The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 179 217 227
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.058% 0.17% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.41% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.09%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
1650 2187 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.65% 42.31% 37.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1945 1702
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) XSL
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Extranet
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Extranet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB VBA Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSL
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft