Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 181 200
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB 39 60 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.75% 1.06% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.36% 2.07% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 103
Surrey median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +16.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,775 £29,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +8.97%

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 2,872 2,900 3,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 55.00% 51.24% 52.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2,519 2,454 3,454
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.04% +5.49% +1.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,575
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -2 12 £40,000 +40.35%
Epsom -2 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Leatherhead -11 4 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Chertsey - 4 £60,000 -
Guildford -2 3 £37,500 +4.90%
Redhill - 2 £60,000 -
Woking +9 1 £50,000 +63.93% 1
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 21 (53.85%) C#
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
4 16 (41.03%) .NET
5 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 15 (38.46%) Finance
6 13 (33.33%) Windows
7 12 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (28.21%) Scrum
8 11 (28.21%) C++
9 10 (25.64%) Java
9 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (23.08%) VBScript
10 9 (23.08%) Unix
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
11 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
11 8 (20.51%) WPF
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
12 7 (17.95%) MySQL
12 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (17.95%) WinForms
12 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
13 6 (15.38%) C
13 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.69%) CICS
2 3 (7.69%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) SAS
2 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Mule
4 1 (2.56%) Mule ESB
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) RTP
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (7.69%) DB2
5 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (10.26%) MSTest
4 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) JUnit
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
6 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.56%) TestNG
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) WPF
3 7 (17.95%) WinForms
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.26%) Ninject
4 4 (10.26%) Spring.NET
4 4 (10.26%) WCF
5 3 (7.69%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (5.13%) COM
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.26%) LIMS
4 3 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.69%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Unix
3 8 (20.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (28.21%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.38%) SDLC
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.82%) SOA
6 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (10.26%) Information Management
6 4 (10.26%) Information Security
6 4 (10.26%) Kanban
6 4 (10.26%) MVVM
6 4 (10.26%) System Testing
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
6 4 (10.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) PL/SQL
4 11 (28.21%) C++
5 10 (25.64%) Java
6 9 (23.08%) VBScript
7 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
8 6 (15.38%) C
8 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
9 4 (10.26%) VB6
9 4 (10.26%) XAML
10 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (7.69%) COBOL
10 3 (7.69%) Perl
10 3 (7.69%) PL/1
10 3 (7.69%) Python
10 3 (7.69%) REXX
11 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
1 3 (7.69%) ISEB
1 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 3 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) PMO
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) ACF2
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP ALM
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Oracle
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
3 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow