The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bournemouth region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 59 50 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB6 8 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.66% 1.96% 6.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 3.16% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 15
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Programming Languages Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 253 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 73.65% 61.86% 70.64%
Number of salaries quoted 267 207 136
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
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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
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

VB6
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VB
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) COM
3 10 (71.43%) VC++
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
3 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 10 (71.43%) C++
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) MCTS
3 10 (71.43%) MCPD
3 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 10 (71.43%) iOS Development
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 10 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) VB Developer
3 3 (21.43%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) COM
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
1 10 (71.43%) iOS Development
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (71.43%) C++
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) VC++
3 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (71.43%) MCTS
1 10 (71.43%) MCPD
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
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