The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 237 262 229
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 18 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.45% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 38
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3432 4013 4160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.17% 52.42% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 3465 3570
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 of England

VB6
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the East of England

VB6
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the East of England

VB6
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bedfordshire +22 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 4 £50,000 +41.84%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 of England region with a requirement for VB6.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Subversion
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (50.00%) EDI
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
6 6 (50.00%) Web Design
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 5 (41.67%) JSON
7 5 (41.67%) Kendo UI
7 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
7 5 (41.67%) Telerik
7 5 (41.67%) Web Development
7 5 (41.67%) CSS
8 4 (33.33%) SOAP
8 4 (33.33%) SNMP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
1 4 (33.33%) SNMP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Subversion
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
2 4 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 10 (83.33%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) EDI
4 6 (50.00%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) Kendo UI
6 4 (33.33%) Qt
6 4 (33.33%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 6 (50.00%) Scrum
1 6 (50.00%) Web Design
2 5 (41.67%) Web Development
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Telerik
2 4 (33.33%) Perforce
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft