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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 54 63 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +25
Permanent jobs citing VB6 39 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.21% 2.65% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.05% 4.21% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,950 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
645 475 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 69.58% 62.91% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 567 402 596
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 29 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 80 (100.00%) VB
2 78 (97.50%) .NET
3 76 (95.00%) C#
4 60 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 45 (56.25%) .NET Framework
6 38 (47.50%) MVC
6 38 (47.50%) WCF
7 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
8 34 (42.50%) VB.NET
8 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
9 33 (41.25%) T-SQL
10 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
11 31 (38.75%) Visual Studio
11 31 (38.75%) jQuery
12 30 (37.50%) HTML
13 27 (33.75%) CSS
14 26 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 25 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
15 25 (31.25%) SQL
15 25 (31.25%) Web Development
16 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
17 21 (26.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 20 (25.00%) Web Services
18 20 (25.00%) Classic ASP
19 19 (23.75%) VBScript
19 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (31.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (23.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.50%) SQLite
5 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.00%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (38.75%) Visual Studio
2 26 (32.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 78 (97.50%) Developer
2 52 (65.00%) .NET Developer
3 42 (52.50%) C# Developer
4 26 (32.50%) Software Developer
4 26 (32.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (26.25%) .NET Software Developer
5 21 (26.25%) C# Software Developer
6 12 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.00%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.00%) VB Developer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Programmer
9 3 (3.75%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.75%) C# Application Developer
9 3 (3.75%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (3.75%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (97.50%) .NET
2 60 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 45 (56.25%) .NET Framework
4 38 (47.50%) WCF
5 31 (38.75%) jQuery
6 30 (37.50%) HTML
7 27 (33.75%) CSS
8 22 (27.50%) AngularJS
9 21 (26.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 20 (25.00%) Classic ASP
10 20 (25.00%) Web Services
11 9 (11.25%) HTML5
12 6 (7.50%) WPF
12 6 (7.50%) LINQ
13 3 (3.75%) WinForms
13 3 (3.75%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) MVC
2 25 (31.25%) Web Development
3 18 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.25%) OO
4 13 (16.25%) Waterfall
5 9 (11.25%) OOP
6 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (3.75%) TDD
8 1 (1.25%) RAD
8 1 (1.25%) OOD
8 1 (1.25%) Project Management
8 1 (1.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) VB
2 76 (95.00%) C#
3 35 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 34 (42.50%) VB.NET
5 33 (41.25%) T-SQL
6 25 (31.25%) SQL
7 19 (23.75%) VBScript
8 6 (7.50%) Lua
9 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
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