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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 72 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.22% 0.32% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -
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
280 175 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 62.22% 56.09% 62.28%
Number of salaries quoted 223 157 160
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 27 September 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 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) C++
3 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) XML
5 10 (66.67%) HTML
5 10 (66.67%) .NET
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) IIS
6 9 (60.00%) ADO.NET
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (60.00%) COM+
6 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
7 8 (53.33%) SDLC
8 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
8 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
9 5 (33.33%) FinalBuilder
9 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
9 5 (33.33%) Process Management
9 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (33.33%) Finance
9 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
9 5 (33.33%) VC++
9 5 (33.33%) MS Access
9 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 5 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (33.33%) MFC
9 5 (33.33%) Oracle

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 10 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.67%) QlikView
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) FinalBuilder
2 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C++ Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) .NET
1 10 (66.67%) HTML
1 10 (66.67%) XML
2 9 (60.00%) ADO.NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) COM+
3 5 (33.33%) MFC
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) WSDL
4 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
4 1 (6.67%) XSL
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) SDLC
1 8 (53.33%) Waterfall
2 6 (40.00%) Load Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 5 (33.33%) Process Management
3 5 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) C++
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) VC++
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) VMware