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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 199 218 225
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2168 2153 2952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.00% 39.25% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1925 2584
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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 - 2 £45,000 -
Slough - 2 £29,000 - 1
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (80.77%) VB.NET
2 21 (80.77%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) C#
4 15 (57.69%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
5 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (46.15%) VBA
7 11 (42.31%) Windows
7 11 (42.31%) DTS
8 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
8 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
10 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Degree
11 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 6 (23.08%) OOD
12 4 (15.38%) HTML
13 3 (11.54%) Java
13 3 (11.54%) PHP
13 3 (11.54%) VBScript
13 3 (11.54%) IIS
14 2 (7.69%) MS Office
14 2 (7.69%) ITIL
14 2 (7.69%) MySQL
14 2 (7.69%) Oracle

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (11.54%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (42.31%) DTS
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) NCover
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (3.85%) NUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 20 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (80.77%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (3.85%) WCF
5 1 (3.85%) WPF
5 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Unit Testing
1 6 (23.08%) OOD
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Document Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) System Testing
3 1 (3.85%) ERD
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) MVC
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.85%) TDD
3 1 (3.85%) UML
3 1 (3.85%) OO
3 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.85%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (80.77%) VB.NET
3 20 (76.92%) C#
4 15 (57.69%) SQL
5 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
6 12 (46.15%) VBA
7 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (11.54%) Java
8 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 3 (11.54%) VBScript
9 1 (3.85%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Informatica
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago