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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 134 159 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -71
Permanent jobs citing VB 86 42 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.94% 0.97% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 1.91% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 38 144
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
2235 2198 2743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.29% 50.87% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1940 1857 2479
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Guildford +3 13 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Woking +8 9 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Reigate -3 9 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Egham - 9 £29,500 -
Dorking - 6 £25,000 - 1
Redhill - 4 £52,500 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £35,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £37,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 88 (72.13%) C#
2 80 (65.57%) .NET
3 58 (47.54%) Windows
4 56 (45.90%) SQL
5 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
6 49 (40.16%) VB.NET
7 45 (36.89%) ASP.NET
8 44 (36.07%) SQL Server
8 44 (36.07%) HTML
9 39 (31.97%) Finance
10 38 (31.15%) C++
11 35 (28.69%) VB6
12 33 (27.05%) VBScript
12 33 (27.05%) XML
12 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
13 32 (26.23%) Degree
13 32 (26.23%) Computer Science
14 31 (25.41%) Java
15 29 (23.77%) .NET Framework
15 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
16 26 (21.31%) CSS
17 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (17.21%) MVC
19 20 (16.39%) Web Services
20 17 (13.93%) Internet
20 17 (13.93%) WinForms
20 17 (13.93%) WCF
21 16 (13.11%) Scrum
21 16 (13.11%) C
22 15 (12.30%) SharePoint

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (12.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.74%) MediaWiki
3 6 (4.92%) IIS
4 5 (4.10%) JBoss
5 2 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.64%) Lync
5 2 (1.64%) LiveCycle
5 2 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
1 14 (11.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.93%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) Wireless
3 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.46%) GPRS
4 2 (1.64%) SAN
4 2 (1.64%) Firewall
4 2 (1.64%) WAN
4 2 (1.64%) HTTP
5 1 (0.82%) DNS
5 1 (0.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (6.56%) MySQL
5 6 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.10%) Adabas
6 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.46%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.64%) QlikView
8 2 (1.64%) MS Access
9 1 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) MSTest
1 10 (8.20%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (8.20%) Moq
1 10 (8.20%) NUnit
2 6 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.46%) TestLink
3 3 (2.46%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (31.97%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Aerospace
2 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.92%) Electronics
4 3 (2.46%) Military
4 3 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (0.82%) Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (55.74%) Developer
2 31 (25.41%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.57%) Graduate
4 15 (12.30%) Analyst
5 14 (11.48%) Programmer
5 14 (11.48%) C# Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Graduate Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Software Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Junior
7 11 (9.02%) Junior Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 10 (8.20%) VB Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Junior .NET Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Applications Developer
9 7 (5.74%) Analyst Programmer
9 7 (5.74%) Consultant
9 7 (5.74%) Graduate Programmer
9 7 (5.74%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
10 6 (4.92%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (65.57%) .NET
2 45 (36.89%) ASP.NET
3 44 (36.07%) HTML
4 33 (27.05%) XML
5 29 (23.77%) .NET Framework
6 26 (21.31%) CSS
7 20 (16.39%) Web Services
8 17 (13.93%) WinForms
8 17 (13.93%) WCF
9 14 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (10.66%) WPF
11 12 (9.84%) Spring
11 12 (9.84%) J2EE
12 10 (8.20%) Unity DI Container
12 10 (8.20%) Spring.NET
12 10 (8.20%) Castle Windsor
12 10 (8.20%) Ninject
13 7 (5.74%) SOAP
13 7 (5.74%) Hibernate
13 7 (5.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.23%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Inversion of Control
3 9 (7.38%) Derivative
3 9 (7.38%) Equities
4 7 (5.74%) Open Source
5 6 (4.92%) Telematics
5 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.28%) Kindle
6 4 (3.28%) Clustering
6 4 (3.28%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.46%) User Experience
7 3 (2.46%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.64%) Blog
8 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.54%) Windows
2 14 (11.48%) Linux
3 11 (9.02%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.28%) UNIX
6 3 (2.46%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) AIX
8 1 (0.82%) HPUX
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.77%) Software Engineering
2 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.21%) MVC
4 16 (13.11%) Scrum
5 13 (10.66%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (10.66%) Logistics
6 11 (9.02%) Time Management
7 10 (8.20%) Kanban
7 10 (8.20%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (8.20%) MVVM
7 10 (8.20%) Web Application Development
7 10 (8.20%) TDD
7 10 (8.20%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (7.38%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.38%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Integration Testing
8 9 (7.38%) System Testing
9 8 (6.56%) OO
10 7 (5.74%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (72.13%) C#
2 56 (45.90%) SQL
3 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
4 49 (40.16%) VB.NET
5 38 (31.15%) C++
6 35 (28.69%) VB6
7 33 (27.05%) VBScript
8 31 (25.41%) Java
9 16 (13.11%) C
10 14 (11.48%) PHP
10 14 (11.48%) PowerShell
11 6 (4.92%) Perl
12 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
13 4 (3.28%) Tcl
14 3 (2.46%) VBA
15 2 (1.64%) UniBasic
15 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (26.23%) Degree
2 13 (10.66%) Security Cleared
3 10 (8.20%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.64%) MCITP
4 2 (1.64%) CCNA
4 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.64%) MCSE
4 2 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.20%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (9.02%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.46%) vSphere
3 3 (2.46%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.64%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) VMware
3 12 (9.84%) Citrix
4 10 (8.20%) Cisco
5 9 (7.38%) Dell
5 9 (7.38%) 3Com
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle
7 6 (4.92%) TOWER Software
8 2 (1.64%) Tableau
8 2 (1.64%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.64%) Mitel
8 2 (1.64%) Altiris
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (1.64%) McAfee
8 2 (1.64%) BT
8 2 (1.64%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.64%) Cognos
9 1 (0.82%) Juniper
9 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorking
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Corporate benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
BAE Systems
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,999 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £27,000 - £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago