The table below looks at the statistics for VB skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 63 66 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -35
Permanent jobs citing VB 12 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.57% 1.54% 4.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 3.48% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 28
Median salary £28,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £29,600 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,831 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+6.21% +6.38%
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
349 374 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 45.80% 44.31% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 294 328 265
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region citing VB as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for VB.

1 28 (96.55%) C#
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
4 23 (79.31%) HTML
5 16 (55.17%) Mentoring
6 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (48.28%) Java
7 14 (48.28%) PL/SQL
8 13 (44.83%) Oracle
8 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
8 13 (44.83%) Ajax
9 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
9 12 (41.38%) OOP
9 12 (41.38%) SDLC
10 11 (37.93%) Degree
10 11 (37.93%) Scrum
11 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
12 8 (27.59%) VB6
13 7 (24.14%) XHTML
13 7 (24.14%) CSS
13 7 (24.14%) Web Services
13 7 (24.14%) XML
14 6 (20.69%) jQuery
14 6 (20.69%) C
15 4 (13.79%) MVC
15 4 (13.79%) W3C
15 4 (13.79%) SSL

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CATIA
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
1 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ENOVIA
1 1 (3.45%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (3.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) GIS
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) QlikView
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) PowerBuilder
General
1 1 (3.45%) Automotive
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 19 (65.52%) C# Developer
3 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 12 (41.38%) C# Software Developer
3 12 (41.38%) Software Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
4 11 (37.93%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (24.14%) VB Developer
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.34%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Junior
8 3 (10.34%) Junior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Junior VB Developer
8 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 25 (86.21%) ASP.NET
3 23 (79.31%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 13 (44.83%) Ajax
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 7 (24.14%) XHTML
6 7 (24.14%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) COM+
9 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) W3C
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Mentoring
2 12 (41.38%) OOP
2 12 (41.38%) SDLC
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.90%) Coaching
6 2 (6.90%) CRM
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) System Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Use Case
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) CAD
7 1 (3.45%) Data Management
7 1 (3.45%) PDM
7 1 (3.45%) PLM
7 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
1 28 (96.55%) SQL
2 24 (82.76%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) Java
3 14 (48.28%) PL/SQL
4 12 (41.38%) VB.NET
5 9 (31.03%) T-SQL
6 8 (27.59%) VB6
7 6 (20.69%) C
8 2 (6.90%) Progress 4GL
8 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft