Period
to 21 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 151 156
Rank change year-on-year -59 +5 +53
Permanent jobs citing VB 54 123 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.86% 1.85% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 3.51% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 59 120 152
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £47,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +59.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,700 £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 3398 3508 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 54.43% 52.90% 50.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2863 3090 3868
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 21 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 21 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 +14 21 £50,000 +21.95%
Epsom +8 12 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Woking +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Reigate -44 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Guildford -11 2 £35,750 -45.00%
Chertsey - 1 £52,500 -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 48 (88.89%) C#
2 46 (85.19%) .NET
3 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (57.41%) SQL
5 27 (50.00%) Unix
6 25 (46.30%) SDLC
7 24 (44.44%) Linux
7 24 (44.44%) Oracle
8 23 (42.59%) PL/SQL
9 22 (40.74%) C++
10 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
11 20 (37.04%) Shell Script
12 19 (35.19%) Windows
12 19 (35.19%) SC Cleared
12 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
13 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
14 14 (25.93%) Scrum
15 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
15 13 (24.07%) WPF
16 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
16 12 (22.22%) WinForms
16 12 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
16 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
17 11 (20.37%) System Testing
17 11 (20.37%) HTML
17 11 (20.37%) TDD
18 10 (18.52%) NUnit
18 10 (18.52%) Music Industry
18 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (18.52%) Java

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 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) OLAP
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MSTest
1 10 (18.52%) NUnit
2 5 (9.26%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.85%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (18.52%) Music Industry
2 7 (12.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Software Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Team Leader
5 10 (18.52%) Development Team Leader
6 9 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
6 9 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
7 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (9.26%) PL/SQL Developer
9 5 (9.26%) Programmer
9 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
10 4 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) C++ Developer
11 3 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
11 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 13 (24.07%) WPF
3 12 (22.22%) WinForms
4 11 (20.37%) HTML
5 10 (18.52%) Ninject
5 10 (18.52%) Spring.NET
6 9 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (9.26%) CSS
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.56%) CSS3
9 3 (5.56%) HTML5
9 3 (5.56%) WCF
10 2 (3.70%) Ajax
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (3.70%) LINQ
10 2 (3.70%) NHibernate
10 2 (3.70%) Silverlight
10 2 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Unix
2 24 (44.44%) Linux
3 19 (35.19%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) SDLC
3 14 (25.93%) Scrum
4 12 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 11 (20.37%) System Testing
5 11 (20.37%) TDD
6 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (18.52%) Kanban
6 10 (18.52%) MVVM
7 8 (14.81%) DevOps
7 8 (14.81%) Open Source
7 8 (14.81%) SOA
8 7 (12.96%) Logistics
8 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Database Tuning
9 5 (9.26%) UML
10 4 (7.41%) MVC
11 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 48 (88.89%) C#
2 31 (57.41%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) PL/SQL
4 22 (40.74%) C++
5 20 (37.04%) Shell Script
6 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
7 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
8 10 (18.52%) Java
9 8 (14.81%) Go
9 8 (14.81%) Python
9 8 (14.81%) Scala
10 5 (9.26%) C
10 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
10 5 (9.26%) VB6
11 1 (1.85%) COBOL
11 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.85%) REXX
11 1 (1.85%) VBScript
11 1 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) SC Cleared
1 19 (35.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) HP
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) TOWER Software