The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 51 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.11% 2.12% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 4.47% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +73.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
212 246 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 49.77% 47.40% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 195 211 194
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

VB6
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Crawley region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Crawley

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) Mentoring
4 12 (75.00%) HTML
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (68.75%) CSS
6 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 10 (62.50%) OO
7 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
8 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (50.00%) SQL
9 7 (43.75%) Finance
10 5 (31.25%) Workflow
10 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
10 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
11 4 (25.00%) Web Development
11 4 (25.00%) Oracle
11 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
12 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (6.25%) jQuery
13 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (6.25%) Marketing
13 1 (6.25%) MVC
13 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (6.25%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley 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.

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.25%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (25.00%) VB Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (25.00%) Programmer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) Classic ASP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Mentoring
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Workflow
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle