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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 253 317 323
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.22% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 23
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
3965 5337 6597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 56.36% 50.24% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3588 4698 5724
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
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 1 May 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the City of London

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) VBA
4 9 (52.94%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) Oracle
5 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (35.29%) COBOL
5 6 (35.29%) Migration
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
5 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Open Source
5 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
5 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Information Security
8 2 (11.76%) Service Management
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Change Management
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing

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:

Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) PuTTY
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
1 2 (11.76%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Tester
2 4 (23.53%) UAT Tester
2 4 (23.53%) VB Developer
2 4 (23.53%) VB VBA Developer
2 4 (23.53%) VB6 Developer
2 4 (23.53%) VBA Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) XSL
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) Django
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Solaris
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
1 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
1 6 (35.29%) Open Source
1 6 (35.29%) SDLC
1 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) People Management
3 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Release Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
3 2 (11.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) VBA
4 6 (35.29%) COBOL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) VBScript
7 1 (5.88%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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