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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 292 285 298
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.50% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 14
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +5.00%
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
5155 5612 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 49.55% 54.03% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4567 4855 5310
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
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 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 32 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 16 (50.00%) .NET
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) VBA
5 12 (37.50%) C#
6 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 7 (21.88%) Oracle
7 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
7 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.63%) QA
9 5 (15.63%) Migration
9 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.63%) MCP
10 4 (12.50%) XML
10 4 (12.50%) Java
10 4 (12.50%) Equities
10 4 (12.50%) Derivative
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Banking
11 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (6.25%) MATLAB

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Front Office
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) VB Software Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
3 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) VBA Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.13%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Excel Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Excel Specialist
5 1 (3.13%) Excel VBA Developer
5 1 (3.13%) VB Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) XSD
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Equities
1 4 (12.50%) Derivative
2 2 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
1 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (15.63%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) MVC
4 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.13%) CRM
5 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Management
5 1 (3.13%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (65.63%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) C#
3 12 (37.50%) VBA
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) VBScript
8 2 (6.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) MCP
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
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