The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 48 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.96% 1.57% 6.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 2.58% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 19
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +23.01%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB6
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
247 155 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 59.23% 61.02% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 217 134 198
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

VB6
Salary Trend in Devon

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Devon

VB6
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Devon

VB6
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -15 2 £37,500 -3.22% 1
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 3 (27.27%) B2B
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (9.09%) Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Ruby
8 1 (9.09%) Clustering
8 1 (9.09%) SLA
8 1 (9.09%) C++

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) B2B
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Management Systems Modelling Ltd
Salary: Competitive - will be discussed at interview
Posted: 2 days ago