Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 151 229
Rank change year-on-year -18 +78 -84
Permanent jobs citing VB 69 90 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.32% 1.69% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 3.48% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 74
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +18.34% +4.32%
10th Percentile £30,350 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £49,275
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -9.64% +3.75%

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 3,041 2,589 3,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 58.05% 48.69% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,630 2,212 3,551
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 24 May 2018.

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 24 May 2018. 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
Reigate -3 16 £37,500 +31.58% 2
Epsom -1 11 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leatherhead -3 11 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Woking +14 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Chertsey - 4 £60,000 -
Redhill +20 2 £60,000 +26.32%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £40,000 - 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing VB also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for VB.

1 52 (75.36%) C#
2 48 (69.57%) .NET
3 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
3 40 (57.97%) SQL
4 34 (49.28%) Oracle
5 24 (34.78%) Windows
5 24 (34.78%) PL/SQL
6 21 (30.43%) VB.NET
6 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (27.54%) C++
8 18 (26.09%) Unix
8 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
9 17 (24.64%) Finance
9 17 (24.64%) WPF
10 16 (23.19%) WinForms
11 14 (20.29%) SOA
11 14 (20.29%) SDLC
11 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
12 13 (18.84%) Linux
12 13 (18.84%) UML
12 13 (18.84%) Scrum
13 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
14 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
15 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (14.49%) VB6
15 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
15 10 (14.49%) Java
15 10 (14.49%) SLA
16 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g

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 9 (13.04%) IIS
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (11.59%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) CICS
4 2 (2.90%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.45%) Mule
5 1 (1.45%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (57.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (7.25%) MySQL
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.90%) DB2
7 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) NUnit
2 7 (10.14%) MSTest
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Blend
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (5.80%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) JUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (2.90%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
6 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.45%) TestNG
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) .NET Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Analyst
4 12 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 11 (15.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.94%) Team Leader
6 10 (14.49%) Applications Support
7 9 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) .NET Team Leader
8 8 (11.59%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (11.59%) Software Team Leader
8 8 (11.59%) Technical Support
8 8 (11.59%) VB.NET Team Leader
9 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
9 6 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
9 6 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (69.57%) .NET
2 17 (24.64%) WPF
3 16 (23.19%) WinForms
4 9 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 9 (13.04%) WCF
5 7 (10.14%) Ninject
5 7 (10.14%) Spring.NET
6 5 (7.25%) ADO
7 4 (5.80%) HTML
8 2 (2.90%) COM
8 2 (2.90%) REST
8 2 (2.90%) Web Services
8 2 (2.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.45%) Ajax
9 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.45%) CSS
9 1 (1.45%) jQuery
9 1 (1.45%) MFC
9 1 (1.45%) Middleware
9 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.80%) LIMS
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.78%) Windows
2 18 (26.09%) Unix
3 13 (18.84%) Linux
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.29%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (20.29%) SDLC
2 14 (20.29%) SOA
3 13 (18.84%) Scrum
3 13 (18.84%) UML
4 8 (11.59%) System Testing
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (10.14%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.14%) Kanban
5 7 (10.14%) MVVM
5 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 7 (10.14%) TDD
6 6 (8.70%) Business Continuity
6 6 (8.70%) Information Security
6 6 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
7 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.25%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) C#
2 40 (57.97%) SQL
3 24 (34.78%) PL/SQL
4 21 (30.43%) VB.NET
5 19 (27.54%) C++
6 11 (15.94%) T-SQL
7 10 (14.49%) Java
7 10 (14.49%) VB6
8 9 (13.04%) XAML
9 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
9 8 (11.59%) VBScript
10 5 (7.25%) ANSI SQL
11 4 (5.80%) C
12 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.90%) COBOL
12 2 (2.90%) Perl
12 2 (2.90%) PL/1
12 2 (2.90%) Python
12 2 (2.90%) REXX
13 1 (1.45%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) PMO
3 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) ACF2
1 2 (2.90%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Oracle
2 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) HP
3 2 (2.90%) IBM