The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Surrey region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 141 109 93
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB 73 115 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.42% 2.26% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.69% 4.43% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 66 107 148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,240 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2714 2596 3073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.75% 51.00% 54.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2336 2229 2750
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB
South East

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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
Leatherhead -13 11 £38,750 +19.23% 1
Dorking 0 10 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Redhill -11 8 £40,500 +8.00%
Reigate -7 7 £46,500 +55.00%
Camberley +5 4 £31,250 -21.87%
Staines +14 2 £55,000 +12.82%
Walton-on-Thames +7 2 £28,500 +3.63%
Guildford -7 1 £37,000 +5.71%
Chertsey - 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 91 (71.09%) .NET
2 82 (64.06%) SQL Server
3 72 (56.25%) C#
4 63 (49.22%) SQL
5 55 (42.97%) VB.NET
6 54 (42.19%) Microsoft
7 53 (41.41%) ASP.NET
8 52 (40.63%) XML
9 46 (35.94%) Java
10 33 (25.78%) MS Excel
11 32 (25.00%) C++
11 32 (25.00%) Windows
11 32 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 31 (24.22%) Web Services
13 30 (23.44%) HTML
14 28 (21.88%) JavaScript
14 28 (21.88%) T-SQL
15 26 (20.31%) VB6
16 25 (19.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
17 22 (17.19%) VBScript
18 20 (15.63%) Degree
19 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
20 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
20 17 (13.28%) Linux
20 17 (13.28%) OO
20 17 (13.28%) Finance
21 16 (12.50%) VBA
22 15 (11.72%) CSS
22 15 (11.72%) Data Warehouse

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.56%) Documentum
2 2 (1.56%) IIS
2 2 (1.56%) Lync
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.56%) MediaWiki
2 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.78%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (25.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.38%) Extranet
2 2 (1.56%) SAN
2 2 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (64.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (19.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (11.72%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (7.81%) DTS
8 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (6.25%) OLAP
10 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (4.69%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 7
12 4 (3.13%) Star Schema
13 2 (1.56%) MS Access
13 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.56%) MySQL
14 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.91%) InstallShield
3 4 (3.13%) MSI
3 4 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (3.13%) Moq
3 4 (3.13%) MSTest
3 4 (3.13%) NUnit
4 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 17 (13.28%) Finance
2 5 (3.91%) Retail
3 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
4 1 (0.78%) Military
4 1 (0.78%) Automotive
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 88 (68.75%) Developer
2 32 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (10.16%) Software Developer
4 12 (9.38%) Applications Developer
4 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.59%) Development Manager
6 9 (7.03%) Analyst
6 9 (7.03%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.03%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.69%) DBA
8 6 (4.69%) Junior
8 6 (4.69%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (4.69%) Programmer
8 6 (4.69%) Graduate
8 6 (4.69%) .NET Applications Developer
8 6 (4.69%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.69%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Junior Web Developer
9 5 (3.91%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (71.09%) .NET
2 53 (41.41%) ASP.NET
3 52 (40.63%) XML
4 31 (24.22%) Web Services
5 30 (23.44%) HTML
6 15 (11.72%) CSS
7 14 (10.94%) XSLT
8 9 (7.03%) WCF
9 7 (5.47%) Application Packaging
9 7 (5.47%) jQuery
10 6 (4.69%) .NET Framework
11 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (3.91%) WinForms
12 4 (3.13%) SOAP
12 4 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (3.13%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (3.13%) Ninject
12 4 (3.13%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (3.13%) Spring.NET
12 4 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
2 12 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.59%) Kindle
4 5 (3.91%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.13%) PACS
5 4 (3.13%) Tandem
6 2 (1.56%) Open Source
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.78%) Physics
7 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (13.28%) Linux
3 10 (7.81%) UNIX
4 7 (5.47%) Windows 7
5 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) AIX
7 1 (0.78%) HPUX
7 1 (0.78%) Solaris
7 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.19%) Software Engineering
2 17 (13.28%) OO
3 13 (10.16%) Refactoring
3 13 (10.16%) Software Architecture
3 13 (10.16%) Parallel Computing
4 12 (9.38%) E-Commerce
4 12 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (9.38%) Performance Management
5 10 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.81%) Business Analysis
6 9 (7.03%) Requirements Analysis
6 9 (7.03%) Unit Testing
7 8 (6.25%) MVC
7 8 (6.25%) Project Management
7 8 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.47%) Scrum
9 6 (4.69%) Regression Testing
9 6 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.91%) Information Security Management
10 5 (3.91%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (56.25%) C#
2 63 (49.22%) SQL
3 55 (42.97%) VB.NET
4 46 (35.94%) Java
5 32 (25.00%) C++
6 28 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 28 (21.88%) T-SQL
7 26 (20.31%) VB6
8 22 (17.19%) VBScript
9 16 (12.50%) VBA
10 10 (7.81%) C
11 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
13 4 (3.13%) Python
14 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.78%) Ruby
15 1 (0.78%) Perl
15 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (15.63%) Degree
2 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.59%) DV Cleared
3 11 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (7.81%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.47%) MCP
6 4 (3.13%) MCSE
7 1 (0.78%) ISEB
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 11 (8.59%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.56%) UAG
2 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) KVM
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) SCCM
2 2 (1.56%) SCOM
2 2 (1.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.56%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 54 (42.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.03%) Oracle
3 8 (6.25%) VMware
4 5 (3.91%) Altiris
4 5 (3.91%) Symantec
5 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.13%) Cognos
5 4 (3.13%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.56%) Citrix
6 2 (1.56%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.78%) Telerik
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe
7 1 (0.78%) Dell
7 1 (0.78%) McAfee
7 1 (0.78%) Kofax
Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Royal Holloway University
Salary: £32,862 to £38,795 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
R&D CORE Limited
Posted: 22 days ago
Woking, Surrey
SFW Ltd
Salary: £25k per year + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago