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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 128 161 119
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -42
Permanent jobs citing VB 88 66 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.89% 1.26% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.74% 2.38% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 60 109
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,000
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
2354 2768 2658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.50% 53.00% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2057 2388 2328
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 12 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Redhill +8 10 £48,750 +20.37%
Guildford +15 6 £27,500 -32.92%
Epsom - 5 £27,000 -
Staines -16 4 £30,500 -44.54%
Chertsey - 3 £37,500 -
Camberley -3 1 £23,000 -26.40% 1
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 128 (71.91%) .NET
2 114 (64.04%) SQL
3 110 (61.80%) C#
4 94 (52.81%) Windows
5 78 (43.82%) SQL Server
6 76 (42.70%) VB.NET
6 76 (42.70%) Degree
7 70 (39.33%) Java
8 65 (36.52%) JavaScript
9 56 (31.46%) C++
10 53 (29.78%) VB6
11 50 (28.09%) Finance
12 42 (23.60%) Microsoft
13 41 (23.03%) HTML
14 36 (20.22%) Mathematics
15 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
16 32 (17.98%) Computer Science
17 31 (17.42%) Oracle
18 30 (16.85%) XML
18 30 (16.85%) Software Engineering
18 30 (16.85%) Software Testing
19 29 (16.29%) SDLC
20 27 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
21 26 (14.61%) PL/SQL
22 23 (12.92%) Equities
22 23 (12.92%) Physics
22 23 (12.92%) Derivative
22 23 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
23 22 (12.36%) Chemistry
23 22 (12.36%) DNS

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.69%) SAS
2 3 (1.69%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.56%) IIS
3 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.43%) MS Office
3 6 (3.37%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.36%) DNS
2 16 (8.99%) Internet
3 14 (7.87%) Wireless
4 7 (3.93%) DHCP
5 4 (2.25%) SSL
5 4 (2.25%) DMZ
5 4 (2.25%) VPN
5 4 (2.25%) IPsec
5 4 (2.25%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (2.25%) Firewall
6 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.12%) HTTP
7 2 (1.12%) GPRS
8 1 (0.56%) VoIP
8 1 (0.56%) LTE
8 1 (0.56%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.56%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (43.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (6.74%) MS Access
4 11 (6.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (5.62%) Oracle Database
6 8 (4.49%) Relational Database
6 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.37%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.37%) Apache Hive
7 6 (3.37%) Big Data
8 5 (2.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.69%) MySQL
9 3 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.74%) Visual Studio
1 12 (6.74%) NUnit
1 12 (6.74%) MSTest
1 12 (6.74%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (6.74%) Moq
2 4 (2.25%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.69%) Subversion
3 3 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.12%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (28.09%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.30%) Retail
4 3 (1.69%) Legal
5 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.12%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 130 (73.03%) Developer
2 34 (19.10%) .NET Developer
2 34 (19.10%) C# Developer
3 31 (17.42%) Analyst
4 28 (15.73%) Junior
4 28 (15.73%) Junior Developer
5 26 (14.61%) Technical Support
6 23 (12.92%) Applications Support
7 22 (12.36%) Applications Support Analyst
7 22 (12.36%) Technical Support Analyst
7 22 (12.36%) Technical Analyst
7 22 (12.36%) Support Analyst
8 21 (11.80%) VB Developer
9 19 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (10.11%) Graduate
11 17 (9.55%) Software Developer
12 16 (8.99%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (7.30%) Microsoft Developer
13 13 (7.30%) Applications Developer
14 12 (6.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (71.91%) .NET
2 41 (23.03%) HTML
3 34 (19.10%) ASP.NET
4 30 (16.85%) XML
5 19 (10.67%) CSS
6 15 (8.43%) .NET Framework
7 14 (7.87%) WinForms
7 14 (7.87%) WPF
8 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (7.30%) JSON
9 12 (6.74%) WCF
9 12 (6.74%) Castle Windsor
9 12 (6.74%) Ninject
9 12 (6.74%) Spring.NET
9 12 (6.74%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
10 8 (4.49%) Web Services
11 6 (3.37%) XSLT
12 4 (2.25%) ADO
13 3 (1.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (20.22%) Mathematics
2 32 (17.98%) Computer Science
3 23 (12.92%) Physics
3 23 (12.92%) Equities
3 23 (12.92%) Derivative
3 23 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (12.36%) Chemistry
5 12 (6.74%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (6.18%) Social Media
7 4 (2.25%) PKI
7 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) ASTM
8 3 (1.69%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.12%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.56%) Statistics
10 1 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 94 (52.81%) Windows
2 18 (10.11%) Windows 7
3 16 (8.99%) UNIX
4 15 (8.43%) Linux
5 8 (4.49%) Windows XP
6 6 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.85%) Software Engineering
1 30 (16.85%) Software Testing
2 29 (16.29%) SDLC
3 27 (15.17%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (11.24%) Scrum
5 18 (10.11%) MVC
6 14 (7.87%) E-Commerce
6 14 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (7.30%) System Testing
7 13 (7.30%) TDD
7 13 (7.30%) Integration Testing
8 12 (6.74%) Kanban
8 12 (6.74%) Dependency Injection
8 12 (6.74%) MVVM
8 12 (6.74%) Web Application Development
9 11 (6.18%) SEO
10 8 (4.49%) Logistics
11 7 (3.93%) OO
11 7 (3.93%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (3.37%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 114 (64.04%) SQL
2 110 (61.80%) C#
3 76 (42.70%) VB.NET
4 70 (39.33%) Java
5 65 (36.52%) JavaScript
6 56 (31.46%) C++
7 53 (29.78%) VB6
8 26 (14.61%) PL/SQL
9 18 (10.11%) Shell Script
10 15 (8.43%) VBScript
11 12 (6.74%) PHP
12 9 (5.06%) Ruby
13 8 (4.49%) T-SQL
13 8 (4.49%) PowerShell
14 6 (3.37%) XPath
14 6 (3.37%) VBA
15 4 (2.25%) C
16 3 (1.69%) ANSI SQL
17 1 (0.56%) Python
17 1 (0.56%) Ada
Qualifications
1 76 (42.70%) Degree
2 7 (3.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.81%) MCSE
4 4 (2.25%) CCSP
4 4 (2.25%) CCNA
4 4 (2.25%) CISSP
4 4 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.25%) CISA
4 4 (2.25%) CEH
5 1 (0.56%) MCITP
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) MCSA
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) MCP
5 1 (0.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) HL7
2 3 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.56%) XenApp
2 1 (0.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (2.25%) WMI
2 2 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.56%) WSUS
3 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.42%) Oracle
3 4 (2.25%) HP
4 1 (0.56%) Citrix
4 1 (0.56%) Siemens
4 1 (0.56%) Sophos
4 1 (0.56%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.56%) VMware
4 1 (0.56%) MobileIron
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £42,000
Posted: 8 days ago