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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 162 126
Rank change year-on-year +31 -36  
Permanent jobs citing VB 28 39 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.03% 1.04% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 1.97% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 84
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

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 1397 1981 2348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 51.38% 52.98% 51.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1780 2051
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Leatherhead +2 8 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Reigate +5 5 £28,500 -12.30%
Woking +15 3 £31,000 +10.71% 2
Epsom - 1 £30,000 -
Staines - 1 - -
VB
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 61 (74.39%) SQL
2 60 (73.17%) C#
3 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (64.63%) .NET
5 35 (42.68%) SDLC
6 32 (39.02%) Oracle
7 31 (37.80%) Unix
7 31 (37.80%) PL/SQL
8 29 (35.37%) Finance
9 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
9 26 (31.71%) C++
10 25 (30.49%) Java
10 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
10 25 (30.49%) Scrum
11 24 (29.27%) Linux
12 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
13 22 (26.83%) Client/Server
14 21 (25.61%) Shell Script
14 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
14 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
15 20 (24.39%) Windows
16 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
17 17 (20.73%) VB.NET
18 16 (19.51%) HTML
18 16 (19.51%) QA
19 15 (18.29%) Scala
19 15 (18.29%) DevOps
19 15 (18.29%) Open Source
19 15 (18.29%) Go
19 15 (18.29%) Python

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 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.10%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.22%) CICS
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database
3 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 8 (9.76%) RavenDB
3 8 (9.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (4.88%) Big Data
4 4 (4.88%) Data Lake
4 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) DB2
5 3 (3.66%) MS Access
5 3 (3.66%) OLAP
5 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.22%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (15.85%) Visual Studio
2 10 (12.20%) Subversion
3 9 (10.98%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (9.76%) TestComplete
4 8 (9.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.66%) HP UFT
5 3 (3.66%) JIRA
5 3 (3.66%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.44%) Ranorex
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Developer
2 18 (21.95%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.73%) Analyst
4 15 (18.29%) Team Leader
5 14 (17.07%) Software Team Leader
6 13 (15.85%) Development Team Leader
6 13 (15.85%) Software Development Team Leader
7 10 (12.20%) Programmer
8 9 (10.98%) C# Developer
9 7 (8.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (8.54%) SQL Developer
10 6 (7.32%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL Developer
10 6 (7.32%) PL/SQL Programmer
10 6 (7.32%) Software Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) Software Test Analyst
10 6 (7.32%) SQL Programmer
10 6 (7.32%) Test Analyst
11 5 (6.10%) Senior Developer
11 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (64.63%) .NET
2 18 (21.95%) .NET Framework
3 16 (19.51%) HTML
4 15 (18.29%) ASP.NET
5 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (17.07%) CSS
6 11 (13.41%) HTML5
7 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 10 (12.20%) CSS3
8 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (4.88%) Ajax
10 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (3.66%) Web Services
11 3 (3.66%) WinForms
12 2 (2.44%) LINQ
12 2 (2.44%) NHibernate
12 2 (2.44%) Silverlight
12 2 (2.44%) WCF
12 2 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.83%) Client/Server
2 8 (9.76%) Fintech
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.66%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.44%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Unix
2 24 (29.27%) Linux
3 20 (24.39%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (42.68%) SDLC
3 25 (30.49%) Scrum
4 23 (28.05%) Software Engineering
5 15 (18.29%) DevOps
5 15 (18.29%) Open Source
6 14 (17.07%) Logistics
6 14 (17.07%) MVC
6 14 (17.07%) Test Automation
7 13 (15.85%) Software Testing
8 12 (14.63%) Mathematics
8 12 (14.63%) SOA
9 11 (13.41%) Manual Testing
10 10 (12.20%) Regression Testing
10 10 (12.20%) Web Application Development
11 9 (10.98%) Database Tuning
11 9 (10.98%) UML
12 8 (9.76%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.76%) Time Management
12 8 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (74.39%) SQL
2 60 (73.17%) C#
3 31 (37.80%) PL/SQL
4 26 (31.71%) C++
5 25 (30.49%) Java
5 25 (30.49%) JavaScript
6 21 (25.61%) Shell Script
7 17 (20.73%) VB.NET
8 15 (18.29%) Go
8 15 (18.29%) Python
8 15 (18.29%) Scala
9 8 (9.76%) T-SQL
10 7 (8.54%) C
11 6 (7.32%) VB6
12 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
13 4 (4.88%) VBA
13 4 (4.88%) VBScript
14 3 (3.66%) COBOL
14 3 (3.66%) REXX
Qualifications
1 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
1 21 (25.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) ISTQB
3 9 (10.98%) Degree
4 8 (9.76%) ISEB
4 8 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.22%) PhD
6 1 (1.22%) PMP
6 1 (1.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.51%) QA
2 8 (9.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) ACF2
2 1 (1.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) SCCM
1 4 (4.88%) SCOM
1 4 (4.88%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Oracle
2 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.20%) HP
4 8 (9.76%) TOWER Software
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco
5 4 (4.88%) VMware
6 3 (3.66%) EMC
6 3 (3.66%) IBM
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) Sun
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago