The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South West / Bristol
Rank 125 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.85% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 1.36% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Median salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £21,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £48,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
914 1105 1080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.21% 62.43% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 749 1033 951
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft