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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 58 70
Rank change year-on-year -14 +12  
Permanent jobs citing VB 2 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.26% 1.98% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 4.23% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 12
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £29,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

VB is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 397 331 362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 52.37% 46.75% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 342 280 331
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £25,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing VB as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 28 June 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) XHTML
5 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (44.44%) MVC
7 3 (33.33%) XML
7 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (33.33%) CSS
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (33.33%) MVVM
7 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (22.22%) Animation
8 2 (22.22%) API Development
8 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
4 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) XHTML
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
6 3 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (33.33%) NHibernate
6 3 (33.33%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Animation
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) MVVM
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) API Development
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) CAE
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft