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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 241 239 240
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.047% 0.38% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.084% 0.74% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 23 29
Median salary £34,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £48,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
3554 3652 4099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 55.97% 50.96% 50.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2980 3164 3375
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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
Essex +10 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Hertfordshire -11 1 £35,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 8 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (62.50%) CSS
4 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) LDAP
5 4 (50.00%) SNMP
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Perforce
5 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (50.00%) REST
5 4 (50.00%) SOAP
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (50.00%) Qt
5 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 2 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (12.50%) IIS
8 1 (12.50%) XSL

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 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Line 500
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 1000
1 1 (12.50%) Sage 200
1 1 (12.50%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) SNMP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Qt
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) XML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (12.50%) EDI
6 1 (12.50%) Kendo UI
6 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
6 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 1 (12.50%) VXML
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (12.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) C#
4 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Tcl
6 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (12.50%) VBA
6 1 (12.50%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Sage
2 1 (12.50%) Telerik
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