The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 26 50
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 39 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth - 11.61% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.12% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 35 2
Average salary - £36,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
276 242 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 64.79% 72.02% 66.22%
Number of salaries quoted 223 209 167
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

VB6
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Bournemouth

VB6
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB Developer
1 3 (60.00%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET