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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 125 155 109
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -46
Permanent jobs citing VB 88 70 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.94% 1.37% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 2.59% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 64 104
Average salary £30,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £28,740
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,500 £57,500
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
2290 2698 2585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.40% 52.83% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 2326 2214
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Redhill -2 8 £52,500 +29.62% 1
Leatherhead -5 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Staines -18 7 £37,500 -31.81%
Guildford +9 5 £27,500 -25.67%
Epsom - 5 £27,000 -
Chertsey -2 2 £30,250 -
Camberley 0 1 £23,000 -26.40%
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 116 (69.88%) .NET
2 111 (66.87%) SQL
3 90 (54.22%) C#
4 85 (51.20%) Windows
5 80 (48.19%) Degree
6 77 (46.39%) SQL Server
7 69 (41.57%) VB.NET
8 63 (37.95%) Java
9 57 (34.34%) JavaScript
10 54 (32.53%) C++
11 46 (27.71%) VB6
12 42 (25.30%) Microsoft
13 41 (24.70%) Mathematics
14 39 (23.49%) Finance
15 35 (21.08%) HTML
16 34 (20.48%) Software Testing
17 29 (17.47%) Oracle
18 28 (16.87%) Software Engineering
18 28 (16.87%) Physics
19 27 (16.27%) Chemistry
19 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
20 26 (15.66%) PL/SQL
20 26 (15.66%) XML
21 23 (13.86%) ASP.NET
21 23 (13.86%) DNS
21 23 (13.86%) SDLC
22 22 (13.25%) Derivative
22 22 (13.25%) Equities
23 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
23 21 (12.65%) MS Excel

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (3.01%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.01%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (12.65%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.64%) MS Office
3 9 (5.42%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.86%) DNS
2 11 (6.63%) Wireless
3 10 (6.02%) DHCP
4 8 (4.82%) Internet
5 4 (2.41%) Firewall
5 4 (2.41%) IPsec
5 4 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.41%) SSL
5 4 (2.41%) DMZ
5 4 (2.41%) VPN
6 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.60%) HTTP
7 1 (0.60%) GPRS
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) LTE
7 1 (0.60%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.60%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (46.39%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.02%) MS Access
3 10 (6.02%) Oracle Database
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.42%) Hadoop
4 9 (5.42%) Apache Hive
4 9 (5.42%) Big Data
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.20%) QlikView
8 2 (1.20%) MySQL
9 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (6.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.61%) NUnit
2 6 (3.61%) MSTest
2 6 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (3.61%) Moq
3 4 (2.41%) HP UFT
4 3 (1.81%) Subversion
4 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (23.49%) Finance
2 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Legal
5 2 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 118 (71.08%) Developer
2 37 (22.29%) Analyst
3 31 (18.67%) C# Developer
4 29 (17.47%) .NET Developer
5 28 (16.87%) Technical Support
6 27 (16.27%) Applications Support
6 27 (16.27%) Support Analyst
6 27 (16.27%) Technical Support Analyst
6 27 (16.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 27 (16.27%) Technical Analyst
7 25 (15.06%) Junior
8 24 (14.46%) Junior Developer
9 22 (13.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (12.05%) VB Developer
11 17 (10.24%) Software Developer
12 15 (9.04%) Applications Developer
13 14 (8.43%) Junior Analyst
13 14 (8.43%) Microsoft Developer
13 14 (8.43%) Junior Support Analyst
14 13 (7.83%) Junior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (69.88%) .NET
2 35 (21.08%) HTML
3 26 (15.66%) XML
4 23 (13.86%) ASP.NET
5 14 (8.43%) CSS
5 14 (8.43%) JSON
6 8 (4.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (4.22%) .NET Framework
7 7 (4.22%) Web Services
8 6 (3.61%) WinForms
8 6 (3.61%) XSLT
8 6 (3.61%) WCF
8 6 (3.61%) WPF
8 6 (3.61%) Spring.NET
8 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (3.61%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (3.61%) Ninject
8 6 (3.61%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (2.41%) ADO
10 3 (1.81%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Mathematics
2 28 (16.87%) Physics
3 27 (16.27%) Chemistry
3 27 (16.27%) Computer Science
4 22 (13.25%) Equities
4 22 (13.25%) Derivative
5 16 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.42%) Social Media
7 6 (3.61%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.41%) PKI
9 3 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.81%) ASTM
9 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 2 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.60%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 85 (51.20%) Windows
2 16 (9.64%) UNIX
3 15 (9.04%) Linux
4 14 (8.43%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.22%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.48%) Software Testing
2 28 (16.87%) Software Engineering
3 23 (13.86%) SDLC
4 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.04%) Scrum
6 13 (7.83%) Integration Testing
6 13 (7.83%) System Testing
7 12 (7.23%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (5.42%) MVC
9 9 (5.42%) SEO
10 7 (4.22%) TDD
11 6 (3.61%) Data Modelling
11 6 (3.61%) OO
11 6 (3.61%) Manual Testing
11 6 (3.61%) Kanban
11 6 (3.61%) Financial Modelling
11 6 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.61%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (3.61%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 111 (66.87%) SQL
2 90 (54.22%) C#
3 69 (41.57%) VB.NET
4 63 (37.95%) Java
5 57 (34.34%) JavaScript
6 54 (32.53%) C++
7 46 (27.71%) VB6
8 26 (15.66%) PL/SQL
9 18 (10.84%) Shell Script
10 12 (7.23%) VBScript
11 10 (6.02%) PHP
11 10 (6.02%) PowerShell
12 9 (5.42%) Ruby
13 8 (4.82%) T-SQL
14 6 (3.61%) XPath
14 6 (3.61%) VBA
15 4 (2.41%) C
16 3 (1.81%) ANSI SQL
17 1 (0.60%) Python
17 1 (0.60%) Ada
Qualifications
1 80 (48.19%) Degree
2 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.82%) MCSE
4 4 (2.41%) CCSP
4 4 (2.41%) CCNA
4 4 (2.41%) CISSP
4 4 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.41%) CISA
4 4 (2.41%) CEH
5 1 (0.60%) MCITP
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) MCSA
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
5 1 (0.60%) MCP
5 1 (0.60%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.83%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) HL7
2 3 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.60%) XenApp
2 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.41%) WMI
2 1 (0.60%) WSUS
2 1 (0.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.47%) Oracle
3 4 (2.41%) HP
4 1 (0.60%) Citrix
4 1 (0.60%) Siemens
4 1 (0.60%) Sophos
4 1 (0.60%) MobileIron
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Woking
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago