The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 116 128 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.15% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.51% 0.28% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 16
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £34,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1126 1068 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 62.11% 54.91% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 952 913
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

VB6
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Bristol region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Bristol

VB6
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Bristol

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 21 (100.00%) VB
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) MVC
3 17 (80.95%) XML
4 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 12 (57.14%) CSS
6 11 (52.38%) VBScript
6 11 (52.38%) WCF
7 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
8 9 (42.86%) Classic ASP
8 9 (42.86%) Driving Licence
9 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
10 7 (33.33%) XSLT
11 3 (14.29%) Windows
11 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 2 (9.52%) Internet
12 2 (9.52%) Migration
12 2 (9.52%) WinForms
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
12 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
12 2 (9.52%) JIRA
12 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
12 2 (9.52%) AccuRev
12 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (4.76%) HTML5
13 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (4.76%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) AccuRev
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) SQL Developer
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 9 (42.86%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Senior Developer
5 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 6 (28.57%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Graduate
6 3 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Junior
6 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Junior SQL Developer
6 3 (14.29%) VB Developer
6 3 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
7 2 (9.52%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (80.95%) XML
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) WCF
5 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (42.86%) Classic ASP
7 7 (33.33%) XSLT
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.52%) WinForms
9 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET
9 1 (4.76%) COM+
9 1 (4.76%) HTML
9 1 (4.76%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) jQuery
9 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) MVC
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 12 (57.14%) VB.NET
5 11 (52.38%) VBScript
6 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago