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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 125 165 79
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -86
Permanent jobs citing VB 79 57 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.73% 1.08% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.06% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 78 47 175
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,875 £28,500 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
2311 2771 2784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.66% 52.73% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2005 2383 2384
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +3 13 £37,500 -6.25%
Leatherhead +6 11 £45,000 +26.76% 3
Redhill +3 11 £52,500 +38.15% 1
Dorking - 7 £57,500 -
Woking +15 4 £63,250 +102.40% 2
Chertsey - 2 £40,000 - 1
Staines - 2 £36,250 -
Camberley +5 1 £40,000 - 2
Egham - 1 £30,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 127 (75.60%) C#
2 118 (70.24%) .NET
3 102 (60.71%) Windows
4 87 (51.79%) SQL
5 67 (39.88%) Java
5 67 (39.88%) JavaScript
6 63 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 60 (35.71%) Finance
8 59 (35.12%) C++
9 58 (34.52%) SQL Server
9 58 (34.52%) Degree
10 54 (32.14%) VB6
11 50 (29.76%) ASP.NET
12 48 (28.57%) Microsoft
13 41 (24.40%) HTML
14 36 (21.43%) XML
15 35 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
16 34 (20.24%) Computer Science
17 32 (19.05%) Software Engineering
18 27 (16.07%) Scrum
18 27 (16.07%) .NET Framework
18 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (15.48%) VBScript
19 26 (15.48%) MVC
20 23 (13.69%) Oracle
20 23 (13.69%) PHP
20 23 (13.69%) Internet
20 23 (13.69%) WinForms
21 22 (13.10%) Equities
21 22 (13.10%) Derivative

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 10 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.38%) MediaWiki
2 4 (2.38%) JBoss
2 4 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.19%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.19%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.69%) Internet
2 16 (9.52%) DNS
3 15 (8.93%) Wireless
4 4 (2.38%) IPsec
4 4 (2.38%) Firewall
4 4 (2.38%) DMZ
4 4 (2.38%) VPN
4 4 (2.38%) SSL
4 4 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.79%) GPRS
5 3 (1.79%) HTTP
5 3 (1.79%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.60%) LTE
6 1 (0.60%) DHCP
6 1 (0.60%) VoIP
6 1 (0.60%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.60%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (7.14%) MS Access
5 10 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 6 (3.57%) MySQL
8 5 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.38%) Adabas
9 4 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.19%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.19%) Big Data
11 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.60%) QlikView
12 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (9.52%) NUnit
1 16 (9.52%) MSTest
1 16 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
1 16 (9.52%) Moq
2 11 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.79%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.19%) Subversion
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 60 (35.71%) Finance
2 17 (10.12%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.74%) Retail
4 7 (4.17%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.57%) Electronics
6 3 (1.79%) Military
6 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (70.24%) Developer
2 40 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 34 (20.24%) C# Developer
4 25 (14.88%) Graduate
5 23 (13.69%) VB Developer
6 19 (11.31%) Graduate Developer
7 16 (9.52%) Analyst
7 16 (9.52%) Junior
7 16 (9.52%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 16 (9.52%) Junior .NET Developer
7 16 (9.52%) Junior Developer
8 13 (7.74%) Microsoft Developer
8 13 (7.74%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.74%) Software Developer
8 13 (7.74%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (7.14%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.55%) Programmer
11 9 (5.36%) VB6 Developer
11 9 (5.36%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.36%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (70.24%) .NET
2 50 (29.76%) ASP.NET
3 41 (24.40%) HTML
4 36 (21.43%) XML
5 27 (16.07%) .NET Framework
6 23 (13.69%) WinForms
7 22 (13.10%) CSS
8 20 (11.90%) WCF
9 19 (11.31%) WPF
10 18 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (9.52%) Web Services
11 16 (9.52%) Spring.NET
11 16 (9.52%) Castle Windsor
11 16 (9.52%) Ninject
11 16 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
12 13 (7.74%) JSON
13 8 (4.76%) J2EE
13 8 (4.76%) Spring
14 4 (2.38%) EJB
14 4 (2.38%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (20.24%) Computer Science
2 27 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (13.10%) Equities
3 22 (13.10%) Derivative
4 16 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (6.55%) Social Media
6 7 (4.17%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (3.57%) Telematics
8 5 (2.98%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.38%) Open Source
9 4 (2.38%) PKI
10 3 (1.79%) Streaming Video
10 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.79%) Hedge funds
11 2 (1.19%) ASTM
12 1 (0.60%) Statistics
12 1 (0.60%) Physics
12 1 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 102 (60.71%) Windows
2 19 (11.31%) Linux
3 17 (10.12%) Windows 7
4 8 (4.76%) UNIX
5 5 (2.98%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) Android
7 1 (0.60%) HPUX
7 1 (0.60%) Solaris
7 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 27 (16.07%) Scrum
4 26 (15.48%) MVC
5 18 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (9.52%) Kanban
6 16 (9.52%) TDD
6 16 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (9.52%) MVVM
6 16 (9.52%) Web Application Development
7 15 (8.93%) Integration Testing
8 14 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.33%) Software Testing
9 13 (7.74%) OO
10 12 (7.14%) Time Management
10 12 (7.14%) Logistics
11 11 (6.55%) SEO
12 10 (5.95%) System Testing
13 9 (5.36%) Risk Management
14 7 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 127 (75.60%) C#
2 87 (51.79%) SQL
3 67 (39.88%) Java
3 67 (39.88%) JavaScript
4 63 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 59 (35.12%) C++
6 54 (32.14%) VB6
7 26 (15.48%) VBScript
8 23 (13.69%) PHP
9 15 (8.93%) C
10 13 (7.74%) PowerShell
11 12 (7.14%) Shell Script
11 12 (7.14%) PL/SQL
12 8 (4.76%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.98%) Ruby
14 4 (2.38%) XPath
15 3 (1.79%) VBA
16 2 (1.19%) Tcl
17 1 (0.60%) Ada
17 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (34.52%) Degree
2 9 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.38%) CISA
4 4 (2.38%) CISSP
4 4 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.38%) CCSP
4 4 (2.38%) CCNA
4 4 (2.38%) CEH
5 3 (1.79%) MCSE
6 1 (0.60%) MCITP
6 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) MCP
6 1 (0.60%) HNC
6 1 (0.60%) PhD
6 1 (0.60%) MCSA
6 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.93%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.19%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.36%) Hyper-V
3 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) XenApp
5 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.38%) WMI
2 3 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.60%) SCCM
3 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.69%) Oracle
3 12 (7.14%) VMware
4 11 (6.55%) Citrix
5 10 (5.95%) Cisco
6 9 (5.36%) 3Com
6 9 (5.36%) Dell
7 6 (3.57%) TOWER Software
8 4 (2.38%) HP
9 1 (0.60%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.60%) Cognos
9 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.60%) Siemens
9 1 (0.60%) Sophos
9 1 (0.60%) Juniper
9 1 (0.60%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.60%) Tableau
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TEOCO
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
NUS Consulting Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum Plus benefits.
Posted: 26 days ago