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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 166 172 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -90
Permanent jobs citing VB 44 48 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.94% 1.00% 3.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.89% 2.05% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 40 42 155
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -35.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £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
2323 2341 2767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 49.50% 48.67% 55.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 2039 2505
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Woking +14 9 £25,000 -
Guildford -16 5 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Egham - 5 £30,000 -
Godalming - 3 £37,500 -
Leatherhead - 3 £22,000 - 1
Dorking - 2 £25,500 -
Esher - 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £35,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 76 (67.86%) C#
2 74 (66.07%) .NET
3 63 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 53 (47.32%) HTML
5 50 (44.64%) XML
6 48 (42.86%) SQL
7 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
8 43 (38.39%) VB.NET
9 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET
10 40 (35.71%) Microsoft
11 37 (33.04%) C++
12 36 (32.14%) Java
13 33 (29.46%) MS Excel
14 31 (27.68%) CSS
15 28 (25.00%) VBScript
16 24 (21.43%) Web Services
16 24 (21.43%) Windows
17 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
17 22 (19.64%) Degree
18 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (17.86%) VB6
20 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (16.96%) Finance
21 18 (16.07%) Unit Testing
22 16 (14.29%) .NET Framework
22 16 (14.29%) Linux
22 16 (14.29%) ISO 9001
22 16 (14.29%) XSLT
23 15 (13.39%) OO
23 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.46%) MediaWiki
3 3 (2.68%) IIS
3 3 (2.68%) JBoss
3 3 (2.68%) LiveCycle
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.79%) Lync
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.89%) Documentum
5 1 (0.89%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (29.46%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) Firewall
2 2 (1.79%) WAN
2 2 (1.79%) SAN
3 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.89%) GPRS
3 1 (0.89%) SMS
3 1 (0.89%) Wireless
3 1 (0.89%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 21 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (8.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (5.36%) MySQL
8 5 (4.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.68%) DTS
10 3 (2.68%) Adabas
10 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.68%) MS Access
11 1 (0.89%) Star Schema
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
1 3 (2.68%) TestLink
2 1 (0.89%) NUnit
2 1 (0.89%) MSTest
2 1 (0.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (0.89%) Moq
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.79%) Electronics
3 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.79%) Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (66.07%) Developer
2 26 (23.21%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Applications Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Graduate
4 12 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.82%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.93%) Analyst
6 10 (8.93%) Programmer
6 10 (8.93%) C# Developer
6 10 (8.93%) .NET Applications Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Graduate Programmer
9 5 (4.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
10 4 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Consultant
11 3 (2.68%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (66.07%) .NET
2 53 (47.32%) HTML
3 50 (44.64%) XML
4 41 (36.61%) ASP.NET
5 31 (27.68%) CSS
6 24 (21.43%) Web Services
7 16 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 16 (14.29%) XSLT
8 8 (7.14%) Spring
8 8 (7.14%) J2EE
9 6 (5.36%) SOAP
9 6 (5.36%) WCF
9 6 (5.36%) jQuery
10 5 (4.46%) WF
10 5 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (4.46%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.57%) Ajax
11 4 (3.57%) Regular Expression
12 3 (2.68%) EJB
13 2 (1.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 13 (11.61%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.93%) Kindle
4 6 (5.36%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.46%) Clustering
5 5 (4.46%) Open Source
6 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.68%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.89%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.89%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.89%) Equities
8 1 (0.89%) Derivative
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.89%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.89%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.43%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Linux
3 11 (9.82%) UNIX
4 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.68%) AIX
7 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.89%) HPUX
8 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) Software Engineering
2 18 (16.07%) Unit Testing
3 15 (13.39%) OO
4 13 (11.61%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (9.82%) Refactoring
5 11 (9.82%) Parallel Computing
5 11 (9.82%) Software Architecture
6 10 (8.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (8.93%) Regression Testing
7 8 (7.14%) System Testing
8 7 (6.25%) MVC
9 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
9 6 (5.36%) Document Management
9 6 (5.36%) Logistics
10 5 (4.46%) Web Development
11 4 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (3.57%) Software Testing
12 3 (2.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 76 (67.86%) C#
2 48 (42.86%) SQL
3 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
4 43 (38.39%) VB.NET
5 37 (33.04%) C++
6 36 (32.14%) Java
7 28 (25.00%) VBScript
8 20 (17.86%) VB6
9 9 (8.04%) C
10 8 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 7 (6.25%) Perl
11 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
12 5 (4.46%) PHP
12 5 (4.46%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.57%) VBA
13 4 (3.57%) Tcl
14 2 (1.79%) UniBasic
15 1 (0.89%) Ruby
15 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Degree
2 15 (13.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) MCSE
4 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.79%) MCP
5 2 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 2 (1.79%) CCNA
5 2 (1.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.89%) ISEB
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 11 (9.82%) QA
3 3 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.68%) vSphere
3 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.79%) vCloud
5 1 (0.89%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (2.68%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle
2 8 (7.14%) VMware
3 6 (5.36%) Citrix
4 4 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.68%) McAfee
5 3 (2.68%) Adobe
5 3 (2.68%) Dell
5 3 (2.68%) Cisco
5 3 (2.68%) 3Com
6 2 (1.79%) Mitel
6 2 (1.79%) Cognos
6 2 (1.79%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.79%) BT
6 2 (1.79%) Altiris
6 2 (1.79%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.79%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.89%) Tableau
7 1 (0.89%) Kofax
7 1 (0.89%) SAP
Reigate, Surrey
Towers Watson
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year + Bonus Incentives
Posted: 6 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago