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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 127 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB6 7 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.38% 0.049% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.087% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 12
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
1052 1145 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.77% 56.54% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1017 959
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 22 (100.00%) VB
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 19 (86.36%) MVC
3 19 (86.36%) XML
4 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (77.27%) SQL
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
6 13 (59.09%) CSS
7 12 (54.55%) VBScript
7 12 (54.55%) VB.NET
7 12 (54.55%) WCF
8 10 (45.45%) Driving Licence
8 10 (45.45%) Classic ASP
9 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
11 5 (22.73%) XSLT
11 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
12 4 (18.18%) IIS
12 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET
12 4 (18.18%) COM+
12 4 (18.18%) C++
12 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (18.18%) jQuery
13 3 (13.64%) Windows
14 2 (9.09%) Migration
14 2 (9.09%) Web Development
15 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
15 1 (4.55%) JIRA
15 1 (4.55%) SQLite

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Developer
3 9 (40.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Senior Developer
3 9 (40.91%) VB.NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Graduate
6 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior
6 3 (13.64%) Junior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Junior SQL Developer
6 3 (13.64%) VB Developer
6 3 (13.64%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) XML
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) CSS
5 12 (54.55%) WCF
6 10 (45.45%) Classic ASP
7 5 (22.73%) XSLT
8 4 (18.18%) ADO.NET
8 4 (18.18%) COM+
8 4 (18.18%) jQuery
9 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.55%) HTML
9 1 (4.55%) HTML5
9 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) OOP
3 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (95.45%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 17 (77.27%) SQL
4 12 (54.55%) VB.NET
4 12 (54.55%) VBScript
5 4 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago