The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 162 181 130
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -51
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.29% 0.28% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.50% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 28
Average salary £36,500 £31,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.74% -19.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,700 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1786 2015 1770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.12% 56.16% 58.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1603 1724 1615
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

VB6
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the East Midlands

VB6
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

VB6
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Northamptonshire -13 4 £36,500 +23.72%
Nottinghamshire +15 2 £27,500 +22.22%
Leicestershire +13 2 £40,750 +5.84% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 25 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (84.00%) .NET
3 20 (80.00%) C#
3 20 (80.00%) SQL
4 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (60.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
8 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
9 11 (44.00%) OO
10 10 (40.00%) Windows
10 10 (40.00%) Subversion
11 9 (36.00%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (36.00%) OOP
11 9 (36.00%) ActiveX
11 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
11 9 (36.00%) CruiseControl
11 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (36.00%) TestComplete
11 9 (36.00%) MSBuild
11 9 (36.00%) .NET Compact Framework
11 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (20.00%) Degree
14 4 (16.00%) C
14 4 (16.00%) HTML
14 4 (16.00%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) LabWindows
2 1 (4.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (36.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (40.00%) Subversion
3 9 (36.00%) TestComplete
3 9 (36.00%) CruiseControl
3 9 (36.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Electronics
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) VB Developer
3 10 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Technician
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Technician
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (36.00%) ActiveX
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Compact Framework
4 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 4 (16.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) XSL
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
5 3 (12.00%) WPF
6 2 (8.00%) LINQ
6 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (8.00%) LINQ to SQL
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (8.00%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
6 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (8.00%) WinForms
6 2 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Physics
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) OO
2 9 (36.00%) Regression Testing
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) OOP
3 3 (12.00%) MVC
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 1 (4.00%) Web Design
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) E-Procurement
5 1 (4.00%) OOD
5 1 (4.00%) MVVM
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 20 (80.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (60.00%) VB.NET
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.00%) VBScript
6 4 (16.00%) MATLAB
6 4 (16.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) PHP5
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) VBA
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
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