The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 9 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 20.83% - 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% - 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 50.00% 47.37% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

VB6
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Dudley

VB6
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dudley 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET