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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 252 253 250
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.058% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.73% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 43
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £25,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3448 4137 5015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.23% 53.73% 58.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2982 3534 4239
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
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 6 May 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 +4 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Hertfordshire +13 1 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) T-SQL
5 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
6 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
7 14 (53.85%) HTML
7 14 (53.85%) jQuery
8 12 (46.15%) CSS
9 11 (42.31%) Classic ASP
10 10 (38.46%) IIS
10 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (38.46%) Legal
10 10 (38.46%) Ajax
10 10 (38.46%) HTML5
10 10 (38.46%) CSS3
10 10 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (30.77%) MVC
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
12 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 7 (26.92%) Web Development
12 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
13 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
14 5 (19.23%) OO
14 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
14 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

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 10 (38.46%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
1 2 (7.69%) SNMP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (15.38%) Subversion
4 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.85%) AccuRev
5 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 10 (38.46%) Legal
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 14 (53.85%) Software Developer
4 10 (38.46%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (38.46%) T-SQL Developer
4 10 (38.46%) VB Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior
6 3 (11.54%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
8 1 (3.85%) DBA
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 11 (42.31%) Classic ASP
6 10 (38.46%) Ajax
6 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (38.46%) CSS3
6 10 (38.46%) HTML5
6 10 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 3 (11.54%) WCF
9 3 (11.54%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) EDI
10 2 (7.69%) JSON
10 2 (7.69%) Qt
10 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (30.77%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) OOP
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (7.69%) SDLC
7 2 (7.69%) Web Design
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (3.85%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Optimisation
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) T-SQL
5 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
6 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (7.69%) VBA
8 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik