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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 68 60 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 34 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.45% 2.75% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.13% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 18 4
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
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
714 533 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 72.49% 66.71% 72.08%
Number of salaries quoted 630 439 466
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 72 (100.00%) VB
2 64 (88.89%) C#
3 61 (84.72%) .NET
4 45 (62.50%) ASP.NET
5 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 44 (61.11%) WCF
6 41 (56.94%) HTML
7 39 (54.17%) .NET Framework
8 33 (45.83%) jQuery
8 33 (45.83%) MVC
9 32 (44.44%) CSS
9 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
10 31 (43.06%) T-SQL
10 31 (43.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 30 (41.67%) AngularJS
12 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
12 26 (36.11%) Visual Studio
13 25 (34.72%) Finance
13 25 (34.72%) OO
14 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
15 20 (27.78%) Classic ASP
15 20 (27.78%) Web Services
15 20 (27.78%) SQL
16 19 (26.39%) VBScript
16 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
16 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (26.39%) Web Development
16 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (25.00%) OOP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (26.39%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.39%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.28%) MySQL
5 7 (9.72%) SQLite
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 26 (36.11%) Visual Studio
2 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (34.72%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (100.00%) Developer
2 47 (65.28%) .NET Developer
3 33 (45.83%) C# Developer
4 21 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 21 (29.17%) Software Developer
5 19 (26.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 14 (19.44%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (9.72%) WPF Developer
9 3 (4.17%) C# Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (2.78%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (84.72%) .NET
2 45 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 44 (61.11%) WCF
4 41 (56.94%) HTML
5 39 (54.17%) .NET Framework
6 33 (45.83%) jQuery
7 32 (44.44%) CSS
8 31 (43.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 30 (41.67%) AngularJS
10 20 (27.78%) Web Services
10 20 (27.78%) Classic ASP
11 7 (9.72%) WPF
11 7 (9.72%) LINQ
12 4 (5.56%) HTML5
13 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Computer Science
2 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) MVC
2 25 (34.72%) OO
3 19 (26.39%) Web Development
4 18 (25.00%) OOP
4 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.89%) Scrum
5 10 (13.89%) Software Architecture
6 7 (9.72%) Fund Management
7 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.56%) TDD
8 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.39%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.39%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) VB
2 64 (88.89%) C#
3 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 31 (43.06%) T-SQL
5 26 (36.11%) VB.NET
6 20 (27.78%) SQL
7 19 (26.39%) VBScript
8 7 (9.72%) Lua
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle
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