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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 60 78 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 52 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.25% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.22% 0.20% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 48 1 2
Average salary £43,000 £33,500 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.35% -25.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £33,500 £46,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
836 496 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.30% 72.41% 68.02%
Number of salaries quoted 723 459 530
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 100 (100.00%) VB
2 89 (89.00%) .NET
3 87 (87.00%) C#
4 65 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 53 (53.00%) SQL Server
6 49 (49.00%) VB.NET
7 37 (37.00%) Visual Studio
8 33 (33.00%) jQuery
9 32 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 29 (29.00%) CSS
10 29 (29.00%) OO
11 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
11 28 (28.00%) WCF
12 26 (26.00%) T-SQL
13 24 (24.00%) HTML
13 24 (24.00%) MVC
13 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
14 23 (23.00%) Degree
15 22 (22.00%) WPF
15 22 (22.00%) LINQ
15 22 (22.00%) SQLite
15 22 (22.00%) Computer Science
15 22 (22.00%) Lua
15 22 (22.00%) SQL
15 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
15 22 (22.00%) ISO 9001
16 20 (20.00%) Windows
16 20 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 18 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Extranet
2 1 (1.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (53.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.00%) SQLite
3 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 15 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (37.00%) Visual Studio
2 20 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (12.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 98 (98.00%) Developer
2 58 (58.00%) C# Developer
3 26 (26.00%) .NET Developer
4 21 (21.00%) VB Developer
5 20 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
6 19 (19.00%) Software Developer
7 18 (18.00%) C# Software Developer
8 16 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (14.00%) Senior Developer
9 14 (14.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (13.00%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (8.00%) Applications Developer
12 6 (6.00%) Agile C# Developer
13 4 (4.00%) WPF Developer
14 3 (3.00%) Applications Support
15 2 (2.00%) Trainee
16 1 (1.00%) Graduate
16 1 (1.00%) Web Developer
16 1 (1.00%) Junior
16 1 (1.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (89.00%) .NET
2 65 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 33 (33.00%) jQuery
4 32 (32.00%) .NET Framework
5 29 (29.00%) CSS
6 28 (28.00%) WCF
7 24 (24.00%) HTML
7 24 (24.00%) AngularJS
8 22 (22.00%) WPF
8 22 (22.00%) LINQ
9 18 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (16.00%) Web Services
10 16 (16.00%) Classic ASP
11 14 (14.00%) HTML5
12 8 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (4.00%) WinForms
13 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) OO
2 24 (24.00%) MVC
3 15 (15.00%) Web Development
4 13 (13.00%) OOP
5 11 (11.00%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (4.00%) Pair Programming
8 4 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.00%) DSDM
8 4 (4.00%) User Stories
9 2 (2.00%) Scrum
10 1 (1.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) VB
2 87 (87.00%) C#
3 49 (49.00%) VB.NET
4 32 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (26.00%) T-SQL
6 22 (22.00%) Lua
6 22 (22.00%) SQL
7 17 (17.00%) VBScript
8 2 (2.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (22.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 28 (28.00%) Microsoft