The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 80 57 88
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 56 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.31% 4.55% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 6.71% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 52 1
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VB6
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
585 834 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.73% 67.75% 70.09%
Number of salaries quoted 485 730 482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

VB6
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 42 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (92.86%) C#
3 33 (78.57%) OO
4 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
4 32 (76.19%) .NET
5 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
6 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
6 25 (59.52%) VB.NET
7 21 (50.00%) ISO 9001
7 21 (50.00%) Lua
7 21 (50.00%) WPF
7 21 (50.00%) LINQ
7 21 (50.00%) SQLite
8 20 (47.62%) WCF
8 20 (47.62%) Degree
8 20 (47.62%) Computer Science
9 16 (38.10%) HTML
9 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
10 15 (35.71%) Finance
11 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (28.57%) OOP
13 10 (23.81%) CSS
13 10 (23.81%) Scrum
13 10 (23.81%) MVC
13 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
13 10 (23.81%) jQuery
13 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture
13 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
14 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 7 (16.67%) Fund Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 21 (50.00%) SQLite
3 6 (14.29%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 25 (59.52%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (61.90%) C# Developer
3 19 (45.24%) WPF Developer
4 14 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.38%) AWS Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (76.19%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 21 (50.00%) WPF
3 21 (50.00%) LINQ
4 20 (47.62%) WCF
5 16 (38.10%) HTML
6 10 (23.81%) CSS
6 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
6 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (47.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) OO
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) OOP
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 10 (23.81%) Software Architecture
5 7 (16.67%) Fund Management
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (92.86%) C#
3 25 (59.52%) VB.NET
4 21 (50.00%) Lua
5 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle