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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 66 53 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB 11 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.44% 3.12% 2.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 6.47% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £38,234
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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
337 309 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.17% 48.21% 46.33%
Number of salaries quoted 296 268 219
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
6 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
6 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (23.08%) DevOps
8 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
8 3 (23.08%) VB6
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Use Case
8 3 (23.08%) Release Management
8 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 3 (23.08%) GIS
8 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 3 (23.08%) PowerBuilder
8 3 (23.08%) CMS
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) CRM
8 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
8 3 (23.08%) XML

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) CMS
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Lync
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) CATIA
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) ENOVIA
1 2 (15.38%) JDE OneWorld
1 2 (15.38%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Broadband
1 2 (15.38%) WebEx
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) GIS
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) PowerBuilder
2 2 (15.38%) Moq
2 2 (15.38%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (15.38%) Automotive
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Software Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Software Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) CAD Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) CATIA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (15.38%) CSS
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Ninject
4 2 (15.38%) Spring.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) WinForms
4 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) CAD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) PDM
4 2 (15.38%) PLM
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) VB.NET
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 3 (23.08%) VB6
4 3 (23.08%) VBA
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AirWatch
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + 23 days holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago