The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 314 296 288
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.099% 0.18% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.32% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 40
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £66,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Programming Languages Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6407 6603 7215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 52.67% 55.10% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5522 5941 6724
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
London

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 36 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (88.89%) .NET
3 24 (66.67%) C#
4 21 (58.33%) SQL
4 21 (58.33%) VB.NET
4 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 17 (47.22%) VBA
6 16 (44.44%) Finance
7 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
9 12 (33.33%) HTML
9 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
10 9 (25.00%) XML
11 8 (22.22%) Windows
11 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
12 7 (19.44%) WinForms
12 7 (19.44%) Degree
12 7 (19.44%) CSS
13 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
13 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
13 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
14 5 (13.89%) UNIX
14 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
14 5 (13.89%) Banking
14 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (2.78%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (2.78%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) MS Access
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.78%) OLTP
7 1 (2.78%) DTS
7 1 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
3 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.78%) Moq
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Front Office
3 3 (8.33%) Japanese Language
3 3 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Developer
4 3 (8.33%) ASP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Excel Developer
5 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
2 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (25.00%) XML
4 7 (19.44%) WinForms
4 7 (19.44%) CSS
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET
7 3 (8.33%) Classic ASP
7 3 (8.33%) Silverlight
8 2 (5.56%) COM
9 1 (2.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.78%) Rendezvous
9 1 (2.78%) Middleware
9 1 (2.78%) STL
9 1 (2.78%) ADO
9 1 (2.78%) WCF
9 1 (2.78%) WPF
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Derivative
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) NHS
2 3 (8.33%) Equities
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (5.56%) Statistics
3 2 (5.56%) Market Risk
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) UNIX
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.78%) Solaris
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Asset Management
2 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) MVC
4 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Test Management
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.56%) OOP
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) System Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (66.67%) C#
3 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 21 (58.33%) VB.NET
4 17 (47.22%) VBA
5 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
8 3 (8.33%) VBScript
9 2 (5.56%) Java
9 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) C++
10 1 (2.78%) Perl
10 1 (2.78%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) Sybase
4 3 (8.33%) FactSet
4 3 (8.33%) Aruba
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 3 (8.33%) Apple
4 3 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (5.56%) Tableau
6 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.78%) DataSynapse
6 1 (2.78%) Serena
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