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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 302 296 301
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.085% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 31
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.44%
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
6133 6724 7128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.27% 56.19% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5345 6075 6638
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (86.67%) .NET
3 18 (60.00%) C#
4 17 (56.67%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 14 (46.67%) VBA
7 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (40.00%) Finance
8 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
9 10 (33.33%) HTML
9 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (30.00%) XML
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 7 (23.33%) CSS
12 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
13 6 (20.00%) WinForms
13 6 (20.00%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Derivative
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle
14 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 5 (16.67%) UNIX
14 5 (16.67%) Java
14 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
15 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
15 4 (13.33%) Front Office
15 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
15 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
15 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.67%) MS Access
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Front Office
3 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Japanese Language
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 3 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Developer
3 3 (10.00%) ASP Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Quantitative Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (30.00%) XML
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
5 6 (20.00%) WinForms
6 3 (10.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.33%) WCF
8 1 (3.33%) WPF
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
8 1 (3.33%) XSD
8 1 (3.33%) Middleware
8 1 (3.33%) STL
8 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Derivative
2 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
4 2 (6.67%) Equities
4 2 (6.67%) NHS
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.33%) Market Risk
5 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Asset Management
2 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (10.00%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Change Control
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) ETL
5 2 (6.67%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Test Management
5 2 (6.67%) System Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (60.00%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 14 (46.67%) VB.NET
4 14 (46.67%) VBA
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) Java
7 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 3 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (10.00%) VBScript
9 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
9 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.33%) Perl
10 1 (3.33%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Juniper
3 3 (10.00%) Apple
3 3 (10.00%) Aruba
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Tableau
4 2 (6.67%) FactSet
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) DataSynapse
5 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Proteus Europe
Salary: £220 per day
Posted: 5 days ago