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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 150 114 93
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB 65 105 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.30% 2.14% 2.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 4.21% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 149
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 £52,500 £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
2672 2494 2930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 53.32% 50.92% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2110 2622
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 August 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 -7 9 £52,500 +75.00%
Leatherhead -17 6 £43,750 +34.61%
Redhill -15 5 £37,500 -16.66%
Camberley +4 4 £31,250 -
Reigate -20 3 £38,216 +27.38%
Staines +14 2 £55,000 -
Guildford +6 1 £37,000 -12.94%
Woking -34 1 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Chertsey - 1 - -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 90 (72.00%) .NET
2 84 (67.20%) SQL Server
3 70 (56.00%) C#
4 58 (46.40%) SQL
5 53 (42.40%) VB.NET
6 52 (41.60%) ASP.NET
7 51 (40.80%) XML
8 48 (38.40%) Microsoft
9 44 (35.20%) Java
10 36 (28.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (26.40%) C++
11 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
12 32 (25.60%) HTML
13 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
14 29 (23.20%) T-SQL
15 28 (22.40%) Web Services
15 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (21.60%) Windows
17 26 (20.80%) VB6
18 22 (17.60%) Software Engineering
19 20 (16.00%) Degree
19 20 (16.00%) VBScript
20 18 (14.40%) CSS
20 18 (14.40%) Mathematics
21 17 (13.60%) XSLT
21 17 (13.60%) Linux
21 17 (13.60%) OO
22 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
22 16 (12.80%) Finance
22 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.60%) Lync
2 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.60%) IIS
3 1 (0.80%) Documentum
3 1 (0.80%) CMS
3 1 (0.80%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) Extranet
2 2 (1.60%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) SAN
3 1 (0.80%) DHCP
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (67.20%) SQL Server
2 36 (28.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (22.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (8.00%) DTS
8 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (6.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (6.40%) OLAP
10 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
11 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 7
11 4 (3.20%) Star Schema
12 3 (2.40%) MS Access
13 2 (1.60%) MySQL
14 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.20%) NUnit
2 4 (3.20%) MSTest
2 4 (3.20%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (3.20%) Moq
3 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.60%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.60%) MSI
4 1 (0.80%) JIRA
General
1 16 (12.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.00%) Retail
3 2 (1.60%) Banking
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Military
4 1 (0.80%) Electronics
4 1 (0.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.80%) Legal
4 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 90 (72.00%) Developer
2 34 (27.20%) .NET Developer
3 15 (12.00%) Applications Developer
3 15 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 12 (9.60%) Senior Developer
5 11 (8.80%) Development Manager
6 9 (7.20%) Web Developer
6 9 (7.20%) C# Developer
6 9 (7.20%) .NET Applications Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Analyst
8 6 (4.80%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (4.80%) Junior Web Developer
8 6 (4.80%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.80%) Junior Developer
8 6 (4.80%) DBA
8 6 (4.80%) Junior
8 6 (4.80%) Graduate
9 5 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (72.00%) .NET
2 52 (41.60%) ASP.NET
3 51 (40.80%) XML
4 32 (25.60%) HTML
5 28 (22.40%) Web Services
6 18 (14.40%) CSS
7 17 (13.60%) XSLT
8 7 (5.60%) jQuery
8 7 (5.60%) WCF
9 6 (4.80%) .NET Framework
10 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.20%) WPF
11 4 (3.20%) Application Packaging
11 4 (3.20%) Spring.NET
11 4 (3.20%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (3.20%) Ninject
11 4 (3.20%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (3.20%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (3.20%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Mathematics
2 12 (9.60%) Mobile App
3 11 (8.80%) Kindle
4 4 (3.20%) Tandem
4 4 (3.20%) PACS
4 4 (3.20%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.80%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.60%) Windows
2 17 (13.60%) Linux
3 10 (8.00%) UNIX
4 4 (3.20%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) AIX
7 1 (0.80%) HPUX
7 1 (0.80%) Solaris
7 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.60%) Software Engineering
2 17 (13.60%) OO
3 13 (10.40%) Refactoring
3 13 (10.40%) Software Architecture
3 13 (10.40%) Parallel Computing
4 12 (9.60%) Mobile Application Development
4 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
4 12 (9.60%) Performance Management
4 12 (9.60%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (9.60%) E-Commerce
5 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (8.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.20%) Regression Testing
8 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.40%) MVC
8 8 (6.40%) Project Management
9 7 (5.60%) Scrum
10 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (3.20%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 70 (56.00%) C#
2 58 (46.40%) SQL
3 53 (42.40%) VB.NET
4 44 (35.20%) Java
5 33 (26.40%) C++
6 31 (24.80%) JavaScript
7 29 (23.20%) T-SQL
8 26 (20.80%) VB6
9 20 (16.00%) VBScript
10 14 (11.20%) VBA
11 11 (8.80%) C
12 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
13 5 (4.00%) PL/SQL
14 4 (3.20%) Python
15 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.60%) Perl
17 1 (0.80%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Degree
2 16 (12.80%) Security Cleared
3 11 (8.80%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.20%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (3.20%) MCP
6 4 (3.20%) MCSE
7 1 (0.80%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) QA
2 11 (8.80%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) UAG
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.80%) vSphere
4 1 (0.80%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) SCCM
2 2 (1.60%) SCOM
2 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.60%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.80%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 48 (38.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.20%) Oracle
3 6 (4.80%) VMware
4 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.20%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.20%) Cognos
5 2 (1.60%) LANDesk
5 2 (1.60%) Altiris
5 2 (1.60%) Symantec
5 2 (1.60%) Citrix
6 1 (0.80%) SAP
6 1 (0.80%) Adobe
6 1 (0.80%) Dell
6 1 (0.80%) McAfee
6 1 (0.80%) Kofax
6 1 (0.80%) Telerik
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Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £1 per annum
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Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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