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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 55 59 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.74% 0.78% 7.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.22% 1.29% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 28
Average salary £40,000 £46,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +25.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
245 233 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 60.20% 60.52% 70.73%
Number of salaries quoted 208 210 243
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 30 January 2015. 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 +12 3 £40,000 -13.04%
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Software Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft