Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 158 168
Rank change year-on-year -47 +10 +46
Permanent jobs citing VB 52 123 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.84% 1.84% 1.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 3.49% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 57 120 153
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +60.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,400 £31,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £56,250
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3353 3526 4340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.33% 52.78% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2817 3103 3887
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Surrey

VB
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VB in Surrey

VB
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB in Surrey

VB
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead +19 21 £50,000 +19.76%
Epsom +7 10 £35,750 -24.74% 1
Woking +3 3 £30,000 -23.57%
Reigate -47 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Guildford -4 2 £35,750 -45.00%
Chertsey - 1 £52,500 -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VB.

1 46 (88.46%) C#
2 44 (84.62%) .NET
3 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (59.62%) SQL
5 27 (51.92%) Unix
6 25 (48.08%) SDLC
7 24 (46.15%) Linux
7 24 (46.15%) Oracle
8 23 (44.23%) PL/SQL
9 22 (42.31%) C++
10 20 (38.46%) Shell Script
11 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
11 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
11 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
12 17 (32.69%) Windows
13 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
14 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 12 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (23.08%) Scrum
15 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
16 11 (21.15%) WPF
16 11 (21.15%) HTML
16 11 (21.15%) System Testing
17 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (19.23%) Java
17 10 (19.23%) Client/Server
17 10 (19.23%) WinForms
18 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
18 9 (17.31%) TDD
19 8 (15.38%) NUnit

VB
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) SMS
2 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) OLAP
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.92%) DB2
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MSTest
1 8 (15.38%) NUnit
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.77%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (15.38%) Music Industry
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (69.23%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) .NET Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Team Leader
4 10 (19.23%) Development Team Leader
5 9 (17.31%) Software Development Team Leader
5 9 (17.31%) Software Team Leader
6 8 (15.38%) C# Developer
7 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (9.62%) PL/SQL Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Programmer
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) Java Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (84.62%) .NET
2 11 (21.15%) HTML
2 11 (21.15%) WPF
3 10 (19.23%) WinForms
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.38%) Ninject
5 8 (15.38%) Spring.NET
6 5 (9.62%) CSS
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.77%) CSS3
8 3 (5.77%) HTML5
8 3 (5.77%) WCF
9 2 (3.85%) Ajax
9 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (3.85%) LINQ
9 2 (3.85%) NHibernate
9 2 (3.85%) Silverlight
9 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Unix
2 24 (46.15%) Linux
3 17 (32.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (48.08%) SDLC
3 12 (23.08%) Scrum
3 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 11 (21.15%) System Testing
5 9 (17.31%) TDD
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (15.38%) DevOps
6 8 (15.38%) Kanban
6 8 (15.38%) MVVM
6 8 (15.38%) Open Source
6 8 (15.38%) SOA
7 7 (13.46%) Logistics
7 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Database Tuning
8 5 (9.62%) UML
9 4 (7.69%) MVC
10 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.77%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 46 (88.46%) C#
2 31 (59.62%) SQL
3 23 (44.23%) PL/SQL
4 22 (42.31%) C++
5 20 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 15 (28.85%) VB.NET
7 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 10 (19.23%) Java
9 8 (15.38%) Go
9 8 (15.38%) Python
9 8 (15.38%) Scala
10 5 (9.62%) C
10 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
10 5 (9.62%) VB6
11 1 (1.92%) COBOL
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) REXX
11 1 (1.92%) VBScript
11 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (36.54%) SC Cleared
1 19 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) IBM
3 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software