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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 246 216 185
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -31
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 48 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.60% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 1.17% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 57
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3888 4095 4388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.53% 51.52% 57.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3504 3890
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Essex - 6 £42,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -25 5 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Bedfordshire -18 2 - - 1
Suffolk - 1 £25,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 43 (97.73%) .NET
3 34 (77.27%) VB.NET
4 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
4 30 (68.18%) C#
5 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
6 22 (50.00%) jQuery
7 18 (40.91%) HTML
7 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
8 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (31.82%) Migration
9 14 (31.82%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) TDD
10 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (15.91%) Finance
14 5 (11.36%) Project Management
14 5 (11.36%) MVC
14 5 (11.36%) VBScript
14 5 (11.36%) Change Control
15 4 (9.09%) VBA
15 4 (9.09%) CSS
15 4 (9.09%) XML
15 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
15 4 (9.09%) WinForms
15 4 (9.09%) Document Management
16 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (6.82%) Telecoms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) FTP
1 2 (4.55%) Internet
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (68.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Law
2 3 (6.82%) Billing
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.55%) Military
3 2 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 16 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 15 (34.09%) Programmer
4 10 (22.73%) .NET Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) C# Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) Software Applications Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Software Engineer
5 9 (20.45%) Software Programmer
5 9 (20.45%) Graduate
6 5 (11.36%) Junior
6 5 (11.36%) Junior Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Graduate Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Junior Programmer
7 4 (9.09%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) .NET
2 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) jQuery
4 18 (40.91%) HTML
5 13 (29.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.09%) WinForms
6 4 (9.09%) CSS
6 4 (9.09%) XML
7 3 (6.82%) MSMQ
7 3 (6.82%) Web Services
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.82%) WCF
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.55%) Kendo UI
8 2 (4.55%) VXML
9 1 (2.27%) XSL
9 1 (2.27%) J2EE
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.27%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.27%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Migration
3 13 (29.55%) TDD
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Change Control
4 5 (11.36%) MVC
5 4 (9.09%) Document Management
6 3 (6.82%) Data Management
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) Refactoring
6 3 (6.82%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
7 2 (4.55%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 34 (77.27%) VB.NET
3 30 (68.18%) C#
4 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 14 (31.82%) SQL
6 5 (11.36%) VBScript
7 4 (9.09%) VBA
8 3 (6.82%) VC++
8 3 (6.82%) ABAP
8 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.82%) PHP
8 3 (6.82%) Java
9 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.55%) Tcl
10 1 (2.27%) XPath
10 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) Telerik
4 1 (2.27%) Sage
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + excellent company benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted: 7 days ago