Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 217 169
Rank change year-on-year +1 -48 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB 22 48 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.44% 0.81% 1.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.51% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 53 110
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +58.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,800 £31,025
90th Percentile £56,250 £62,500 £58,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +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 2,731 3,178 3,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.21% 53.32% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2,435 2,658 3,138
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,875 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.89% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,950 £29,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 7 £42,500 -29.17%
Guildford -1 3 £37,500 +4.90% 1
Epsom -1 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Woking +11 1 £50,000 +63.93%
Chertsey +3 1 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Leatherhead -16 1 £55,000 +2.33% 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (45.45%) Finance
4 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (31.82%) MySQL
6 7 (31.82%) VBScript
7 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
7 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) C++
8 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
10 3 (13.64%) WPF
10 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.64%) SCCM

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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) RTP
2 1 (4.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (31.82%) MySQL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (9.09%) MSTest
2 2 (9.09%) NUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Music Industry
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support
4 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Java Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL Programmer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) WinForms
2 3 (13.64%) WPF
3 2 (9.09%) COM
3 2 (9.09%) Ninject
3 2 (9.09%) Spring.NET
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WebRTC
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
2 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (9.09%) Change Control
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.09%) MVVM
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) VBScript
5 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
6 5 (22.73%) C++
6 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
7 4 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) C
9 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.55%) COBOL
9 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 1 (4.55%) Perl
9 1 (4.55%) PL/1
9 1 (4.55%) Python
9 1 (4.55%) REXX
9 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) Tcl
9 1 (4.55%) VB6
9 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) ACF2
2 1 (4.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Apple
3 3 (13.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) IBM