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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 224 207
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.10% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.23% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 15
Average salary - £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1993 2576 2560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.24% 43.50% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 2058 2255
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Delphi
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Delphi
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree