The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 214 222 222
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.018% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.050% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 6
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2202 2003 2414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.63% 36.15% 44.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1973 1684 1957
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Berkshire

VB6
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 12 £35,000 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) DHTML
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) W3C
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (76.92%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Banking
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) VB.NET Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Applications Support
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Application Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Server Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Server Support
5 2 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) DHTML
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) SOAP
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
1 13 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (76.92%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft