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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 168 114 77
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -37
Permanent jobs citing VB 45 97 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.95% 2.04% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 4.12% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 42 86 159
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,500 £50,000
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
2488 2357 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 52.52% 49.67% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2030 2587
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Dorking - 5 £52,500 -
Camberley -6 4 £31,250 +38.88%
Leatherhead -13 4 £37,500 +36.36%
Woking -18 3 £30,000 - 2
Redhill -11 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Reigate - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford -3 1 £38,500 +2.66%
Chertsey -7 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 84 (72.41%) .NET
2 79 (68.10%) SQL Server
3 67 (57.76%) C#
4 53 (45.69%) SQL
4 53 (45.69%) XML
5 47 (40.52%) ASP.NET
5 47 (40.52%) VB.NET
6 43 (37.07%) Microsoft
7 39 (33.62%) Java
8 38 (32.76%) HTML
9 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
9 34 (29.31%) MS Excel
9 34 (29.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (28.45%) C++
11 28 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
12 27 (23.28%) Web Services
13 24 (20.69%) VB6
14 22 (18.97%) Windows
15 21 (18.10%) VBScript
16 20 (17.24%) CSS
17 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
18 18 (15.52%) Degree
18 18 (15.52%) XSLT
19 17 (14.66%) Mathematics
19 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
20 16 (13.79%) OO
21 15 (12.93%) Finance
21 15 (12.93%) Linux
22 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) IIS
3 2 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.72%) LiveCycle
3 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.86%) Lync
4 1 (0.86%) Documentum
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 34 (29.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) Extranet
2 2 (1.72%) Internet
3 1 (0.86%) DHCP
3 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.86%) DNS
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
3 1 (0.86%) SAN
3 1 (0.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (68.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (29.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (9.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (8.62%) DTS
7 10 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.17%) OLAP
10 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 7
11 4 (3.45%) Star Schema
12 3 (2.59%) MS Access
13 2 (1.72%) MySQL
14 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) NUnit
3 1 (0.86%) JIRA
3 1 (0.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (0.86%) Moq
3 1 (0.86%) MSTest
3 1 (0.86%) MSI
3 1 (0.86%) InstallShield
General
1 15 (12.93%) Finance
2 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.72%) Banking
2 2 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (0.86%) Marketing
3 1 (0.86%) Electronics
3 1 (0.86%) Automotive
3 1 (0.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 85 (73.28%) Developer
2 30 (25.86%) .NET Developer
3 16 (13.79%) Applications Developer
4 15 (12.93%) Software Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.62%) .NET Applications Developer
7 9 (7.76%) Development Manager
7 9 (7.76%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.90%) Web Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) DBA
10 6 (5.17%) Graduate
10 6 (5.17%) SQL DBA
10 6 (5.17%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Junior Developer
11 5 (4.31%) SQL Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (4.31%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (72.41%) .NET
2 53 (45.69%) XML
3 47 (40.52%) ASP.NET
4 38 (32.76%) HTML
5 27 (23.28%) Web Services
6 20 (17.24%) CSS
7 18 (15.52%) XSLT
8 7 (6.03%) jQuery
9 6 (5.17%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.45%) Regular Expression
10 4 (3.45%) WCF
11 3 (2.59%) Ajax
12 2 (1.72%) SOAP
12 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.72%) WF
13 1 (0.86%) JSON
13 1 (0.86%) Application Packaging
13 1 (0.86%) Ruby on Rails
13 1 (0.86%) WPF
13 1 (0.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.48%) Kindle
3 10 (8.62%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.59%) Clustering
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.86%) Tandem
8 1 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.97%) Windows
2 15 (12.93%) Linux
3 12 (10.34%) UNIX
4 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.72%) AIX
7 1 (0.86%) HPUX
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.38%) Software Engineering
2 16 (13.79%) OO
3 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
4 13 (11.21%) Refactoring
4 13 (11.21%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (11.21%) Parallel Computing
4 13 (11.21%) Software Architecture
5 11 (9.48%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.62%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.62%) Regression Testing
6 10 (8.62%) Performance Management
6 10 (8.62%) Mobile Application Development
6 10 (8.62%) Business Analysis
6 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.90%) Project Management
8 6 (5.17%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.31%) MVC
10 4 (3.45%) ETL
10 4 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (57.76%) C#
2 53 (45.69%) SQL
3 47 (40.52%) VB.NET
4 39 (33.62%) Java
5 34 (29.31%) JavaScript
6 33 (28.45%) C++
7 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
8 24 (20.69%) VB6
9 21 (18.10%) VBScript
10 13 (11.21%) VBA
11 8 (6.90%) C
12 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
13 6 (5.17%) Perl
14 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
14 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (15.52%) Degree
2 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.34%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (4.31%) MCSE
7 3 (2.59%) MCP
8 1 (0.86%) MCITP
8 1 (0.86%) MCSA
8 1 (0.86%) CCNA
8 1 (0.86%) ISEB
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) QA
2 11 (9.48%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) vSphere
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.86%) vCloud
3 1 (0.86%) KVM
3 1 (0.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) FortiGate
1 2 (1.72%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
2 1 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (37.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) Oracle
3 5 (4.31%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.31%) VMware
4 4 (3.45%) Cognos
4 4 (3.45%) Business Objects
5 3 (2.59%) Citrix
6 2 (1.72%) McAfee
6 2 (1.72%) Adobe
6 2 (1.72%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.72%) Altiris
7 1 (0.86%) Telerik
7 1 (0.86%) Mitel
7 1 (0.86%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.86%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) Symantec
7 1 (0.86%) Dell
7 1 (0.86%) BT
7 1 (0.86%) Kofax
Richmond, Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 5 days ago
Shepperton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago