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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 151 171 144
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 26 12 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 0.33% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 0.60% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 19
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £17,450 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
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
1840 2012 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 51.22% 54.73% 56.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1772 1565
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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
Leicestershire +25 13 £38,000 +20.63% 1
Nottinghamshire +1 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 -
Derbyshire +10 2 £45,000 +28.57% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) VB
2 37 (84.09%) .NET
3 33 (75.00%) SQL
4 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
5 29 (65.91%) C#
6 26 (59.09%) VB.NET
7 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
8 13 (29.55%) XML
8 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
8 13 (29.55%) Java
9 12 (27.27%) COBOL
9 12 (27.27%) XSLT
9 12 (27.27%) Adabas
9 12 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (27.27%) NATURAL
9 12 (27.27%) JCL
9 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
10 10 (22.73%) CA Endevor
10 10 (22.73%) IBM
11 9 (20.45%) DB2
12 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
12 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
13 6 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (13.64%) WPF
13 6 (13.64%) Subversion
13 6 (13.64%) MVVM
14 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (11.36%) Windows
14 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) LabWindows
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) WLAN
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.27%) VPN
1 1 (2.27%) Intranet
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) Adabas
3 9 (20.45%) DB2
4 6 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Subversion
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) AccuRev
General
1 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.09%) Electronics
2 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 15 (34.09%) .NET Developer
3 11 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.73%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 10 (22.73%) COBOL Programmer
4 10 (22.73%) COBOL Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Analyst
4 10 (22.73%) Analyst Programmer
4 10 (22.73%) Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) VB6 Developer
5 9 (20.45%) VB Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (13.64%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
9 4 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.82%) AWS Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (84.09%) .NET
2 14 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 13 (29.55%) XML
4 12 (27.27%) XSLT
4 12 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (15.91%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.64%) WPF
7 4 (9.09%) jQuery
8 3 (6.82%) ActiveX
9 2 (4.55%) WinForms
10 1 (2.27%) Java SE
10 1 (2.27%) Java EE
10 1 (2.27%) J2EE
10 1 (2.27%) HTML
10 1 (2.27%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.27%) XSL
10 1 (2.27%) COM+
10 1 (2.27%) DCOM
10 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Graphic Design
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) MVVM
2 4 (9.09%) MVC
2 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.09%) Web Design
3 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.82%) SDLC
4 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.27%) Change Control
5 1 (2.27%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.27%) Android Development
5 1 (2.27%) Migration
5 1 (2.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (75.00%) SQL
3 29 (65.91%) C#
4 26 (59.09%) VB.NET
5 13 (29.55%) T-SQL
5 13 (29.55%) Java
6 12 (27.27%) COBOL
6 12 (27.27%) NATURAL
6 12 (27.27%) JCL
7 7 (15.91%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.09%) MCAD
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Sendmail
2 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago