The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 102 107 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 23 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.29% 0.54% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 1.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,250 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
781 732 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 43.66% 39.65% 45.64%
Number of salaries quoted 691 650 669
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

VB6
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Birmingham region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Birmingham

VB6
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 40 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (97.50%) .NET
3 36 (90.00%) VB.NET
3 36 (90.00%) SQL
3 36 (90.00%) C#
4 34 (85.00%) Web Services
5 32 (80.00%) XML
5 32 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
6 21 (52.50%) Visual Studio
7 20 (50.00%) Project Management
7 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 15 (37.50%) WinForms
8 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
9 14 (35.00%) HTML
9 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
9 14 (35.00%) Finance
10 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
10 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (32.50%) Windows
11 12 (30.00%) OO
11 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.00%) CSS
11 12 (30.00%) Client/Server
11 12 (30.00%) OOD
11 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 12 (30.00%) ADO.NET
11 12 (30.00%) IIS
11 12 (30.00%) Web Development
11 12 (30.00%) .NET Compact Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP GTS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (80.00%) Crystal Reports
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (52.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) AccuRev
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
2 33 (82.50%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Support Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (2.50%) IT Support
5 1 (2.50%) C# Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Programmer
5 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) Web Services
3 32 (80.00%) XML
4 15 (37.50%) WinForms
5 14 (35.00%) HTML
6 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
6 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 12 (30.00%) WCF
7 12 (30.00%) .NET Compact Framework
7 12 (30.00%) CSS
7 12 (30.00%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Client/Server
1 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Project Management
1 20 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.00%) OO
2 12 (30.00%) OOD
2 12 (30.00%) Web Development
2 12 (30.00%) SDLC
3 2 (5.00%) Budget Control
3 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (2.50%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.50%) SOA
4 1 (2.50%) CRM
4 1 (2.50%) Coaching
4 1 (2.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 36 (90.00%) SQL
2 36 (90.00%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) SAP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago