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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 184 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.30% 0.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £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
1641 2250 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.95% 43.11% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 2021 1602
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 2 £43,750 -
Thatcham - 1 £42,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) XSL
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) HTML
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
7 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
7 1 (14.29%) CSS
7 1 (14.29%) Web Services
7 1 (14.29%) Advertising
7 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (14.29%) Web Design
7 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (14.29%) MVC

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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB VBA Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (28.57%) VBA Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) XSL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) VBA
3 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft