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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Surrey
Rank 112 174 125
Rank change year-on-year +62 -49  
Permanent jobs citing VB 56 34 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.02% 0.82% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 1.70% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 86
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +5.63%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1316 1999 2236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 47.49% 48.11% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1789 1945
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epsom - 9 £30,000 - 2
Reigate +37 8 £29,250 -35.00% 1
Leatherhead -7 5 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Staines - 3 - -
Dorking - 2 £47,500 -
Redhill +7 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Woking +1 1 £27,500 -1.78%
Godalming - 1 £26,000 -
VB
South East

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 92 (80.00%) C#
2 82 (71.30%) .NET
3 62 (53.91%) SQL
4 61 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (38.26%) SDLC
6 43 (37.39%) Finance
7 39 (33.91%) HTML
8 37 (32.17%) JavaScript
9 34 (29.57%) ASP.NET
10 32 (27.83%) CSS
10 32 (27.83%) Unix
10 32 (27.83%) C++
10 32 (27.83%) MVC
11 31 (26.96%) Scrum
12 30 (26.09%) Java
13 29 (25.22%) .NET Framework
14 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
15 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (19.13%) OOP
17 21 (18.26%) Linux
17 21 (18.26%) Oracle
17 21 (18.26%) VB.NET
17 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
17 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
17 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
18 20 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
19 19 (16.52%) Logistics
20 18 (15.65%) Test Automation
20 18 (15.65%) PL/SQL
21 17 (14.78%) Visual Studio

VB
Top Related 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 4 (3.48%) IIS
1 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.61%) CMS
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.87%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Extranet
2 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.87%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) Firewall
2 1 (0.87%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.87%) LDAP
2 1 (0.87%) SSL
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.87%) VPN
2 1 (0.87%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.09%) RavenDB
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.61%) Big Data
5 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.61%) Data Lake
5 3 (2.61%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.61%) MS Access
6 2 (1.74%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.87%) OLAP
7 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (14.78%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.96%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.96%) Selenium
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (5.22%) Subversion
4 6 (5.22%) TestComplete
4 6 (5.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (4.35%) JUnit
5 5 (4.35%) NUnit
5 5 (4.35%) TestNG
6 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.48%) HP UFT
6 4 (3.48%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.48%) WebLOAD
7 3 (2.61%) JIRA
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.74%) Ranorex
General
1 43 (37.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.74%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 57 (49.57%) Developer
2 42 (36.52%) .NET Developer
3 28 (24.35%) C# .NET Developer
3 28 (24.35%) C# Developer
4 22 (19.13%) Analyst
5 15 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.43%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (10.43%) Senior Developer
7 11 (9.57%) Software Team Leader
7 11 (9.57%) Team Leader
7 11 (9.57%) Test Analyst
8 10 (8.70%) Development Team Leader
8 10 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 10 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
9 9 (7.83%) Programmer
10 8 (6.96%) .NET Software Developer
10 8 (6.96%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (6.09%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (5.22%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (71.30%) .NET
2 39 (33.91%) HTML
3 34 (29.57%) ASP.NET
4 32 (27.83%) CSS
5 29 (25.22%) .NET Framework
6 23 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (10.43%) HTML5
8 12 (10.43%) Web Services
9 11 (9.57%) jQuery
10 10 (8.70%) CSS3
11 9 (7.83%) AngularJS
12 8 (6.96%) Ajax
12 8 (6.96%) Entity Framework
13 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (6.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (4.35%) XML
15 1 (0.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Client/Server
2 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.70%) User Experience
3 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.09%) Fintech
4 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.61%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.61%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.83%) Unix
2 21 (18.26%) Linux
3 16 (13.91%) Windows
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.26%) SDLC
3 32 (27.83%) MVC
4 31 (26.96%) Scrum
5 22 (19.13%) OOP
6 19 (16.52%) Logistics
7 18 (15.65%) Test Automation
8 17 (14.78%) Software Engineering
9 16 (13.91%) Software Testing
9 16 (13.91%) TDD
10 14 (12.17%) Automated Testing
11 13 (11.30%) DevOps
12 12 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (9.57%) Mathematics
13 11 (9.57%) Open Source
13 11 (9.57%) Unit Testing
13 11 (9.57%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.70%) Regression Testing
14 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
15 9 (7.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 92 (80.00%) C#
2 62 (53.91%) SQL
3 37 (32.17%) JavaScript
4 32 (27.83%) C++
5 30 (26.09%) Java
6 21 (18.26%) VB.NET
7 18 (15.65%) PL/SQL
8 13 (11.30%) Python
9 12 (10.43%) Shell Script
9 12 (10.43%) T-SQL
10 11 (9.57%) Go
10 11 (9.57%) Scala
11 10 (8.70%) VB6
11 10 (8.70%) VBA
12 6 (5.22%) C
13 5 (4.35%) PowerShell
13 5 (4.35%) VBScript
14 1 (0.87%) Perl
14 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) SC Cleared
1 21 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.09%) Degree
3 6 (5.22%) ISEB
3 6 (5.22%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 6 (5.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.87%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.87%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (3.48%) SCCM
1 4 (3.48%) SCOM
1 4 (3.48%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.87%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.87%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.87%) Nagios
2 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.87%) Proventia
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Oracle
2 11 (9.57%) HP
3 10 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.22%) TOWER Software
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco
5 5 (4.35%) VMware
6 4 (3.48%) Sun
7 3 (2.61%) EMC
8 2 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.87%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.87%) BT
9 1 (0.87%) Forcepoint
9 1 (0.87%) Intel Security
9 1 (0.87%) Juniper
9 1 (0.87%) Kaspersky
9 1 (0.87%) NetApp
9 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.87%) Symantec
9 1 (0.87%) Tripwire
Epsom, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago