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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / East of England
Rank 238 233 216
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 24 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.017% 0.35% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.030% 0.69% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 22 30
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.30%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
3285 3487 3819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 56.54% 50.69% 53.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2796 2976 3091
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire - 1 £34,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) VXML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Line 500
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 1000
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 200
1 1 (33.33%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Development Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Sage Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 1 (33.33%) VXML
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Tcl
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sage