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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 49 55 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 2.84% 2.51% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 4.88% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +73.46%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
210 287 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 54.12% 51.43% 37.28%
Number of salaries quoted 190 235 206
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VB
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (64.29%) OO
6 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) Workflow
7 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
8 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 3 (21.43%) Oracle
9 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Web Development
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (7.14%) MVC
11 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (7.14%) Web Services
11 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
11 1 (7.14%) DTS
11 1 (7.14%) OOD
11 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) DTS
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (21.43%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (21.43%) VB Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst
5 3 (21.43%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) jQuery
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
2 5 (35.71%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) OOD
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 13 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle