The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 37 50 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.41% 3.01% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.96% 5.13% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 20
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Programming Languages Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
113 234 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 42.80% 58.65% 70.84%
Number of salaries quoted 106 227 245
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Woking region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

VB
Salary Trend in Woking

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Woking region.

VB Salary Trend in Woking

VB
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Woking region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Woking

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) XML
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) SOAP
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) C++
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) Document Management
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) System Testing
4 7 (46.67%) WF
4 7 (46.67%) Open Source
4 7 (46.67%) MediaWiki
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 6 (40.00%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) WPF
7 3 (20.00%) VB6

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Woking 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 7 (46.67%) SharePoint
1 7 (46.67%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Graduate
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Graduate Programmer
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 7 (46.67%) Programmer
1 7 (46.67%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
4 2 (13.33%) GUI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 7 (46.67%) J2EE
4 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
4 7 (46.67%) SOAP
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) Spring
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) WCF
4 7 (46.67%) WF
5 3 (20.00%) Regular Expression
5 3 (20.00%) WPF
5 3 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (20.00%) Equities
3 3 (20.00%) Derivative
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Document Management
1 7 (46.67%) System Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) C++
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) C
4 3 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (13.33%) Tcl
5 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
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