The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 579 538 439
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -99
Permanent jobs citing VB6 310 431 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.39% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.73% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 292 388 443
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +4.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £50,000 £46,455
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
51087 58682 54369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.90% 53.11% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43915 50410 47286
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in England

VB6
Salary Trend in England

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

VB6 Salary Trend in England

VB6
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in England

VB6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(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
South East -38 92 £42,500 +13.33% 14
West Midlands +7 48 £35,000 +6.06% 4
Yorkshire +13 33 £35,000 -12.50% 8
London +30 30 £42,500 -15.00% 6
East of England 0 30 £27,500 -26.66% 3
East Midlands +13 25 £38,000 +8.57% 3
North West -24 19 £35,000 +16.66% 9
North East +7 14 £35,000 - 1
South West -32 11 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Midlands - 1 £38,000 -
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 700 (100.00%) VB
2 620 (88.57%) .NET
3 491 (70.14%) C#
4 406 (58.00%) SQL Server
5 377 (53.86%) VB.NET
6 371 (53.00%) SQL
7 301 (43.00%) ASP.NET
8 299 (42.71%) JavaScript
9 258 (36.86%) HTML
10 221 (31.57%) Finance
11 196 (28.00%) CSS
12 178 (25.43%) Windows
13 155 (22.14%) Microsoft
14 153 (21.86%) XML
14 153 (21.86%) MVC
15 144 (20.57%) T-SQL
16 139 (19.86%) jQuery
17 137 (19.57%) .NET Framework
18 131 (18.71%) Java
19 118 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
20 108 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
20 108 (15.43%) Oracle
21 106 (15.14%) Degree
22 103 (14.71%) Visual Studio
22 103 (14.71%) Web Services
23 102 (14.57%) WinForms
24 99 (14.14%) SQL Server 2005
25 98 (14.00%) OO
26 95 (13.57%) MS Excel
27 92 (13.14%) Software Engineering

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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 36 (5.14%) IIS
2 31 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (2.14%) Node.js
5 14 (2.00%) JBoss
5 14 (2.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.71%) Tuxedo
6 12 (1.71%) Oracle Service Bus
6 12 (1.71%) AquaLogic
6 12 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.43%) Documentum
8 3 (0.43%) Apache
9 2 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.29%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 95 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.86%) MS Office
3 12 (1.71%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (2.00%) Changepoint
2 8 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.71%) LabWindows
5 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.14%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.71%) SaaS
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.86%) Internet
2 7 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (0.43%) 4G
3 3 (0.43%) LTE
3 3 (0.43%) FTP
3 3 (0.43%) SMTP
3 3 (0.43%) Firewall
3 3 (0.43%) 3G
3 3 (0.43%) 2G
4 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (0.29%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.14%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) LAN
5 1 (0.14%) WLAN
5 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 406 (58.00%) SQL Server
2 108 (15.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 99 (14.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 70 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 68 (9.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (9.71%) Crystal Reports
6 50 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 48 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 32 (4.57%) MySQL
10 25 (3.57%) Relational Database
11 22 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
12 18 (2.57%) MS Access
12 18 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 16 (2.29%) SQLite
14 15 (2.14%) Oracle Reports
15 14 (2.00%) RDBMS
16 13 (1.86%) Adabas
17 11 (1.57%) RavenDB
17 11 (1.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 103 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 69 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 20 (2.86%) Subversion
5 16 (2.29%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (1.71%) JIRA
6 12 (1.71%) Maven
7 11 (1.57%) NUnit
7 11 (1.57%) AccuRev
8 9 (1.29%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.57%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.57%) Android Studio
13 3 (0.43%) NSubstitute
13 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
14 2 (0.29%) ProC
General
1 221 (31.57%) Finance
2 24 (3.43%) Back Office
3 14 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 12 (1.71%) Retail
5 9 (1.29%) Automotive
5 9 (1.29%) Electronics
6 5 (0.71%) Marketing
6 5 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.71%) Military
7 4 (0.57%) Games
7 4 (0.57%) German Language
7 4 (0.57%) Banking
8 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.29%) Law
9 2 (0.29%) Legal
9 2 (0.29%) Publishing
9 2 (0.29%) Front Office
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
10 1 (0.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 549 (78.43%) Developer
2 193 (27.57%) .NET Developer
3 138 (19.71%) Software Developer
4 104 (14.86%) C# Developer
5 86 (12.29%) Senior Developer
6 80 (11.43%) VB.NET Developer
7 68 (9.71%) Programmer
8 66 (9.43%) VB Developer
9 64 (9.14%) VB6 Developer
10 62 (8.86%) C# .NET Developer
11 60 (8.57%) Analyst
12 52 (7.43%) Software Engineer
13 44 (6.29%) AWS Developer
14 30 (4.29%) .NET Software Developer
15 26 (3.71%) Analyst Programmer
16 25 (3.57%) Applications Support
17 23 (3.29%) Lead Developer
18 22 (3.14%) Senior Software Developer
19 21 (3.00%) Senior .NET Developer
20 19 (2.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (88.57%) .NET
2 301 (43.00%) ASP.NET
3 258 (36.86%) HTML
4 196 (28.00%) CSS
5 153 (21.86%) XML
6 139 (19.86%) jQuery
7 137 (19.57%) .NET Framework
8 103 (14.71%) Web Services
9 102 (14.57%) WinForms
10 83 (11.86%) WCF
11 71 (10.14%) XSLT
12 50 (7.14%) WPF
13 47 (6.71%) Entity Framework
14 40 (5.71%) LINQ
15 34 (4.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 33 (4.71%) Ajax
16 33 (4.71%) Classic ASP
17 30 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 28 (4.00%) HTML5
19 27 (3.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.43%) Client/Server
4 23 (3.29%) Derivative
4 23 (3.29%) Equities
5 19 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.00%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.57%) Graphic Design
9 3 (0.43%) User Experience
9 3 (0.43%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.43%) PDA
9 3 (0.43%) ASTM
10 2 (0.29%) AS400
10 2 (0.29%) VHDL
10 2 (0.29%) Replication
10 2 (0.29%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.29%) GIS
10 2 (0.29%) iSeries
10 2 (0.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 178 (25.43%) Windows
2 32 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (2.29%) Windows 7
5 13 (1.86%) Linux
6 10 (1.43%) Android
7 8 (1.14%) UNIX
7 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.14%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.29%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.14%) HPUX
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (21.86%) MVC
2 118 (16.86%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (14.00%) OO
4 92 (13.14%) Software Engineering
5 64 (9.14%) Migration
5 64 (9.14%) SDLC
6 63 (9.00%) Project Management
7 54 (7.71%) Scrum
8 53 (7.57%) TDD
9 50 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 40 (5.71%) Web Development
11 36 (5.14%) OOP
12 34 (4.86%) ITIL
12 34 (4.86%) Multithreading
13 33 (4.71%) OOD
14 28 (4.00%) Software Testing
15 24 (3.43%) Time Management
16 23 (3.29%) BDD
17 22 (3.14%) UML
18 20 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 700 (100.00%) VB
2 491 (70.14%) C#
3 377 (53.86%) VB.NET
4 371 (53.00%) SQL
5 299 (42.71%) JavaScript
6 144 (20.57%) T-SQL
7 131 (18.71%) Java
8 67 (9.57%) C++
9 55 (7.86%) PL/SQL
10 40 (5.71%) PHP
11 35 (5.00%) C
12 31 (4.43%) VBScript
12 31 (4.43%) COBOL
13 19 (2.71%) VBA
14 17 (2.43%) Ruby
15 16 (2.29%) Lua
16 13 (1.86%) Delphi
16 13 (1.86%) NATURAL
16 13 (1.86%) JCL
17 11 (1.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 106 (15.14%) Degree
2 27 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.14%) MCAD
5 5 (0.71%) MCP
6 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) MCSD
6 3 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.29%) HND
7 2 (0.29%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.00%) QA
2 20 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.86%) PMBOK
4 11 (1.57%) HL7
5 7 (1.00%) SLA
6 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) WAI
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.29%) Firmware
2 7 (1.00%) vSphere
2 7 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 11 (1.57%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 155 (22.14%) Microsoft
2 108 (15.43%) Oracle
3 13 (1.86%) IBM
4 12 (1.71%) Micro Focus
4 12 (1.71%) BEA
5 10 (1.43%) VMware
5 10 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 7 (1.00%) Telerik
7 6 (0.86%) SAP
8 5 (0.71%) Cisco
9 4 (0.57%) Citrix
10 3 (0.43%) EMC
11 2 (0.29%) Remedy
11 2 (0.29%) ESRI
11 2 (0.29%) HP
11 2 (0.29%) Lotus
11 2 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.29%) Tableau
11 2 (0.29%) SYSPRO
11 2 (0.29%) Xilinx
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West London
DCM Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum d.o.e with pension and generous holiday allow
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bootle, Merseyside
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago