The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 49 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.42% 3.15% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.53% 5.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
VB6
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
253 197 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.86% 56.45% 60.06%
Number of salaries quoted 207 181 160
Median salary £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

VB6
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Cheltenham

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for VB6.

1 25 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (92.00%) C++
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 20 (80.00%) C#
4 19 (76.00%) .NET
4 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
4 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (68.00%) XML
6 17 (68.00%) COM+
6 17 (68.00%) ADO.NET
6 17 (68.00%) IIS
6 17 (68.00%) HTML
7 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (48.00%) SDLC
9 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
10 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
10 7 (28.00%) Load Testing
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) FinalBuilder
11 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (24.00%) Process Management
11 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
11 6 (24.00%) VC++
11 6 (24.00%) MS Access
11 6 (24.00%) MFC
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 17 (68.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) MS Access
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (56.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (24.00%) FinalBuilder
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (52.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) C++ Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (8.00%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) VB Developer
7 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) VB6 Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
1 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
2 17 (68.00%) ADO.NET
2 17 (68.00%) COM+
2 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) MFC
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) WSDL
4 5 (20.00%) XML Schema
4 5 (20.00%) XSL
5 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
6 1 (4.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) SDLC
2 11 (44.00%) Waterfall
3 7 (28.00%) Load Testing
3 7 (28.00%) Performance Testing
4 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (24.00%) Process Management
4 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (16.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (92.00%) C++
3 20 (80.00%) C#
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) VC++
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle