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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 63 47 46
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB 16 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.12% 2.07% 4.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 5.09% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 28
Average salary £29,250 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.02% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,375 £46,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,875 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +5.71%
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
336 216 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.44% 40.60% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 283 190 307
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 1 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 27 (62.79%) C#
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
3 21 (48.84%) Finance
4 17 (39.53%) Oracle
4 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
4 17 (39.53%) Degree
5 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 14 (32.56%) CSS
7 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 11 (25.58%) VB6
9 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
9 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
9 10 (23.26%) MVC
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.93%) jQuery
10 9 (20.93%) HTML5
11 8 (18.60%) Java
11 8 (18.60%) IIS
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) UNIX
11 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (16.28%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) Windows
12 7 (16.28%) Back Office

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.33%) Lync
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SSL
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) MPLS
2 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.33%) DHCP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Back Office
3 6 (13.95%) Retail
4 5 (11.63%) Banking
5 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.33%) Front Office
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) AWS Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Junior
3 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Software Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Tester
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Software Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.30%) MI Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (62.79%) HTML
1 27 (62.79%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
3 14 (32.56%) CSS
4 9 (20.93%) jQuery
4 9 (20.93%) HTML5
5 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (18.60%) Web Services
6 7 (16.28%) XML
6 7 (16.28%) CSS3
7 6 (13.95%) XHTML
8 2 (4.65%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (13.95%) User Experience
3 6 (13.95%) W3C
4 4 (9.30%) FMCG
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Replication
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) MVC
3 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.28%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (16.28%) Manual Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Mobile Development
5 6 (13.95%) Change Control
5 6 (13.95%) Analytics
5 6 (13.95%) Web Development
5 6 (13.95%) Pay per click
5 6 (13.95%) SEO
6 4 (9.30%) OOP
6 4 (9.30%) Information Management
6 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.98%) DevOps
8 2 (4.65%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Line Management
8 2 (4.65%) Web Application Development
8 2 (4.65%) Software Deployment
8 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
1 27 (62.79%) SQL
2 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.58%) VB6
4 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
4 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 8 (18.60%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.65%) VBA
7 2 (4.65%) VBScript
7 2 (4.65%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) CCA
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) XenApp
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
1 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Business Objects
2 6 (13.95%) Google
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Lotus
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) Sophos
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 8 days ago