The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 45 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB 24 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.75% 2.65% 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.87% 5.30% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 20
Average salary £33,750 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.46% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,550 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,234 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
VB
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
305 264 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.66% 49.91% 57.49%
Number of salaries quoted 267 236 291
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

VB
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB across the Coventry region.

VB Salary Trend in Coventry

VB
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.

1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 21 (53.85%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) .NET
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 19 (48.72%) Finance
5 16 (41.03%) Oracle
6 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
8 10 (25.64%) ITIL
8 10 (25.64%) UNIX
9 9 (23.08%) Windows
9 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
9 9 (23.08%) HTML5
10 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (20.51%) VB6
10 8 (20.51%) Degree
10 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
11 7 (17.95%) Java
11 7 (17.95%) CSS
11 7 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
11 7 (17.95%) CSS3
12 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
12 6 (15.38%) Retail
12 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
12 6 (15.38%) VB.NET

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing VB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) SAS
1 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Lync
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (2.56%) MPLS
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (5.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Tester
3 5 (12.82%) Applications Support
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Development Manager
4 4 (10.26%) MI Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Test Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) HTML
2 21 (53.85%) .NET
3 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 7 (17.95%) CSS
5 7 (17.95%) CSS3
6 6 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Management Information System
2 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Windows
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Information Management
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) OOP
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps
6 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Line Management
6 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 20 (51.28%) SQL
3 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) VB6
4 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.95%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 6 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) VBA
7 2 (5.13%) VBScript
8 1 (2.56%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) CCA
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Business Objects
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Sage
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
3 1 (2.56%) Sophos
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 15 days ago