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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 121 127 114
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.052% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.087% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 14
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
977 1155 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 56.87% 59.51% 53.79%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1037 910
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) VB
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) XML
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
3 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
4 15 (78.95%) SQL
5 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
6 12 (63.16%) CSS
6 12 (63.16%) VBScript
6 12 (63.16%) WCF
7 10 (52.63%) Driving Licence
7 10 (52.63%) Classic ASP
8 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
9 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
10 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
11 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 4 (21.05%) IIS
12 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
12 4 (21.05%) COM+
12 4 (21.05%) C++
12 4 (21.05%) XSLT
12 4 (21.05%) jQuery
12 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (10.53%) Web Development
14 1 (5.26%) SQLite
14 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
14 1 (5.26%) Migration
14 1 (5.26%) Windows
14 1 (5.26%) OOP

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) SQL Developer
3 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
4 7 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 7 (36.84%) Senior SQL Developer
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (31.58%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior
6 3 (15.79%) Junior Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Junior SQL Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (10.53%) VB Developer
7 2 (10.53%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) XML
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET
4 12 (63.16%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) WCF
5 10 (52.63%) Classic ASP
6 4 (21.05%) ADO.NET
6 4 (21.05%) COM+
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) OO
3 1 (5.26%) OOP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 16 (84.21%) JavaScript
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) VBScript
5 9 (47.37%) VB.NET
6 4 (21.05%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago