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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 508 490 383
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -107
Permanent jobs citing VB6 402 419 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.41% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.76% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 349 382 602
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
52955 54800 60073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.42% 53.60% 55.10%
Number of salaries quoted 45748 46683 53439
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 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
South East 0 115 £42,500 +6.25% 7
London +28 64 £41,000 -21.90% 7
West Midlands +29 57 £35,000 +7.69% 8
East of England -21 50 £31,000 -22.50% 4
Yorkshire -54 37 £38,750 +19.23%
North West -1 33 £42,500 +34.92% 5
South West -34 24 £34,000 +4.61% 3
North East -4 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands +28 9 £35,750 -7.14% 5
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 847 (100.00%) VB
2 780 (92.09%) .NET
3 555 (65.53%) C#
4 524 (61.87%) SQL Server
5 482 (56.91%) SQL
6 475 (56.08%) VB.NET
7 430 (50.77%) ASP.NET
8 361 (42.62%) JavaScript
9 302 (35.66%) HTML
10 247 (29.16%) Microsoft
11 237 (27.98%) CSS
12 226 (26.68%) Visual Studio
13 214 (25.27%) XML
14 212 (25.03%) MVC
15 202 (23.85%) Oracle
16 174 (20.54%) Windows
17 151 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
18 145 (17.12%) Finance
19 144 (17.00%) OO
20 143 (16.88%) T-SQL
20 143 (16.88%) WCF
21 134 (15.82%) jQuery
22 133 (15.70%) Java
23 131 (15.47%) SQL Server 2008
24 129 (15.23%) Web Services
25 126 (14.88%) MS Excel
26 123 (14.52%) .NET Framework
27 119 (14.05%) Degree
28 118 (13.93%) Crystal Reports
29 94 (11.10%) Classic ASP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 65 (7.67%) IIS
2 48 (5.67%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.48%) JBoss
4 14 (1.65%) AquaLogic
4 14 (1.65%) Tuxedo
4 14 (1.65%) Oracle Service Bus
4 14 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 12 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.94%) LiveLink
8 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.83%) MODX
9 3 (0.35%) Apache
9 3 (0.35%) Node.js
10 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.24%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.12%) CMS
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Spatial
11 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 126 (14.88%) MS Excel
2 53 (6.26%) MS Office
3 9 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.47%) Revit
5 4 (0.47%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.06%) Line 500
3 4 (0.47%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.13%) SaaS
2 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.19%) Extranet
2 26 (3.07%) Intranet
3 8 (0.94%) Internet
3 8 (0.94%) VPN
4 5 (0.59%) 2G
4 5 (0.59%) LTE
4 5 (0.59%) 4G
4 5 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (0.59%) 3G
5 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.24%) Firewall
6 2 (0.24%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (61.87%) SQL Server
2 131 (15.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 118 (13.93%) Crystal Reports
4 86 (10.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 66 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (7.56%) Oracle Database
7 61 (7.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 51 (6.02%) MySQL
9 40 (4.72%) Relational Database
10 37 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 35 (4.13%) SQL Server 2000
12 29 (3.42%) MS Access
12 29 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (3.07%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 25 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
15 23 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
16 10 (1.18%) Big Data
17 9 (1.06%) SQLite
17 9 (1.06%) MongoDB
18 8 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 226 (26.68%) Visual Studio
2 68 (8.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (4.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 36 (4.25%) Maven
4 32 (3.78%) Subversion
5 28 (3.31%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 10 (1.18%) LLBLGen Pro
8 9 (1.06%) MSBuild
8 9 (1.06%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.06%) NetAdvantage
8 9 (1.06%) CruiseControl
8 9 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
8 9 (1.06%) TestComplete
9 8 (0.94%) Toad
10 7 (0.83%) ProC
11 6 (0.71%) JUnit
11 6 (0.71%) NUnit
11 6 (0.71%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 145 (17.12%) Finance
2 25 (2.95%) Retail
3 20 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 19 (2.24%) Banking
5 11 (1.30%) Publishing
5 11 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.06%) Legal
6 9 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 8 (0.94%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.94%) Law
8 7 (0.83%) Games
8 7 (0.83%) Front Office
8 7 (0.83%) German Language
9 5 (0.59%) Marketing
10 4 (0.47%) Electronics
10 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.47%) Billing
11 3 (0.35%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 674 (79.57%) Developer
2 260 (30.70%) .NET Developer
3 178 (21.02%) Software Developer
4 129 (15.23%) VB.NET Developer
5 98 (11.57%) C# Developer
6 97 (11.45%) Senior Developer
7 88 (10.39%) VB Developer
8 83 (9.80%) VB6 Developer
9 72 (8.50%) Analyst
10 60 (7.08%) C# .NET Developer
11 59 (6.97%) Applications Support
12 49 (5.79%) .NET Software Developer
13 46 (5.43%) Software Engineer
14 45 (5.31%) Java Developer
15 42 (4.96%) Programmer
16 36 (4.25%) Analyst Developer
17 30 (3.54%) Web Developer
17 30 (3.54%) Applications Developer
18 27 (3.19%) Junior
19 25 (2.95%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 780 (92.09%) .NET
2 430 (50.77%) ASP.NET
3 302 (35.66%) HTML
4 237 (27.98%) CSS
5 214 (25.27%) XML
6 143 (16.88%) WCF
7 134 (15.82%) jQuery
8 129 (15.23%) Web Services
9 123 (14.52%) .NET Framework
10 94 (11.10%) Classic ASP
11 83 (9.80%) WinForms
12 66 (7.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 61 (7.20%) REST
14 58 (6.85%) Spring
15 56 (6.61%) SOAP
16 52 (6.14%) Ajax
16 52 (6.14%) WPF
17 49 (5.79%) JSON
18 48 (5.67%) Hibernate
19 47 (5.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.66%) N-Tier
4 21 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 16 (1.89%) Derivative
7 15 (1.77%) User Experience
7 15 (1.77%) Life Science
8 11 (1.30%) Equities
8 11 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 7 (0.83%) PDA
9 7 (0.83%) Informatics
9 7 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.71%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.59%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.59%) Physics
11 5 (0.59%) GIS
12 4 (0.47%) NHS
12 4 (0.47%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 174 (20.54%) Windows
2 27 (3.19%) UNIX
3 18 (2.13%) Android
4 15 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (1.77%) Linux
5 12 (1.42%) Solaris
6 10 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.59%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.59%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.47%) Debian
9 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.47%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (25.03%) MVC
2 151 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (17.00%) OO
4 89 (10.51%) Software Engineering
5 73 (8.62%) Web Development
6 72 (8.50%) Project Management
7 64 (7.56%) OOP
8 54 (6.38%) OOD
8 54 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 41 (4.84%) UML
10 39 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (4.49%) Migration
12 35 (4.13%) Waterfall
13 32 (3.78%) Workflow
14 29 (3.42%) Scrum
15 27 (3.19%) SOA
16 25 (2.95%) CRM
17 23 (2.72%) E-Commerce
17 23 (2.72%) Business Intelligence
18 22 (2.60%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 847 (100.00%) VB
2 555 (65.53%) C#
3 482 (56.91%) SQL
4 475 (56.08%) VB.NET
5 361 (42.62%) JavaScript
6 143 (16.88%) T-SQL
7 133 (15.70%) Java
8 85 (10.04%) VBScript
9 80 (9.45%) PL/SQL
10 78 (9.21%) VBA
11 71 (8.38%) C++
12 23 (2.72%) C
13 18 (2.13%) Delphi
14 16 (1.89%) PHP
15 14 (1.65%) COBOL
16 8 (0.94%) VC++
17 7 (0.83%) Python
17 7 (0.83%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.83%) Lua
18 6 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 119 (14.05%) Degree
2 37 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.06%) MCAD
4 8 (0.94%) PhD
5 6 (0.71%) MCSD
6 2 (0.24%) ISEB
6 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (0.24%) MCP
7 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.07%) QA
2 14 (1.65%) WAI
3 11 (1.30%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.71%) HL7
5 3 (0.35%) SLA
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 50 (5.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.94%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 247 (29.16%) Microsoft
2 202 (23.85%) Oracle
3 31 (3.66%) Telerik
4 21 (2.48%) Business Objects
5 14 (1.65%) BEA
5 14 (1.65%) Micro Focus
6 9 (1.06%) Infragistics
6 9 (1.06%) Sage
7 6 (0.71%) SAP
8 5 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.59%) Fidessa
9 4 (0.47%) Wall Street Systems
9 4 (0.47%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.35%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.35%) Tableau
10 3 (0.35%) Remedy
10 3 (0.35%) Mapinfo
11 2 (0.24%) Citrix
11 2 (0.24%) Cisco
11 2 (0.24%) IBM
London
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Midlands
Jumar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 3 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £17,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 4 days ago