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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / East Midlands
Rank 148 147 161
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.00% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 16
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
1645 1694 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 57.72% 53.85% 50.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1414 1409
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -3 8 £37,500 -3.22%
Leicestershire -1 3 £30,000 -29.41%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VB6.

1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (75.00%) C#
2 33 (75.00%) .NET
3 28 (63.64%) .NET Framework
4 23 (52.27%) SQL
5 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
6 16 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 16 (36.36%) Windows
6 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 15 (34.09%) ActiveX
7 15 (34.09%) VB.NET
8 14 (31.82%) VBA
8 14 (31.82%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (31.82%) Classic ASP
8 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
8 14 (31.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 13 (29.55%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (29.55%) Service Management
10 12 (27.27%) OO
10 12 (27.27%) CruiseControl
10 12 (27.27%) Subversion
10 12 (27.27%) Degree
10 12 (27.27%) MSBuild
11 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 11 (25.00%) Oracle Database
11 11 (25.00%) Asset Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
1 14 (31.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (29.55%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (11.36%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (31.82%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) CruiseControl
1 12 (27.27%) MSBuild
1 12 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) VB Developer
2 16 (36.36%) VB6 Developer
3 9 (20.45%) DBA
4 8 (18.18%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Administrator
6 6 (13.64%) SQL DBA
6 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.27%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Head of IT
8 1 (2.27%) HTML Developer
8 1 (2.27%) IT Director
8 1 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Programmer
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 28 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 15 (34.09%) ActiveX
4 14 (31.82%) Classic ASP
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.36%) SAP Smart Forms
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
6 3 (6.82%) HTML
7 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.55%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.55%) CSS3
7 2 (4.55%) Ember.js
7 2 (4.55%) HTML5
8 1 (2.27%) LINQ
8 1 (2.27%) WinForms
8 1 (2.27%) WPF
8 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) Service Management
3 12 (27.27%) OO
4 11 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 9 (20.45%) Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) Business Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (18.18%) Change Management
6 8 (18.18%) Workflow
7 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) ITIL
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) Scrum
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.82%) SDLC
11 2 (4.55%) MVC
11 2 (4.55%) OOP
11 2 (4.55%) TDD
11 2 (4.55%) Translating Business Requirements
12 1 (2.27%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (75.00%) C#
3 23 (52.27%) SQL
4 16 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 15 (34.09%) VB.NET
6 14 (31.82%) PowerShell
6 14 (31.82%) VBA
7 4 (9.09%) C++
8 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.64%) HND
3 6 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Nintex
3 8 (18.18%) SAP