The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 208 202 216
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.51% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 1.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 10
Average salary £38,750 £35,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,450
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.59%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2234 2308 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.08% 43.36% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 1985 2651
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
VB6
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 12 £38,750 +12.31% 1
Bracknell +15 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Slough - 1 £34,800 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) .NET
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 18 (85.71%) C#
4 16 (76.19%) T-SQL
4 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (71.43%) VBA
6 12 (57.14%) DTS
7 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
8 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) VBScript
11 3 (14.29%) IIS
11 3 (14.29%) Advertising
11 3 (14.29%) Windows
12 2 (9.52%) Apache
12 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
12 2 (9.52%) Document Management
12 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
12 2 (9.52%) Ajax
12 2 (9.52%) MS Office
12 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
12 2 (9.52%) ITIL
12 2 (9.52%) Oracle
12 2 (9.52%) Java
12 2 (9.52%) Windows XP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (57.14%) DTS
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) NCover
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Trainee Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Trainee
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (90.48%) .NET
2 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 1 (4.76%) CGI
5 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) GIS
2 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Document Management
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
2 1 (4.76%) ETL
2 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) System Testing
2 1 (4.76%) ERD
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.76%) UML
2 1 (4.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 18 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 18 (85.71%) C#
4 16 (76.19%) T-SQL
5 15 (71.43%) VBA
6 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) VBScript
8 2 (9.52%) Java
9 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
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