The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 135 131 142
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.61% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 6
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -21.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1463 1469 1891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.59% 61.85% 69.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1243 1321 1641
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
East of England

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 4 £45,000 +38.46% 2
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 30 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (86.67%) .NET
3 24 (80.00%) C#
4 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (66.67%) VB.NET
6 18 (60.00%) Oracle
7 17 (56.67%) SQL
8 11 (36.67%) Finance
9 10 (33.33%) Scrum
10 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
10 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
11 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (23.33%) Degree
12 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
12 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (13.33%) Marketing
14 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
14 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 4 (13.33%) WPF
15 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
15 3 (10.00%) Time Management
15 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
15 3 (10.00%) MVVM
15 3 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
15 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Software Developer
3 9 (30.00%) VB Developer
3 9 (30.00%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Programmer
8 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (13.33%) WPF
3 3 (10.00%) COM
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
4 1 (3.33%) WSDL
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.33%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) VHDL
3 3 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Scrum
2 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) MVVM
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (80.00%) C#
3 20 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 7 (23.33%) PL/SQL
6 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (10.00%) VBA
7 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Motorola
3 1 (3.33%) Brady
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