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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 78 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 49 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.20% 4.30% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.01% 6.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
698 747 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.24% 65.58% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 595 656 529
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 £28,000 £28,850 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 26 May 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Brighton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 52 (100.00%) VB
2 45 (86.54%) C#
3 42 (80.77%) .NET
4 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
4 31 (59.62%) WCF
5 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
5 29 (55.77%) OO
6 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
7 26 (50.00%) HTML
8 24 (46.15%) VB.NET
8 24 (46.15%) Visual Studio
9 21 (40.38%) MVC
10 20 (38.46%) Finance
11 17 (32.69%) CSS
11 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
11 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
11 17 (32.69%) jQuery
11 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
11 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
12 15 (28.85%) OOP
13 14 (26.92%) ISO 9001
13 14 (26.92%) Lua
13 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
13 14 (26.92%) Degree
13 14 (26.92%) WPF
13 14 (26.92%) LINQ
13 14 (26.92%) SQLite
13 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 10 (19.23%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (19.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (26.92%) SQLite
3 10 (19.23%) MySQL
3 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (38.46%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 25 (48.08%) .NET Developer
4 16 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 14 (26.92%) WPF Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (17.31%) Software Developer
7 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (11.54%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (11.54%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (1.92%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.92%) C# Programmer
10 1 (1.92%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.92%) C# Application Developer
10 1 (1.92%) .NET Applications Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Programmer
10 1 (1.92%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (80.77%) .NET
2 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
2 31 (59.62%) WCF
3 26 (50.00%) HTML
4 17 (32.69%) CSS
4 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
4 17 (32.69%) jQuery
4 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
4 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 14 (26.92%) WPF
5 14 (26.92%) LINQ
6 7 (13.46%) Classic ASP
6 7 (13.46%) Web Services
7 1 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) OO
2 21 (40.38%) MVC
3 15 (28.85%) OOP
4 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (19.23%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) Web Development
5 10 (19.23%) Software Architecture
6 7 (13.46%) Fund Management
7 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.77%) TDD
8 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.85%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) VB
2 45 (86.54%) C#
3 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
4 24 (46.15%) VB.NET
5 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
6 14 (26.92%) Lua
7 7 (13.46%) VBScript
7 7 (13.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.92%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle