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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 58 41 46
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB 14 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.98% 1.78% 4.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.18% 4.23% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 26
Average salary £31,375 £37,953 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £37,905 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,925 £38,700 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
335 213 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 47.45% 42.01% 53.28%
Number of salaries quoted 281 184 313
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (60.98%) C#
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
3 22 (53.66%) SQL
4 21 (51.22%) Finance
5 17 (41.46%) Oracle
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
8 12 (29.27%) Degree
8 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
9 11 (26.83%) ITIL
10 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
10 10 (24.39%) VB6
10 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 9 (21.95%) UNIX
12 8 (19.51%) Windows
12 8 (19.51%) Java
12 8 (19.51%) CSS
12 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
12 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
13 7 (17.07%) jQuery
13 7 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.07%) CSS3
13 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
14 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
14 6 (14.63%) Retail

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.44%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) MPLS
1 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 5 (12.20%) Banking
4 4 (9.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 6 (14.63%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Applications Support
3 5 (12.20%) Tester
3 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Web Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Information Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) MI Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Test Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (60.98%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) ASP.NET
4 9 (21.95%) HTML5
5 8 (19.51%) CSS
6 7 (17.07%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) jQuery
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (7.32%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) XML
8 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 1 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Management Information System
2 10 (24.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.76%) FMCG
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) UNIX
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Manual Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) OOP
5 4 (9.76%) Information Management
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps
6 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.88%) SOA
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Test Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Line Management
7 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) C#
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 10 (24.39%) PL/SQL
4 10 (24.39%) VB6
5 8 (19.51%) Java
6 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
7 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.88%) VBA
8 2 (4.88%) VBScript
8 2 (4.88%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) VCP4
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) XenApp
1 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
3 5 (12.20%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec
4 1 (2.44%) Sophos
4 1 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.44%) Google
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Salary: Depending on Experience (DOE)
Posted: 3 days ago
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