Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 200 149
Rank change year-on-year -7 -51 +29
Permanent jobs citing VB 17 50 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.37% 0.84% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 1.48% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 54 113
Surrey median annual salary £41,250 £46,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -1.58% +58.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,500 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 2,410 3,373 2,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 52.53% 56.53% 50.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2,100 2,861 2,569
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -8 6 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Reigate - 2 £42,500 - 1
Chertsey +5 1 £65,000 +23.81%
Guildford - 1 £37,500 - 3
Weybridge - 1 £40,000 - 1
Camberley - 1 £55,000 -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 (70.59%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
5 8 (47.06%) SDLC
6 6 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 6 (35.29%) Unix
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) System Testing
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Military
8 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) VBScript
9 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
10 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
10 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (11.76%) Change Control
10 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy

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 6 (35.29%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) CTI
2 1 (5.88%) PBX
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (29.41%) Military
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
3 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Polish Language
3 1 (5.88%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Graduate Technical Support
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Business Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) ActiveX
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) DCOM
2 1 (5.88%) ODBC
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Equities
2 1 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.88%) LIMS
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) SDLC
3 6 (35.29%) System Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (11.76%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Client Onboarding
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) DNA
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) PL/SQL
4 6 (35.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 3 (17.65%) VBScript
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.88%) Java
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.88%) VB6
7 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.88%) Siebel
3 1 (5.88%) VMware