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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 57 29 49
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.49% 8.61% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 15.05% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 28 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
194 206 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 47.32% 57.22% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 183 197 201
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago