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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 161 71 95
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +24
Permanent jobs citing VB 57 191 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.07% 3.61% 2.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 7.03% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 47 175 152
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £31,900 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
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
2800 2718 3392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.70% 51.34% 55.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2411 2326 3083
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 £29,225
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -27 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leatherhead - 7 £32,500 -
Reigate +4 6 £46,000 -
Woking -26 4 £25,000 -37.50% 5
Cranleigh - 4 £40,000 -
Caterham - 3 £37,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 3 £28,500 -
Weybridge -13 2 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Godalming -15 2 £50,000 +25.00%
Camberley - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £38,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 72 (74.23%) SQL
2 71 (73.20%) .NET
3 58 (59.79%) C#
4 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET
5 48 (49.48%) VB.NET
6 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
7 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
8 33 (34.02%) Windows
9 32 (32.99%) XML
10 28 (28.87%) HTML
10 28 (28.87%) Java
11 27 (27.84%) VB6
12 26 (26.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (26.80%) Degree
12 26 (26.80%) Web Services
13 23 (23.71%) T-SQL
13 23 (23.71%) VBA
13 23 (23.71%) WCF
14 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
15 19 (19.59%) VBScript
16 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
16 17 (17.53%) .NET Framework
17 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
18 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
19 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
19 14 (14.43%) WF
19 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (14.43%) CSS
19 14 (14.43%) SOAP
20 13 (13.40%) System Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.37%) MediaWiki
3 3 (3.09%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) Lync
4 2 (2.06%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.31%) MS Office
3 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Extranet
2 3 (3.09%) CTI
2 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.27%) SQL Server
2 26 (26.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.34%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.28%) DTS
6 7 (7.22%) OLAP
6 7 (7.22%) Crystal Reports
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (5.15%) MySQL
7 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 7
8 3 (3.09%) Star Schema
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.15%) InstallShield
3 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.12%) NUnit
3 4 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (4.12%) Moq
3 4 (4.12%) MSTest
3 4 (4.12%) MSI
4 3 (3.09%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Retail
3 4 (4.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (57.73%) Developer
2 24 (24.74%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Analyst
4 16 (16.49%) Programmer
5 14 (14.43%) Graduate
5 14 (14.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 11 (11.34%) Web Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.22%) Junior
8 7 (7.22%) C# Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Development Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Applications Packager
10 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Junior Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Junior Web Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Applications Support
11 4 (4.12%) Software Engineer
12 3 (3.09%) Consultant
12 3 (3.09%) DBA
12 3 (3.09%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (73.20%) .NET
2 49 (50.52%) ASP.NET
3 32 (32.99%) XML
4 28 (28.87%) HTML
5 26 (26.80%) Web Services
6 23 (23.71%) WCF
7 17 (17.53%) .NET Framework
8 14 (14.43%) WF
8 14 (14.43%) CSS
8 14 (14.43%) SOAP
9 12 (12.37%) Spring
9 12 (12.37%) Hibernate
9 12 (12.37%) J2EE
10 8 (8.25%) jQuery
11 7 (7.22%) Application Packaging
12 6 (6.19%) WinForms
13 5 (5.15%) ADO.NET
14 4 (4.12%) WPF
14 4 (4.12%) LINQ
14 4 (4.12%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Open Source
2 9 (9.28%) Kindle
3 7 (7.22%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.15%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.12%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (4.12%) PACS
5 4 (4.12%) Tandem
6 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.02%) Windows
2 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (6.19%) Linux
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.40%) System Testing
2 12 (12.37%) Document Management
3 7 (7.22%) Scrum
3 7 (7.22%) MVC
3 7 (7.22%) E-Commerce
3 7 (7.22%) Performance Management
3 7 (7.22%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (5.15%) Information Security Management
4 5 (5.15%) Security Management
4 5 (5.15%) Information Security
4 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
4 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (4.12%) Image Processing
5 4 (4.12%) Kanban
5 4 (4.12%) TDD
5 4 (4.12%) Web Application Development
5 4 (4.12%) MVVM
5 4 (4.12%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (4.12%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 72 (74.23%) SQL
2 58 (59.79%) C#
3 48 (49.48%) VB.NET
4 28 (28.87%) Java
5 27 (27.84%) VB6
6 23 (23.71%) T-SQL
6 23 (23.71%) VBA
7 19 (19.59%) VBScript
8 17 (17.53%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.37%) C
10 11 (11.34%) C++
11 4 (4.12%) Python
12 3 (3.09%) Tcl
12 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Degree
2 15 (15.46%) Security Cleared
3 14 (14.43%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.22%) MCP
6 3 (3.09%) HND
7 2 (2.06%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.06%) ISEB
8 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.09%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.03%) SLA
4 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.06%) UAG
2 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
1 2 (2.06%) SCOM
1 2 (2.06%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.06%) SCOrch
1 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) Symantec
3 5 (5.15%) VMware
3 5 (5.15%) Altiris
4 3 (3.09%) Cognos
5 2 (2.06%) HP
Banstead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance, Stud
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £30,000 - 40,000 Pension and Generous holiday amount
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Guildford
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 24 days ago