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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 166 125 161
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +36
Permanent jobs citing VB 44 89 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.11% 2.01% 1.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 3.90% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 86 53
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.55%
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
2038 2280 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 51.37% 51.57% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1800 1998 2383
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 May 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 May 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
Leatherhead +15 10 £45,000 -
Woking +3 8 £28,000 -55.73% 2
Farnham - 4 £42,500 -
Redhill -1 3 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Reigate - 3 £45,000 -
Egham - 1 £40,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £35,000 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £52,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 65 (83.33%) SQL
2 44 (56.41%) .NET
3 43 (55.13%) C#
4 31 (39.74%) SQL Server
5 26 (33.33%) C++
5 26 (33.33%) Unix
5 26 (33.33%) Linux
6 24 (30.77%) Windows
7 21 (26.92%) Oracle
7 21 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 20 (25.64%) SDLC
8 20 (25.64%) Integration Testing
9 19 (24.36%) System Testing
9 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
9 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
9 19 (24.36%) Shell Script
10 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
12 16 (20.51%) SLA
13 14 (17.95%) VB.NET
13 14 (17.95%) Degree
13 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (16.67%) IIS
15 12 (15.38%) Java
15 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 11 (14.10%) Logistics
16 11 (14.10%) Finance
17 10 (12.82%) VMware
17 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
17 10 (12.82%) Software Testing

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 13 (16.67%) IIS
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.85%) SAS
4 2 (2.56%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (21.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Hyperion Enterprise
1 1 (1.28%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) Office 365
2 8 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.56%) Sage Pay
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) SAN
2 5 (6.41%) WebEx
3 2 (2.56%) DHCP
3 2 (2.56%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.74%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.28%) DTS
8 1 (1.28%) Essbase
8 1 (1.28%) MySQL
8 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) JUnit
1 2 (2.56%) NUnit
1 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.56%) TestNG
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.28%) JMeter
2 1 (1.28%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 11 (14.10%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Military
3 4 (5.13%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Banking
4 2 (2.56%) French Language
4 2 (2.56%) German Language
4 2 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (38.46%) Analyst
2 26 (33.33%) Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 14 (17.95%) .NET Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) Applications Support
7 11 (14.10%) .NET Software Developer
7 11 (14.10%) Applications Support Analyst
7 11 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (14.10%) C# Developer
8 10 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (12.82%) C++ Developer
8 10 (12.82%) C++ Software Developer
8 10 (12.82%) Software Analyst
9 9 (11.54%) C++/C# Developer
9 9 (11.54%) Technical Support
10 8 (10.26%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) Software Engineer
10 8 (10.26%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (56.41%) .NET
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.97%) CSS
5 5 (6.41%) COM+
6 4 (5.13%) XML
7 3 (3.85%) Classic ASP
8 2 (2.56%) CGI
8 2 (2.56%) Web Services
9 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.28%) Ajax
9 1 (1.28%) Flash
9 1 (1.28%) HTML5
9 1 (1.28%) jQuery
9 1 (1.28%) MSMQ
9 1 (1.28%) SOAP
9 1 (1.28%) WCF
9 1 (1.28%) WinForms
9 1 (1.28%) XHTML
9 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Mathematics
2 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (8.97%) Chemistry
3 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.97%) Physics
4 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.13%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.56%) Fintech
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.28%) BYOD
8 1 (1.28%) EPoS
8 1 (1.28%) FMCG
8 1 (1.28%) iPhone
8 1 (1.28%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.28%) Statistics
8 1 (1.28%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Linux
1 26 (33.33%) Unix
2 24 (30.77%) Windows
3 21 (26.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (8.97%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.28%) Android
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Integration Testing
1 20 (25.64%) SDLC
2 19 (24.36%) Software Engineering
2 19 (24.36%) System Testing
3 11 (14.10%) Logistics
4 10 (12.82%) Software Testing
5 9 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (8.97%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.97%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (8.97%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (5.13%) Project Management
8 3 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.85%) CRM
8 3 (3.85%) ERP
8 3 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.56%) Test Management
9 2 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (83.33%) SQL
2 43 (55.13%) C#
3 26 (33.33%) C++
4 19 (24.36%) PL/SQL
4 19 (24.36%) Shell Script
5 14 (17.95%) VB.NET
6 12 (15.38%) Java
7 8 (10.26%) PowerShell
8 7 (8.97%) VB6
9 5 (6.41%) VBScript
10 4 (5.13%) C
10 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.85%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.28%) PHP
12 1 (1.28%) Python
12 1 (1.28%) R
12 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (1.28%) CCA
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.28%) ISEB
6 1 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.28%) XenApp
4 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) SCCM
2 9 (11.54%) NetBackup
2 9 (11.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Oracle
2 18 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.82%) VMware
4 9 (11.54%) NetApp
5 7 (8.97%) Dell
6 4 (5.13%) SAP
7 2 (2.56%) Apple
7 2 (2.56%) CyberSource
7 2 (2.56%) DataCash
7 2 (2.56%) Elavon
7 2 (2.56%) Hitachi
7 2 (2.56%) Sage
7 2 (2.56%) TSYS
7 2 (2.56%) VeriFone
7 2 (2.56%) VocaLink
7 2 (2.56%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.28%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.28%) Syclo
8 1 (1.28%) Telerik
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