The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - - 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51 96 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 42.50% 64.43% 62.92%
Number of salaries quoted 45 76 53
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Essex

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

VB6
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Basildon region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Basildon

VB6
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB6 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 VB6.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing VB6 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 VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Micro Focus