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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
London / City of London
Rank 224 249 303
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +54
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.080% 0.031% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.057% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 14
Median salary £72,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
2838 3494 5035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.53% 54.04% 49.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 3150 4520
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 10 (71.43%) SDLC
4 8 (57.14%) Banking
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Temenos
5 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) MS Access
5 6 (42.86%) jBASE
5 6 (42.86%) Temenos T24
5 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
6 4 (28.57%) iSeries
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (28.57%) Line Management
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Ajax
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (28.57%) DTS
6 4 (28.57%) Windows
6 4 (28.57%) CSS

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) MS Access
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) DB2
3 4 (28.57%) DTS
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Front Office
2 2 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 6 (42.86%) VB Developer
2 6 (42.86%) VB6 Developer
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior VB Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior VB6 Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (28.57%) Classic ASP
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) DHTML
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (28.57%) iSeries
3 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) VB.NET
4 8 (57.14%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) jBASE
1 6 (42.86%) Temenos
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft