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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
Rank 59 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB 15 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.98% 2.57% 3.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.42% 6.17% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 26
Average salary £29,500 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.44% +20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,550 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
339 227 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 44.66% 41.65% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 289 203 304
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 17 April 2015.

VB Salary Histogram in Coventry

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 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 (67.50%) C#
1 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (57.50%) HTML
5 19 (47.50%) Finance
6 18 (45.00%) Degree
7 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 15 (37.50%) Oracle
8 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (32.50%) CSS
9 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
10 12 (30.00%) VB6
11 11 (27.50%) ITIL
11 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
12 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
12 10 (25.00%) MVC
12 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
13 9 (22.50%) jQuery
13 9 (22.50%) Java
14 8 (20.00%) IIS
14 8 (20.00%) Web Services
14 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (20.00%) HTML5
15 7 (17.50%) XML
15 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
15 7 (17.50%) Back Office
16 6 (15.00%) SEO

VB
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) MPLS
2 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Back Office
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 5 (12.50%) Banking
5 4 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.50%) Front Office
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Junior
2 6 (15.00%) Junior Developer
2 6 (15.00%) AWS Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Support Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Information Manager
4 4 (10.00%) MI Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Software Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (57.50%) HTML
4 13 (32.50%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) jQuery
6 8 (20.00%) HTML5
6 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (17.50%) XML
8 6 (15.00%) XHTML
8 6 (15.00%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) User Experience
3 6 (15.00%) W3C
4 4 (10.00%) FMCG
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) UNIX
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (15.00%) Change Control
4 6 (15.00%) Analytics
4 6 (15.00%) SEO
4 6 (15.00%) Pay per click
4 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (15.00%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) Information Management
5 4 (10.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.00%) OOP
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) SQL
3 15 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) VB6
5 11 (27.50%) PL/SQL
6 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (22.50%) Java
8 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 2 (5.00%) VBScript
9 2 (5.00%) C++
10 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) MCSA
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) CCA
2 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) XenApp
1 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
1 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (17.50%) Business Objects
3 6 (15.00%) Google
4 5 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) EMC
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) Lotus
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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