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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 152 153 180
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 1.00% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 15
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £34,100 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
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
1718 1604 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 54.08% 51.18% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1421 1716
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 - 7 £40,000 - 4
Northamptonshire +1 6 £47,500 +30.13% 2
Derbyshire - 2 £30,750 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (67.44%) .NET
3 25 (58.14%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
4 24 (55.81%) SQL
5 21 (48.84%) T-SQL
6 17 (39.53%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (39.53%) ActiveX
7 15 (34.88%) VB.NET
8 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
9 10 (23.26%) VBA
10 9 (20.93%) HTML
10 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
11 8 (18.60%) VBScript
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) XML
11 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
11 8 (18.60%) Xbox
12 6 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.95%) Classic ASP
13 5 (11.63%) Windows
14 4 (9.30%) TestComplete
14 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (9.30%) MSBuild
14 4 (9.30%) SDLC
14 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
1 6 (13.95%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (39.53%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.30%) CruiseControl
2 4 (9.30%) MSBuild
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) TestComplete
3 1 (2.33%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.98%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) VB Developer
2 20 (46.51%) VB6 Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Support Technician
4 6 (13.95%) Lead Developer
5 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Developer
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (4.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ActiveX
3 9 (20.93%) HTML
4 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 6 (13.95%) Classic ASP
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.98%) WPF
8 2 (4.65%) .NET Compact Framework
8 2 (4.65%) WinForms
9 1 (2.33%) CSS
9 1 (2.33%) J2EE
9 1 (2.33%) SAP Smart Forms
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Xbox
2 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL
1 4 (9.30%) OO
1 4 (9.30%) Regression Testing
1 4 (9.30%) SDLC
2 3 (6.98%) MVC
3 2 (4.65%) B2B
3 2 (4.65%) ERP
3 2 (4.65%) Migration
3 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.33%) Change Management
4 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.33%) Service Management
4 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (58.14%) C#
3 24 (55.81%) SQL
4 21 (48.84%) T-SQL
5 15 (34.88%) VB.NET
6 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
7 10 (23.26%) VBA
8 8 (18.60%) VBScript
9 6 (13.95%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) HND
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
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