The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 29 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 1.05% 3.17% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 8.33% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Programming Languages Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 27.37% 38.10% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 30
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript