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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 39 42 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 10 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 3.75% 2.42% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 5.83% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
150 120 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 56.18% 41.52% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 143 112 224
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Woking

VB
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) WebEx
3 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (8.33%) SLA
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Product Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Product Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Software Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Software Product Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Graduate
3 4 (33.33%) IT Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Data Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA