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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 239 229 219
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB6 28 44 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.97% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 41
Average salary £27,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
4058 4537 4536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.47% 54.94% 56.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3516 3865 4034
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Suffolk - 12 £26,000 -
Essex - 8 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -25 5 £41,250 +10.00%
Bedfordshire 0 3 £35,000 -22.22%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (100.00%) VB
2 51 (94.44%) .NET
3 41 (75.93%) SQL Server
4 39 (72.22%) VB.NET
5 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
6 36 (66.67%) C#
7 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
8 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (46.30%) jQuery
9 21 (38.89%) HTML
10 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
11 15 (27.78%) SQL
12 14 (25.93%) XML
12 14 (25.93%) Finance
12 14 (25.93%) MVC
13 13 (24.07%) Migration
13 13 (24.07%) TDD
13 13 (24.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (20.37%) CSS
15 11 (20.37%) Oracle
16 10 (18.52%) Java
16 10 (18.52%) Web Services
17 9 (16.67%) COBOL
17 9 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
18 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
18 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
18 8 (14.81%) J2EE
18 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 7 (12.96%) JBoss
1 7 (12.96%) Tuxedo
1 7 (12.96%) AquaLogic
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle Service Bus
1 7 (12.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (75.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.81%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (11.11%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) NUnit
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Military
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (77.78%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Software Developer
3 14 (25.93%) Programmer
4 9 (16.67%) Graduate
4 9 (16.67%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 9 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Software Programmer
4 9 (16.67%) C# Programmer
4 9 (16.67%) Software Applications Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Junior
6 6 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Junior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Graduate Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (94.44%) .NET
2 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 25 (46.30%) jQuery
4 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 14 (25.93%) XML
6 13 (24.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (20.37%) CSS
8 10 (18.52%) Web Services
9 8 (14.81%) J2EE
10 7 (12.96%) Struts
10 7 (12.96%) Middleware
10 7 (12.96%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.96%) Spring
10 7 (12.96%) JSF
10 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.96%) JPA
10 7 (12.96%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (9.26%) Kendo UI
11 5 (9.26%) WinForms
12 4 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) MVC
3 13 (24.07%) Migration
3 13 (24.07%) TDD
4 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
5 7 (12.96%) BPEL
5 7 (12.96%) UML
5 7 (12.96%) SOA
6 6 (11.11%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
7 5 (9.26%) Web Design
7 5 (9.26%) Change Control
7 5 (9.26%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (5.56%) Web Development
8 3 (5.56%) Refactoring
8 3 (5.56%) SDLC
8 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Document Management
9 2 (3.70%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (72.22%) VB.NET
3 36 (66.67%) C#
4 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (27.78%) SQL
6 10 (18.52%) Java
7 9 (16.67%) COBOL
8 7 (12.96%) Delphi
9 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
10 4 (7.41%) VC++
11 3 (5.56%) ABAP
11 3 (5.56%) VBScript
11 3 (5.56%) PHP
12 2 (3.70%) VBA
12 2 (3.70%) Tcl
12 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.85%) XPath
13 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) BEA
3 7 (12.96%) Micro Focus
4 5 (9.26%) Telerik
5 3 (5.56%) SAP
6 2 (3.70%) Cisco
7 1 (1.85%) Sage
7 1 (1.85%) Twitter