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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 221 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.068% 0.036% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.086% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Average salary £32,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,100 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £38,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2157 2333 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.44% 41.55% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2032 2409
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 19 September 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
Slough - 2 £29,000 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (50.00%) VBA
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) DTS
6 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
7 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (27.27%) OOD
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) PHP
12 2 (9.09%) VBScript
12 2 (9.09%) HTML
12 2 (9.09%) Java
12 2 (9.09%) IIS
12 2 (9.09%) MS Office
12 2 (9.09%) ITIL
12 2 (9.09%) MySQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (45.45%) DTS
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
3 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Delphi Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) GIS
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) OOD
2 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.09%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 17 (77.27%) VB.NET
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (50.00%) VBA
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 2 (9.09%) VBScript
7 2 (9.09%) Java
8 1 (4.55%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle