.94%) Oracle
5 9 (6.25%) Dell
5 9 (6.25%) 3Com
6 6 (4.17%) TOWER Software
7 2 (1.39%) BT
7 2 (1.39%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.39%) Cognos
7 2 (1.39%) Adobe
7 2 (1.39%) Mitel
7 2 (1.39%) Altiris
7 2 (1.39%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.39%) Tableau
7 2 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.39%) McAfee
8 1 (0.69%) Sophos
8 1 (0.69%) Siemens
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + extensive package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Egham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £27,000 - £34,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago