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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 56 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB 9 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.44% 0.64% 4.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.96% 1.16% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 25
Median salary £27,000 £28,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £28,500 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,550 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
304 346 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 48.72% 55.01% 49.77%
Number of salaries quoted 249 314 288
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) .NET
3 11 (61.11%) VB.NET
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 6 (33.33%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) Windows
8 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 4 (22.22%) WinForms
9 4 (22.22%) Migration
10 3 (16.67%) VMware
10 3 (16.67%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) PHP
10 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 3 (16.67%) DHCP

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 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) AccuRev
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) C# Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) WinForms
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 13 (72.22%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) VB.NET
4 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 6 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (5.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco