The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 103 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
796 676 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.28% 55.73% 48.25%
Number of salaries quoted 551 452 419
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Scotland

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) UML
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) VBScript
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago