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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 228 234 214
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB6 27 51 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.59% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.02% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 47 49
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
4001 5000 4907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.62% 58.00% 56.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3408 4216 4358
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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 - 7 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +30 6 £35,000 -22.22%
Hertfordshire -10 6 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Suffolk - 5 £27,500 -
Norfolk +7 3 £37,500 -11.76%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 80 (100.00%) VB
2 72 (90.00%) .NET
3 61 (76.25%) ASP.NET
4 55 (68.75%) SQL Server
5 54 (67.50%) C#
6 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
7 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 39 (48.75%) VB.NET
9 31 (38.75%) MVC
9 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (38.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (36.25%) HTML
11 28 (35.00%) Oracle
12 26 (32.50%) CSS
13 25 (31.25%) Java
14 23 (28.75%) Web Services
15 22 (27.50%) XML
15 22 (27.50%) SQL
15 22 (27.50%) Finance
16 21 (26.25%) Crystal Reports
17 20 (25.00%) WinForms
18 19 (23.75%) COBOL
18 19 (23.75%) Middleware
18 19 (23.75%) JBoss
18 19 (23.75%) Oracle Forms
18 19 (23.75%) jQuery
18 19 (23.75%) Oracle Fusion
18 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database
19 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
19 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (23.75%) JBoss
2 17 (21.25%) Tuxedo
2 17 (21.25%) AquaLogic
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle Service Bus
2 17 (21.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) Internet
2 5 (6.25%) 3G
2 5 (6.25%) 2G
2 5 (6.25%) LTE
2 5 (6.25%) 4G
2 5 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.50%) FTP
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco ICM
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 31 (38.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (26.25%) Crystal Reports
4 19 (23.75%) Oracle Database
5 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (21.25%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (21.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (11.25%) MS Access
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Oracle Forms
2 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.50%) Subversion
4 4 (5.00%) Android Studio
4 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Electronics
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 64 (80.00%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) Analyst
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (21.25%) Analyst Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Junior
5 9 (11.25%) Programmer
6 8 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 8 (10.00%) AWS Developer
7 6 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Development Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (90.00%) .NET
2 61 (76.25%) ASP.NET
3 29 (36.25%) HTML
4 26 (32.50%) CSS
5 23 (28.75%) Web Services
6 22 (27.50%) XML
7 20 (25.00%) WinForms
8 19 (23.75%) Middleware
8 19 (23.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 19 (23.75%) jQuery
9 17 (21.25%) JPA
9 17 (21.25%) Hibernate
9 17 (21.25%) Spring
9 17 (21.25%) JSF
9 17 (21.25%) Struts
9 17 (21.25%) J2EE
10 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (10.00%) WCF
12 6 (7.50%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Android
2 5 (6.25%) UNIX
3 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.00%) Windows Phone
3 4 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (38.75%) MVC
1 31 (38.75%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 17 (21.25%) UML
3 17 (21.25%) SOA
3 17 (21.25%) BPEL
4 9 (11.25%) Project Management
5 6 (7.50%) Web Development
5 6 (7.50%) Product Management
6 5 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.25%) TDD
6 5 (6.25%) Scrum
6 5 (6.25%) Web Design
6 5 (6.25%) Validation
6 5 (6.25%) Migration
6 5 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) VB
2 54 (67.50%) C#
3 46 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 39 (48.75%) VB.NET
5 25 (31.25%) Java
6 22 (27.50%) SQL
7 19 (23.75%) COBOL
8 17 (21.25%) Delphi
9 14 (17.50%) T-SQL
10 12 (15.00%) VBA
11 8 (10.00%) VC++
12 4 (5.00%) C++
12 4 (5.00%) C
13 3 (3.75%) PHP
13 3 (3.75%) ABAP
14 2 (2.50%) Tcl
14 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
15 1 (1.25%) XPath
15 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.00%) Oracle
3 17 (21.25%) BEA
3 17 (21.25%) Micro Focus
4 5 (6.25%) Telerik
5 3 (3.75%) SAP
6 2 (2.50%) Cisco
6 2 (2.50%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.25%) Twitter
7 1 (1.25%) Sage
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