The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 47 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.03% 3.91% 4.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 5.79% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 190 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 53.78% 67.62% 73.29%
Number of salaries quoted 163 172 220
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -9 6 £40,000 +8.84%
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (37.50%) B2B
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) UNIX
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) VB.NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
1 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) B2B
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP