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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 31 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.91% 3.19% 4.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.00% 5.34% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 16
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
100 262 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 43.48% 59.68% 68.07%
Number of salaries quoted 93 251 254
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 24 December 2014.

VB Salary Histogram in Woking

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (50.00%) Document Management
4 6 (50.00%) Spring
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) WF
4 6 (50.00%) System Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) MediaWiki
5 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) Perl

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Graduate
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
1 6 (50.00%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (8.33%) GUI Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 9 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) J2EE
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 6 (50.00%) WF
4 3 (25.00%) Regular Expression
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Document Management
1 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Tcl
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft