The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 104
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
VB6
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
561 672 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 46.02% 42.59% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 424 445 544
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

VB6
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Edinburgh