The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 60 65 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 39 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.55% 2.84% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 4.72% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 38 27 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
South East

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
714 572 725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.91% 60.08% 69.91%
Number of salaries quoted 615 481 677
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

VB6
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the East Sussex region.

VB6 Salary Trend in East Sussex

VB6
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in East Sussex

VB6
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Brighton +12 39 £40,000 -11.11%
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 82 (100.00%) VB
2 80 (97.56%) .NET
3 78 (95.12%) C#
4 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
5 46 (56.10%) .NET Framework
6 39 (47.56%) MVC
6 39 (47.56%) WCF
7 36 (43.90%) VB.NET
7 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
8 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
9 33 (40.24%) T-SQL
9 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
9 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
10 31 (37.80%) jQuery
11 30 (36.59%) HTML
12 27 (32.93%) CSS
12 27 (32.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
13 26 (31.71%) Web Development
13 26 (31.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 25 (30.49%) SQL
15 22 (26.83%) AngularJS
16 21 (25.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (24.39%) Classic ASP
17 20 (24.39%) Web Services
17 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (23.17%) VBScript
19 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (31.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 26 (31.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (24.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.54%) SQLite
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.88%) MySQL
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
2 27 (32.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (18.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 80 (97.56%) Developer
2 53 (64.63%) .NET Developer
3 43 (52.44%) C# Developer
4 26 (31.71%) Software Developer
4 26 (31.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (25.61%) .NET Software Developer
5 21 (25.61%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.54%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.88%) VB6 Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.88%) VB Developer
10 3 (3.66%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (3.66%) Programmer
10 3 (3.66%) Applications Support
10 3 (3.66%) C# Application Developer
10 3 (3.66%) .NET Applications Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (3.66%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (97.56%) .NET
2 62 (75.61%) ASP.NET
3 46 (56.10%) .NET Framework
4 39 (47.56%) WCF
5 31 (37.80%) jQuery
6 30 (36.59%) HTML
7 27 (32.93%) CSS
8 22 (26.83%) AngularJS
9 21 (25.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 20 (24.39%) Classic ASP
10 20 (24.39%) Web Services
11 9 (10.98%) HTML5
12 7 (8.54%) WPF
12 7 (8.54%) LINQ
13 3 (3.66%) WinForms
13 3 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) MVC
2 26 (31.71%) Web Development
3 18 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) OO
5 13 (15.85%) Waterfall
6 9 (10.98%) OOP
7 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.66%) TDD
9 1 (1.22%) RAD
9 1 (1.22%) OOD
9 1 (1.22%) Project Management
9 1 (1.22%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.22%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 82 (100.00%) VB
2 78 (95.12%) C#
3 36 (43.90%) VB.NET
4 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
5 33 (40.24%) T-SQL
6 25 (30.49%) SQL
7 19 (23.17%) VBScript
8 7 (8.54%) Lua
9 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle