The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 43 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 9 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.04% - 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.11% - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
176 180 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 59.46% 61.22% 68.57%
Number of salaries quoted 168 154 134
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) IIS
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSL
1 12 (100.00%) WSDL
1 12 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (91.67%) Changepoint
2 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
2 11 (91.67%) Coaching
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Load Testing
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) COM+
2 11 (91.67%) XSLT

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 12 (100.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Graduate
3 5 (41.67%) Graduate Software Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Web Services
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) XSL
1 12 (100.00%) WSDL
1 12 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 11 (91.67%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) XSLT
2 11 (91.67%) XHTML
2 11 (91.67%) COM+
3 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Load Testing
1 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
1 11 (91.67%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) PHP