Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 138 196
Rank change year-on-year -40 +58 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB 70 115 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.20% 1.98% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 3.91% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 112 96
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +30.14% -2.67%
10th Percentile £30,200 £26,775 £20,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £53,750
South East median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year -2.38% +11.26% +0.67%

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 3,373 2,940 3,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 57.77% 50.63% 49.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,892 2,541 3,595
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 February 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 18 February 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
Epsom +13 21 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leatherhead +14 17 £47,500 +15.85%
Woking -8 9 £30,000 -29.41%
Reigate -17 7 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £40,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £52,500 -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 59 (84.29%) C#
2 58 (82.86%) .NET
3 44 (62.86%) SQL Server
4 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (48.57%) SQL
5 34 (48.57%) Windows
6 31 (44.29%) VB.NET
7 24 (34.29%) Oracle
8 23 (32.86%) PL/SQL
8 23 (32.86%) WPF
9 22 (31.43%) WinForms
9 22 (31.43%) Unix
10 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
11 18 (25.71%) Scrum
12 17 (24.29%) C++
13 16 (22.86%) Linux
13 16 (22.86%) TDD
13 16 (22.86%) SDLC
14 15 (21.43%) MVVM
14 15 (21.43%) Ninject
14 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (21.43%) Kanban
14 15 (21.43%) Spring.NET
14 15 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
14 15 (21.43%) MSTest
14 15 (21.43%) NUnit
14 15 (21.43%) Music Industry
15 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
15 13 (18.57%) SOA
15 13 (18.57%) Microsoft

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 11 (15.71%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (12.86%) IIS
3 7 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle Database
4 5 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.29%) MySQL
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MSTest
1 15 (21.43%) NUnit
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Blend
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.86%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (21.43%) Music Industry
2 10 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 29 (41.43%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Software Developer
4 12 (17.14%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Team Leader
6 10 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
7 9 (12.86%) Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) Applications Support
7 9 (12.86%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (11.43%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 8 (11.43%) SQL Developer
8 8 (11.43%) Technical Support
9 7 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (8.57%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Programmer
10 6 (8.57%) Software Development Team Leader
11 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (7.14%) VB.NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (82.86%) .NET
2 23 (32.86%) WPF
3 22 (31.43%) WinForms
4 15 (21.43%) Ninject
4 15 (21.43%) Spring.NET
5 8 (11.43%) HTML
6 7 (10.00%) WCF
7 6 (8.57%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.71%) ADO
9 3 (4.29%) Ajax
9 3 (4.29%) XML
10 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (2.86%) LINQ
10 2 (2.86%) NHibernate
10 2 (2.86%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.43%) Classic ASP
11 1 (1.43%) CSS
11 1 (1.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Windows
2 22 (31.43%) Unix
3 16 (22.86%) Linux
4 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Scrum
3 16 (22.86%) SDLC
3 16 (22.86%) TDD
4 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (21.43%) Kanban
4 15 (21.43%) MVVM
5 13 (18.57%) SOA
6 12 (17.14%) UML
7 9 (12.86%) System Testing
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.71%) Database Tuning
9 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 4 (5.71%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Logistics
11 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.86%) Information Security
11 2 (2.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) C#
2 34 (48.57%) SQL
3 31 (44.29%) VB.NET
4 23 (32.86%) PL/SQL
5 17 (24.29%) C++
6 13 (18.57%) Shell Script
7 8 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.43%) VB6
8 7 (10.00%) Java
9 5 (7.14%) XAML
10 4 (5.71%) ANSI SQL
10 4 (5.71%) C
11 3 (4.29%) VBScript
12 2 (2.86%) Go
12 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.86%) Scala
13 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) Degree
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) SCOM
1 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (34.29%) Oracle
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft