The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 62 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 33 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.30% 0.27% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 0.37% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 10
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -17.07%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
650 536 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.94% 73.42% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 556 504 479
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
East Sussex

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 18 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 48 (100.00%) VB
2 43 (89.58%) .NET
3 38 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 35 (72.92%) C#
5 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
6 27 (56.25%) VB.NET
7 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 23 (47.92%) OO
9 22 (45.83%) ISO 9001
9 22 (45.83%) Degree
9 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
9 22 (45.83%) Lua
9 22 (45.83%) WPF
9 22 (45.83%) LINQ
9 22 (45.83%) SQLite
10 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (14.58%) DSDM
14 7 (14.58%) SLA
14 7 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (12.50%) User Stories
15 6 (12.50%) Windows
15 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 6 (12.50%) SQL
15 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (12.50%) jQuery
15 6 (12.50%) WCF

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (6.25%) MTS
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Intranet
1 1 (2.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) SQLite
3 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (54.17%) C# Developer
3 18 (37.50%) WPF Developer
4 15 (31.25%) VB Developer
5 14 (29.17%) VB6 Developer
6 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (89.58%) .NET
2 34 (70.83%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) WPF
3 22 (45.83%) LINQ
4 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (12.50%) jQuery
6 6 (12.50%) WCF
7 5 (10.42%) CSS
7 5 (10.42%) Classic ASP
8 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (6.25%) XML
9 3 (6.25%) COM+
9 3 (6.25%) DCOM
9 3 (6.25%) ADO.NET
9 3 (6.25%) HTML
10 2 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) OO
2 7 (14.58%) DSDM
3 6 (12.50%) User Stories
3 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (12.50%) Pair Programming
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum
5 4 (8.33%) RDF
6 2 (4.17%) Web Development
7 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) VB
2 35 (72.92%) C#
3 27 (56.25%) VB.NET
4 22 (45.83%) Lua
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) VBScript
7 3 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (45.83%) ISO 9001
2 7 (14.58%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
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