The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 285 295 304
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.32% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 11
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +43.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
VB6
London

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

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4999 5701 5731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.38% 54.18% 52.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4488 4950 5266
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

VB6
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the City of London

VB6
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 27 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
4 11 (40.74%) VBA
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) Degree
8 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (18.52%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
9 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
9 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
9 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
9 5 (18.52%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
9 5 (18.52%) MCP
10 4 (14.81%) Migration
10 4 (14.81%) Equities
10 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
10 4 (14.81%) C++
10 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
10 4 (14.81%) Derivative
11 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.11%) XML
11 3 (11.11%) Windows

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Applications Support
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) VBA Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Excel Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (3.70%) VB Software Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) VB Programmer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) XSD
5 1 (3.70%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Equities
1 4 (14.81%) Derivative
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Physics
4 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.70%) System Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (77.78%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) VBA
4 9 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 5 (18.52%) VB.NET
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
8 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (7.41%) VBScript
10 1 (3.70%) Python
10 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 5 (18.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau
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Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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