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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 242 301 353
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +52
Permanent jobs citing VB6 16 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.093% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 9
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 £41,450 £38,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
3602 5368 6944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 57.24% 51.88% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3300 4748 6021
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,300 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
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 25 June 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 25 June 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 30 (100.00%) VB
2 22 (73.33%) VBA
3 17 (56.67%) Migration
4 16 (53.33%) C#
5 15 (50.00%) SQL
6 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
7 9 (30.00%) .NET
8 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
9 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 5 (16.67%) COBOL
10 5 (16.67%) Oracle
10 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.67%) Python
10 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
10 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
10 5 (16.67%) Open Source
10 5 (16.67%) SDLC
11 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (13.33%) Reference Data
11 4 (13.33%) C++
11 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
11 4 (13.33%) Banking
11 4 (13.33%) Data Management
11 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
11 4 (13.33%) Front Office
11 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.00%) HTML

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 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.33%) SSH
1 1 (3.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Front Office
2 4 (13.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) VBA Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Excel Developer
3 7 (23.33%) Excel VBA Developer
4 5 (16.67%) VB Developer
4 5 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Tester
5 4 (13.33%) Tester
5 4 (13.33%) UAT Tester
5 4 (13.33%) VB VBA Developer
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.67%) XSL
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) Django
4 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Fixed Income
1 4 (13.33%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Derivative
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Solaris
1 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) Migration
2 14 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.33%) Data Management
4 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.33%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Service Management
7 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 22 (73.33%) VBA
3 16 (53.33%) C#
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 5 (16.67%) COBOL
6 5 (16.67%) Python
7 4 (13.33%) C++
8 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (6.67%) VBScript
10 1 (3.33%) Perl
10 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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