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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 114 161 96
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -65
Permanent jobs citing VB 86 58 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.96% 1.13% 2.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.84% 2.10% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 83 50 145
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
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
2237 2764 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 51.04% 53.95% 50.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1949 2368 2339
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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
Leatherhead +10 12 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Redhill +5 10 £52,500 +20.68%
Guildford +8 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Dorking - 6 £57,500 -
Woking - 4 £63,250 - 2
Staines - 3 £32,500 -
Chertsey - 3 £37,500 -
Egham - 1 £30,500 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 127 (70.95%) .NET
2 123 (68.72%) C#
3 105 (58.66%) Windows
4 99 (55.31%) SQL
5 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
6 71 (39.66%) VB.NET
7 69 (38.55%) JavaScript
8 68 (37.99%) Java
9 67 (37.43%) Degree
10 61 (34.08%) C++
11 59 (32.96%) Finance
12 54 (30.17%) VB6
13 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
13 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET
14 39 (21.79%) HTML
15 37 (20.67%) Software Engineering
16 36 (20.11%) Computer Science
17 35 (19.55%) XML
18 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
19 28 (15.64%) Scrum
20 27 (15.08%) Oracle
20 27 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (13.97%) VBScript
22 24 (13.41%) MVC
22 24 (13.41%) .NET Framework
23 23 (12.85%) Derivative
23 23 (12.85%) Equities
24 22 (12.29%) Internet
25 21 (11.73%) WinForms
25 21 (11.73%) Software Testing

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.23%) IIS
3 3 (1.68%) Apache Pig
3 3 (1.68%) SAS
4 2 (1.12%) JBoss
4 2 (1.12%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.26%) MS Office
3 3 (1.68%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.29%) Internet
2 20 (11.17%) DNS
3 15 (8.38%) Wireless
4 5 (2.79%) DHCP
5 4 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.23%) IPsec
5 4 (2.23%) Firewall
5 4 (2.23%) DMZ
5 4 (2.23%) VPN
5 4 (2.23%) SSL
6 3 (1.68%) HTTP
6 3 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.68%) GPRS
7 1 (0.56%) VoLTE
7 1 (0.56%) OpenScape
7 1 (0.56%) VoIP
7 1 (0.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (6.70%) MS Access
5 11 (6.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.47%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.91%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.23%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (2.23%) MySQL
11 3 (1.68%) Big Data
11 3 (1.68%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.68%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.12%) Adabas
12 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (8.38%) MSTest
1 15 (8.38%) Rhino Mocks
1 15 (8.38%) Moq
1 15 (8.38%) NUnit
2 11 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 9 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.23%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (1.68%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (1.68%) Subversion
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 59 (32.96%) Finance
2 18 (10.06%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.26%) Retail
4 5 (2.79%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.23%) Electronics
6 3 (1.68%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.68%) Military
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (70.95%) Developer
2 40 (22.35%) .NET Developer
3 34 (18.99%) C# Developer
4 25 (13.97%) Analyst
5 24 (13.41%) VB Developer
6 22 (12.29%) Graduate
7 21 (11.73%) Junior
7 21 (11.73%) Junior Developer
8 18 (10.06%) Graduate Developer
9 16 (8.94%) Technical Support
10 15 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (8.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 15 (8.38%) Junior .NET Developer
11 14 (7.82%) Software Developer
11 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Developer
12 11 (6.15%) Software Engineer
12 11 (6.15%) Web Developer
12 11 (6.15%) Applications Support
13 10 (5.59%) AWS Developer
13 10 (5.59%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (70.95%) .NET
2 46 (25.70%) ASP.NET
3 39 (21.79%) HTML
4 35 (19.55%) XML
5 24 (13.41%) .NET Framework
6 21 (11.73%) WinForms
7 19 (10.61%) CSS
8 18 (10.06%) WPF
9 17 (9.50%) WCF
10 16 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (8.38%) Castle Windsor
11 15 (8.38%) Ninject
11 15 (8.38%) Unity DI Container
11 15 (8.38%) Spring.NET
11 15 (8.38%) Web Services
12 14 (7.82%) JSON
13 6 (3.35%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (3.35%) XSLT
14 4 (2.23%) Ajax
14 4 (2.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.11%) Computer Science
2 27 (15.08%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (12.85%) Derivative
3 23 (12.85%) Equities
4 20 (11.17%) Mathematics
5 15 (8.38%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (6.15%) Physics
6 11 (6.15%) Social Media
7 10 (5.59%) Chemistry
8 7 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (3.35%) Telematics
10 4 (2.23%) PKI
10 4 (2.23%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.68%) User Experience
11 3 (1.68%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.68%) ASTM
11 3 (1.68%) Streaming Video
12 2 (1.12%) Open Source
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 105 (58.66%) Windows
2 19 (10.61%) Linux
3 18 (10.06%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.15%) UNIX
5 7 (3.91%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) HPUX
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (20.67%) Software Engineering
2 34 (18.99%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.64%) Scrum
4 24 (13.41%) MVC
5 21 (11.73%) Software Testing
6 17 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (8.38%) Dependency Injection
7 15 (8.38%) MVVM
7 15 (8.38%) Web Application Development
7 15 (8.38%) Integration Testing
7 15 (8.38%) Kanban
7 15 (8.38%) TDD
8 14 (7.82%) E-Commerce
9 12 (6.70%) OO
10 11 (6.15%) SEO
10 11 (6.15%) Logistics
10 11 (6.15%) System Testing
10 11 (6.15%) Time Management
11 9 (5.03%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (68.72%) C#
2 99 (55.31%) SQL
3 71 (39.66%) VB.NET
4 69 (38.55%) JavaScript
5 68 (37.99%) Java
6 61 (34.08%) C++
7 54 (30.17%) VB6
8 25 (13.97%) VBScript
9 20 (11.17%) PHP
10 18 (10.06%) PL/SQL
11 15 (8.38%) Shell Script
12 14 (7.82%) PowerShell
13 12 (6.70%) C
14 10 (5.59%) T-SQL
15 7 (3.91%) Ruby
16 6 (3.35%) XPath
17 3 (1.68%) VBA
18 1 (0.56%) Python
18 1 (0.56%) Ada
18 1 (0.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 67 (37.43%) Degree
2 7 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.35%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.23%) CEH
4 4 (2.23%) CISA
4 4 (2.23%) CCSP
4 4 (2.23%) CCNA
4 4 (2.23%) CISSP
4 4 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) HNC
6 1 (0.56%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) PhD
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) MCITP
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.38%) QA
2 3 (1.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.68%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.56%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.56%) XenApp
5 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.23%) WMI
2 3 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.08%) Oracle
3 9 (5.03%) Citrix
3 9 (5.03%) VMware
4 7 (3.91%) Cisco
5 6 (3.35%) 3Com
5 6 (3.35%) TOWER Software
5 6 (3.35%) Dell
6 4 (2.23%) HP
7 1 (0.56%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.56%) Tableau
7 1 (0.56%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) Sophos
7 1 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.56%) Siemens
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago