The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Woking region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 60 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB 4 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 0.90% 6.00% 3.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% 11.43% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 4
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 210 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 58.60% 52.50% 51.77%
Number of salaries quoted 250 198 163
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB
Surrey

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 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 15 (93.75%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 12 (75.00%) J2EE
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 12 (75.00%) Java
4 12 (75.00%) SOAP
4 12 (75.00%) Web Services
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) WCF
4 12 (75.00%) WF
4 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
4 12 (75.00%) Document Management
4 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 12 (75.00%) System Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Open Source
4 12 (75.00%) MediaWiki
5 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (75.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) CTI
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (18.75%) NetBeans
2 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Graduate
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 12 (75.00%) Programmer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) J2EE
3 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (75.00%) SOAP
3 12 (75.00%) Web Services
3 12 (75.00%) XML
3 12 (75.00%) WCF
3 12 (75.00%) WF
3 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (75.00%) Spring
4 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Document Management
1 12 (75.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 12 (75.00%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) VBScript
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Altiris
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Tectre Limited
Salary: £30,000 - 40,000 Pension and Generous holiday amount
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Fidessa
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 20 days ago