The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - - 108
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - - 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £30,250
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 Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
829 912 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.95% 62.47% 66.05%
Number of salaries quoted 731 767 866
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

VB6
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Cambridge