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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic (VB)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 58 63 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2  
Permanent jobs citing VB 6 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.09% 2.30% 2.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 4.85% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 15
Median salary £43,750 £30,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.44% +5.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,795 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,000 £35,450
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

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 268 371 319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 48.55% 47.50% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 248 325 267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

VB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) XHTML
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 4 (28.57%) WinForms
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) DHCP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 3 (21.43%) jQuery
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) AccuRev
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
3 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Ajax
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
3 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) XHTML
4 4 (28.57%) WinForms
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (21.43%) NHibernate
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) XML Schema
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Animation
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) MVVM
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) CAE
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) PHP
4 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
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