The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 125 129 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB6 9 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.26% 0.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.45% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 15
Average salary £41,500 £50,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.82% +74.13%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1036 1099 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 44.75% 56.27% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1022 888
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South East

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

VB6
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe - 3 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +1 2 £40,750 -19.30% 2
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 33 (100.00%) VB
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 30 (90.91%) C#
4 27 (81.82%) VB.NET
5 25 (75.76%) T-SQL
6 24 (72.73%) N-Tier
7 19 (57.58%) ERP
7 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
8 18 (54.55%) VBScript
8 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
8 18 (54.55%) TDD
8 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
8 18 (54.55%) jQuery
8 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (54.55%) BDD
8 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 17 (51.52%) FMCG
9 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2
9 17 (51.52%) Remedy
10 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
11 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
12 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
13 9 (27.27%) MVC
14 8 (24.24%) CSS
14 8 (24.24%) XML
14 8 (24.24%) HTML
14 8 (24.24%) OO

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) MS Access
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Billing
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) Developer
2 23 (69.70%) C# Developer
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Applications Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Applications Developer
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) C# Application Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.03%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) VB Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (96.97%) ASP.NET
3 18 (54.55%) jQuery
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 18 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 8 (24.24%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) XML
5 8 (24.24%) HTML
6 6 (18.18%) WCF
6 6 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (18.18%) LINQ
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.03%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.03%) XHTML
7 1 (3.03%) XSLT
7 1 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) N-Tier
2 17 (51.52%) FMCG
3 1 (3.03%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ERP
2 18 (54.55%) TDD
2 18 (54.55%) Business Analysis
2 18 (54.55%) BDD
3 17 (51.52%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
7 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 6 (18.18%) Change Management
7 6 (18.18%) CRM
7 6 (18.18%) Release Management
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (6.06%) PRINCE
9 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) ITIL
9 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
3 30 (90.91%) C#
4 27 (81.82%) VB.NET
5 25 (75.76%) T-SQL
6 19 (57.58%) JavaScript
7 18 (54.55%) VBScript
8 7 (21.21%) VBA
9 6 (18.18%) VC++
10 1 (3.03%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) WAI
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Remedy
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10% Bonus package, 23 Days Holiday,
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago