The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 127 134 159
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB 60 86 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.76% 1.95% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 3.84% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 57 77 58
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1823 2238 2628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.46% 50.66% 53.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1609 1988 2232
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Surrey

VB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +18 9 £38,000 +76.74%
Leatherhead +23 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Woking +4 5 £42,500 +102.38% 4
Epsom -1 5 £47,500 +75.92%
Redhill +20 4 £47,500 -9.52%
Guildford +16 4 £65,000 +136.36%
Horley - 2 £30,000 -
Staines +13 1 - -
Farnham - 1 £49,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VB.

1 80 (76.92%) SQL
2 46 (44.23%) .NET
2 46 (44.23%) SQL Server
3 45 (43.27%) C#
4 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 36 (34.62%) Windows
6 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (27.88%) T-SQL
8 27 (25.96%) Windows Server
9 25 (24.04%) VB.NET
9 25 (24.04%) Linux
10 24 (23.08%) Unix
11 23 (22.12%) SDLC
12 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
12 22 (21.15%) Oracle
12 22 (21.15%) PowerShell
13 20 (19.23%) Software Testing
13 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET
14 19 (18.27%) C++
14 19 (18.27%) Finance
14 19 (18.27%) VB6
15 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
15 18 (17.31%) PL/SQL
16 17 (16.35%) VBScript
16 17 (16.35%) IIS
16 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
17 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (15.38%) HTML
18 15 (14.42%) Scrum
18 15 (14.42%) VMware

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (16.35%) IIS
2 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (8.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.85%) CMS
3 4 (3.85%) JBoss
3 4 (3.85%) Moodle
3 4 (3.85%) Totara
3 4 (3.85%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.96%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.65%) Office 365
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) SAN
2 5 (4.81%) Firewall
3 4 (3.85%) SNMP
4 3 (2.88%) SSL
5 2 (1.92%) DHCP
5 2 (1.92%) DNS
5 2 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (0.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (3.85%) Adabas
6 4 (3.85%) MySQL
6 4 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.92%) DTS
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 7
9 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.96%) Essbase
9 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (13.46%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.54%) Subversion
4 8 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 8 (7.69%) TestComplete
4 8 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (6.73%) Selenium
6 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.81%) JUnit
6 5 (4.81%) NUnit
6 5 (4.81%) TestNG
7 4 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.85%) Maven
7 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.88%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.88%) HP UFT
8 3 (2.88%) JIRA
8 3 (2.88%) LoadRunner
8 3 (2.88%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.73%) Military
3 4 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (30.77%) Analyst
1 32 (30.77%) Developer
2 26 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 17 (16.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (13.46%) .NET Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Applications Support
5 12 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) Test Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) Technical Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Support Analyst
8 9 (8.65%) Applications Support Analyst
8 9 (8.65%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (8.65%) SQL Developer
8 9 (8.65%) VB Developer
9 8 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (44.23%) .NET
2 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET
3 16 (15.38%) HTML
4 9 (8.65%) CSS
5 8 (7.69%) jQuery
5 8 (7.69%) XML
6 7 (6.73%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (6.73%) Classic ASP
6 7 (6.73%) JSON
6 7 (6.73%) RESTful
6 7 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (5.77%) CGI
7 6 (5.77%) COM+
8 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.81%) Web Services
9 4 (3.85%) EJB
9 4 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (3.85%) J2EE
9 4 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.46%) Client/Server
2 13 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (6.73%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.81%) Chemistry
5 5 (4.81%) Physics
6 4 (3.85%) HP Storage
6 4 (3.85%) Learning Management System
7 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.96%) BYOD
9 1 (0.96%) EPoS
9 1 (0.96%) FMCG
9 1 (0.96%) iPhone
9 1 (0.96%) PlayStation
9 1 (0.96%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.62%) Windows
2 27 (25.96%) Windows Server
3 25 (24.04%) Linux
4 24 (23.08%) Unix
5 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.73%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (3.85%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.96%) Android
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.12%) SDLC
3 20 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
5 15 (14.42%) Scrum
6 14 (13.46%) Integration Testing
6 14 (13.46%) System Testing
7 11 (10.58%) Logistics
8 9 (8.65%) Problem Management
9 8 (7.69%) BDD
9 8 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.73%) Issue Tracking
10 7 (6.73%) Manual Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Mobile Device Management
10 7 (6.73%) Regression Testing
10 7 (6.73%) Server Virtualisation
10 7 (6.73%) Time Management
10 7 (6.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (76.92%) SQL
2 45 (43.27%) C#
3 29 (27.88%) T-SQL
4 25 (24.04%) VB.NET
5 22 (21.15%) PowerShell
6 19 (18.27%) C++
6 19 (18.27%) VB6
7 18 (17.31%) PL/SQL
8 17 (16.35%) VBScript
9 14 (13.46%) Shell Script
10 11 (10.58%) Java
11 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
12 5 (4.81%) PHP
13 4 (3.85%) C
13 4 (3.85%) NATURAL
14 2 (1.92%) VBA
15 1 (0.96%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.96%) ActionScript 3.0
15 1 (0.96%) R
15 1 (0.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 15 (14.42%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.62%) Degree
4 7 (6.73%) ISEB
4 7 (6.73%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.85%) Sun Certification
6 3 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.92%) MCP
8 1 (0.96%) CCA
8 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) SLA
2 8 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
3 7 (6.73%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.81%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.96%) XenApp
5 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (12.50%) SCCM
2 11 (10.58%) SCOM
3 9 (8.65%) NetBackup
3 9 (8.65%) WSUS
4 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.15%) Oracle
3 15 (14.42%) VMware
4 14 (13.46%) NetApp
5 8 (7.69%) HP
6 7 (6.73%) Dell
7 5 (4.81%) Cisco
7 5 (4.81%) EMC
8 4 (3.85%) Sun
8 4 (3.85%) TOWER Software
9 3 (2.88%) SAP
10 2 (1.92%) Adobe
11 1 (0.96%) Citrix
11 1 (0.96%) Google
11 1 (0.96%) Hyperion
11 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.96%) Syclo
11 1 (0.96%) Telerik
11 1 (0.96%) Wyse
Godalming, Surrey
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + negotiable + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Woking
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Woking, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago