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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 72 55 88
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 62 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.62% 4.91% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.26% 7.36% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 58 1
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
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
619 842 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 71.56% 66.67% 70.19%
Number of salaries quoted 511 738 512
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,613 £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 6 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 48 (100.00%) VB
2 41 (85.42%) C#
3 38 (79.17%) .NET
4 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 35 (72.92%) OO
6 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
7 25 (52.08%) Visual Studio
7 25 (52.08%) VB.NET
8 24 (50.00%) WCF
9 22 (45.83%) HTML
9 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
10 21 (43.75%) ISO 9001
10 21 (43.75%) WPF
10 21 (43.75%) LINQ
10 21 (43.75%) SQLite
10 21 (43.75%) Lua
11 20 (41.67%) Degree
11 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
12 19 (39.58%) Finance
13 14 (29.17%) OOP
13 14 (29.17%) MVC
13 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
14 12 (25.00%) jQuery
14 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 12 (25.00%) CSS
14 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
15 10 (20.83%) MySQL
15 10 (20.83%) Oracle
15 10 (20.83%) Scrum

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (43.75%) SQLite
3 10 (20.83%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (52.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 19 (39.58%) WPF Developer
4 16 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
6 9 (18.75%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Agile C# Developer
11 1 (2.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) AWS Developer
11 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (79.17%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 24 (50.00%) WCF
4 22 (45.83%) HTML
5 21 (43.75%) WPF
5 21 (43.75%) LINQ
6 12 (25.00%) jQuery
6 12 (25.00%) CSS
6 12 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 12 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (4.17%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.08%) HTML5
9 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) OO
2 14 (29.17%) MVC
2 14 (29.17%) OOP
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Scrum
3 10 (20.83%) Software Architecture
4 7 (14.58%) Fund Management
5 4 (8.33%) Web Development
5 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) VB
2 41 (85.42%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) VB.NET
4 22 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 21 (43.75%) Lua
6 12 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft