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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 126 155 117
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -38
Permanent jobs citing VB 86 64 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.92% 1.29% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 2.42% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 92
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2281 2642 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.96% 53.31% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 2245 2033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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
Staines -4 10 £37,500 -31.81%
Redhill -2 7 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Epsom - 5 £27,000 -
Reigate +22 3 £21,500 -43.74% 2
Leatherhead -13 3 £45,000 +2.85%
Guildford - 3 £27,500 -
Woking +3 1 £21,000 -30.00% 1
Chertsey 0 1 £23,000 -
Camberley -1 1 £23,000 -26.40%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 120 (71.01%) SQL
2 117 (69.23%) .NET
3 82 (48.52%) SQL Server
4 79 (46.75%) Degree
5 76 (44.97%) VB.NET
6 74 (43.79%) C#
7 70 (41.42%) Windows
8 52 (30.77%) VB6
9 51 (30.18%) Java
10 49 (28.99%) JavaScript
11 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
11 47 (27.81%) Mathematics
12 46 (27.22%) C++
13 38 (22.49%) Finance
13 38 (22.49%) Software Testing
14 37 (21.89%) Physics
15 36 (21.30%) HTML
15 36 (21.30%) Chemistry
16 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
17 31 (18.34%) Computer Science
18 28 (16.57%) Oracle
19 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
20 22 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (13.02%) SDLC
21 21 (12.43%) Derivative
21 21 (12.43%) Equities
21 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
22 20 (11.83%) MS Office
23 19 (11.24%) ASP.NET
23 19 (11.24%) CSS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.96%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.59%) JBoss
3 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 26 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (11.83%) MS Office
3 13 (7.69%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.24%) DNS
2 12 (7.10%) DHCP
3 5 (2.96%) Wireless
4 2 (1.18%) IPsec
4 2 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.18%) SSL
4 2 (1.18%) DMZ
4 2 (1.18%) Firewall
4 2 (1.18%) VPN
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (48.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (8.28%) Big Data
3 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 13 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 10 (5.92%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.55%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.96%) MS Access
9 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.18%) QlikView
10 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.37%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.78%) Subversion
4 3 (1.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (22.49%) Finance
2 13 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.14%) Retail
4 3 (1.78%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 111 (65.68%) Developer
2 47 (27.81%) Analyst
3 39 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 37 (21.89%) Applications Support Analyst
4 37 (21.89%) Applications Support
5 34 (20.12%) Technical Support
5 34 (20.12%) Technical Support Analyst
5 34 (20.12%) Technical Analyst
6 31 (18.34%) Junior
7 29 (17.16%) C# Developer
8 27 (15.98%) .NET Developer
9 25 (14.79%) Junior Developer
10 22 (13.02%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (11.24%) Junior Analyst
11 19 (11.24%) Junior Support Analyst
12 18 (10.65%) VB Developer
13 15 (8.88%) Applications Developer
14 13 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
14 13 (7.69%) Junior Analyst Developer
14 13 (7.69%) Junior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (69.23%) .NET
2 36 (21.30%) HTML
3 19 (11.24%) CSS
3 19 (11.24%) ASP.NET
3 19 (11.24%) XML
4 13 (7.69%) JSON
5 9 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (3.55%) XSLT
6 6 (3.55%) Web Services
7 4 (2.37%) ADO
8 2 (1.18%) jQuery
9 1 (0.59%) HTML5
9 1 (0.59%) REST
9 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.59%) Spring
9 1 (0.59%) Ajax
9 1 (0.59%) Classic ASP
9 1 (0.59%) COM
9 1 (0.59%) JDBC
9 1 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.81%) Mathematics
2 37 (21.89%) Physics
3 36 (21.30%) Chemistry
4 31 (18.34%) Computer Science
5 21 (12.43%) Equities
5 21 (12.43%) Derivative
6 11 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.96%) Social Media
8 3 (1.78%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.78%) ASTM
8 3 (1.78%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.78%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.18%) PKI
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.42%) Windows
2 14 (8.28%) UNIX
3 11 (6.51%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (5.92%) Linux
5 6 (3.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (22.49%) Software Testing
2 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
3 22 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.02%) SDLC
4 16 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (7.69%) Scrum
6 10 (5.92%) Integration Testing
6 10 (5.92%) System Testing
7 7 (4.14%) Analytics
7 7 (4.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (4.14%) Data Modelling
8 5 (2.96%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (2.96%) CRM
8 5 (2.96%) SEO
8 5 (2.96%) Data Architecture
8 5 (2.96%) MapReduce
8 5 (2.96%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.96%) Kimball Methodology
9 4 (2.37%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (2.37%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 120 (71.01%) SQL
2 76 (44.97%) VB.NET
3 74 (43.79%) C#
4 52 (30.77%) VB6
5 51 (30.18%) Java
6 49 (28.99%) JavaScript
7 46 (27.22%) C++
8 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
9 13 (7.69%) VBScript
10 12 (7.10%) Shell Script
10 12 (7.10%) PowerShell
10 12 (7.10%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.92%) Ruby
12 9 (5.33%) VBA
13 6 (3.55%) XPath
14 5 (2.96%) PHP
15 3 (1.78%) ANSI SQL
16 2 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (46.75%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.51%) MCSE
4 2 (1.18%) CCSP
4 2 (1.18%) CCNA
4 2 (1.18%) CISSP
4 2 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.18%) CISA
4 2 (1.18%) CEH
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.33%) QA
2 3 (1.78%) HL7
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 2 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (8.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (27.81%) Microsoft
2 28 (16.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.37%) HP
4 2 (1.18%) Cognos
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe
5 1 (0.59%) Google
5 1 (0.59%) Tableau
Woking, Surrey
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + pensions and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
networx
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £19,000- £24,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago