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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 56 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 55 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.45% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.57% 0.19% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 1 4
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £33,500 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
837 525 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.77% 70.38% 69.50%
Number of salaries quoted 734 483 485
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,650 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 25 July 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 91 (100.00%) VB
2 79 (86.81%) .NET
3 77 (84.62%) C#
4 57 (62.64%) ASP.NET
5 52 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 46 (50.55%) VB.NET
7 35 (38.46%) Visual Studio
8 33 (36.26%) jQuery
9 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
10 30 (32.97%) OO
11 29 (31.87%) CSS
11 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
12 25 (27.47%) WCF
13 24 (26.37%) Degree
13 24 (26.37%) HTML
13 24 (26.37%) AngularJS
14 23 (25.27%) ISO 9001
14 23 (25.27%) WPF
14 23 (25.27%) LINQ
14 23 (25.27%) SQLite
14 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
14 23 (25.27%) Lua
15 21 (23.08%) MVC
15 21 (23.08%) SQL
16 20 (21.98%) T-SQL
16 20 (21.98%) Windows
17 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
17 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
18 18 (19.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 17 (18.68%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (20.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Extranet
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.27%) SQLite
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (13.19%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 17 (18.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (13.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 91 (100.00%) Developer
2 55 (60.44%) C# Developer
3 21 (23.08%) VB Developer
4 20 (21.98%) VB6 Developer
5 19 (20.88%) .NET Developer
6 14 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 14 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 14 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 12 (13.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (9.89%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (7.69%) WPF Developer
10 7 (7.69%) Applications Developer
11 6 (6.59%) Agile C# Developer
12 1 (1.10%) Senior .NET Developer
12 1 (1.10%) Junior Developer
12 1 (1.10%) Graduate
12 1 (1.10%) Junior
12 1 (1.10%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (86.81%) .NET
2 57 (62.64%) ASP.NET
3 33 (36.26%) jQuery
4 29 (31.87%) CSS
4 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
5 25 (27.47%) WCF
6 24 (26.37%) HTML
6 24 (26.37%) AngularJS
7 23 (25.27%) WPF
7 23 (25.27%) LINQ
8 18 (19.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 16 (17.58%) Classic ASP
9 16 (17.58%) Web Services
10 14 (15.38%) HTML5
11 8 (8.79%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (4.40%) WinForms
13 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) OO
2 21 (23.08%) MVC
3 13 (14.29%) OOP
4 12 (13.19%) Web Development
5 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.40%) User Stories
8 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.40%) Pair Programming
8 4 (4.40%) DSDM
9 2 (2.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) VB
2 77 (84.62%) C#
3 46 (50.55%) VB.NET
4 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
5 23 (25.27%) Lua
6 21 (23.08%) SQL
7 20 (21.98%) T-SQL
8 17 (18.68%) VBScript
9 2 (2.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.27%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (20.88%) Microsoft
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