Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for VB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 95 101
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -44
Permanent jobs citing VB 3 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.23% 1.40% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 2.95% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 9
Coventry median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.79% -30.00% +7.38%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £28,750 £52,500 £45,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

VB is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 653 677 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 50.00% 47.51% 48.19%
Number of salaries quoted 534 567 616
Coventry median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,625
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing VB as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for VB in Coventry

VB
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB in Coventry.

Salary trend for VB in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services

VB
Co-occurring 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Spark SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSL
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) ETL Development
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Human Factors
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle