The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 159 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 0.85% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.56% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1973 1736 1817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 52.80% 54.39% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1568 1614
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
England

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 July 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 July 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
Nottinghamshire +10 9 £35,000 +45.83%
Leicestershire -18 4 £30,000 -25.00%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 41 (100.00%) VB
2 40 (97.56%) C#
3 38 (92.68%) .NET
4 33 (80.49%) VB.NET
5 32 (78.05%) SQL
6 20 (48.78%) VBA
6 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
7 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
7 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
8 18 (43.90%) SAP
9 17 (41.46%) T-SQL
10 16 (39.02%) Classic ASP
10 16 (39.02%) SharePoint
11 15 (36.59%) jQuery
12 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
13 12 (29.27%) MVC
13 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
14 10 (24.39%) HTML
14 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
15 9 (21.95%) OO
15 9 (21.95%) ITIL
15 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (19.51%) OOP
16 8 (19.51%) PHP
17 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
17 7 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
17 7 (17.07%) MySQL
17 7 (17.07%) Perl

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 16 (39.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (24.39%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (17.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (14.63%) IIS
5 5 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (17.07%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (17.07%) MySQL
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (12.20%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
1 7 (17.07%) Subversion
2 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.76%) NUnit
4 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
4 3 (7.32%) TestComplete
4 3 (7.32%) CruiseControl
General
1 4 (9.76%) Back Office
2 2 (4.88%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) .NET Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Systems Developer
4 11 (26.83%) VB.NET Developer
5 7 (17.07%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (14.63%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.76%) VB Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.88%) Applications Support Technician
9 2 (4.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Junior
9 2 (4.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) ASP.NET
2 19 (46.34%) .NET Framework
3 16 (39.02%) Classic ASP
4 15 (36.59%) jQuery
5 10 (24.39%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) ActiveX
6 7 (17.07%) Ajax
6 7 (17.07%) LINQ
6 7 (17.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (17.07%) LINQ to SQL
6 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (14.63%) XML
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (9.76%) JSON
8 4 (9.76%) CSS
9 3 (7.32%) ADO.NET
9 3 (7.32%) WinForms
9 3 (7.32%) Dapper ORM
9 3 (7.32%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.44%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) OO
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) OOP
4 7 (17.07%) Change Management
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) E-Procurement
6 5 (12.20%) Web Design
6 5 (12.20%) Web Development
7 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Document Management
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) VB
2 40 (97.56%) C#
3 33 (80.49%) VB.NET
4 32 (78.05%) SQL
5 20 (48.78%) VBA
6 17 (41.46%) T-SQL
7 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.51%) PHP
9 7 (17.07%) Perl
9 7 (17.07%) Bash Shell
10 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
11 5 (12.20%) PHP5
12 2 (4.88%) VBScript
13 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.76%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) SAP
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft