The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 660 671 578
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -93
Permanent jobs citing VB6 231 273 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.51% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 180 264 394
Median salary £40,250 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.92% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
48612 53555 58926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 53.25% 51.83% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 42630 46097 50709
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in England

VB6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +10 66 £45,000 +5.88% 2
London +86 51 £50,000 +29.03% 2
East Midlands +20 31 £36,250 -4.60% 2
South West +16 26 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire +1 20 £32,750 -12.66%
West Midlands -29 15 £35,500 +1.42% 6
North West +13 12 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East of England +18 7 £40,000 +44.14% 1
North East -3 1 - -
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VB6.

1 480 (100.00%) VB
2 402 (83.75%) .NET
3 356 (74.17%) C#
4 342 (71.25%) SQL
5 273 (56.88%) SQL Server
6 236 (49.17%) VB.NET
7 218 (45.42%) ASP.NET
8 163 (33.96%) HTML
9 152 (31.67%) Microsoft
10 150 (31.25%) JavaScript
11 142 (29.58%) T-SQL
12 116 (24.17%) Visual Studio
13 111 (23.13%) CSS
14 100 (20.83%) Finance
15 86 (17.92%) XML
15 86 (17.92%) Degree
16 85 (17.71%) .NET Framework
17 84 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
18 82 (17.08%) Windows
19 77 (16.04%) MVC
20 74 (15.42%) OO
21 71 (14.79%) Oracle
22 69 (14.38%) Classic ASP
22 69 (14.38%) PL/SQL
23 67 (13.96%) jQuery
24 66 (13.75%) VBA
25 63 (13.13%) MS Excel
25 63 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
26 61 (12.71%) C++
27 58 (12.08%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (8.13%) IIS
2 20 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.67%) Captiva
4 8 (1.67%) Documentum
5 7 (1.46%) Apache
5 7 (1.46%) JBoss
6 6 (1.25%) SAS
7 5 (1.04%) K2 blackpearl
8 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Drupal
Applications
1 63 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.50%) SAP Business One
2 9 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.63%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.08%) LDAP
1 10 (2.08%) SNMP
1 10 (2.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.83%) Internet
2 4 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (0.42%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.42%) SSH
3 2 (0.42%) Telnet
4 1 (0.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (56.88%) SQL Server
2 57 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (7.92%) MS Access
6 30 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (5.63%) SQLite
8 26 (5.42%) Relational Database
9 23 (4.79%) Crystal Reports
10 14 (2.92%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.29%) MongoDB
11 11 (2.29%) MySQL
11 11 (2.29%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.67%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.83%) Big Data
15 4 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 116 (24.17%) Visual Studio
2 63 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (6.04%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.96%) Subversion
4 19 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 14 (2.92%) JIRA
6 11 (2.29%) Toad
7 8 (1.67%) Serena SBM
8 7 (1.46%) FinalBuilder
9 6 (1.25%) Ranorex
9 6 (1.25%) TestComplete
10 5 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (1.04%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.83%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.83%) NUnit
11 4 (0.83%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.63%) Moq
12 3 (0.63%) MSTest
13 1 (0.21%) AccuRev
13 1 (0.21%) MSBuild
General
1 100 (20.83%) Finance
2 25 (5.21%) Legal
3 19 (3.96%) Back Office
4 18 (3.75%) Law
5 8 (1.67%) Advertising
5 8 (1.67%) Banking
5 8 (1.67%) Military
6 7 (1.46%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.83%) Front Office
7 4 (0.83%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.83%) Retail
8 2 (0.42%) Electronics
8 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
9 1 (0.21%) Billing
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 398 (82.92%) Developer
2 191 (39.79%) C# Developer
3 180 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 102 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 70 (14.58%) VB.NET Developer
6 67 (13.96%) Software Developer
7 65 (13.54%) VB Developer
8 55 (11.46%) Applications Developer
9 45 (9.38%) C# Application Developer
10 42 (8.75%) SQL Developer
11 40 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (8.13%) Web Developer
13 37 (7.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 37 (7.71%) VB6 Developer
14 36 (7.50%) HTML Developer
15 35 (7.29%) C# Web Developer
15 35 (7.29%) Junior
16 32 (6.67%) Junior Developer
17 31 (6.46%) Senior Developer
18 27 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (83.75%) .NET
2 218 (45.42%) ASP.NET
3 163 (33.96%) HTML
4 111 (23.13%) CSS
5 86 (17.92%) XML
6 85 (17.71%) .NET Framework
7 69 (14.38%) Classic ASP
8 67 (13.96%) jQuery
9 58 (12.08%) Web Services
10 55 (11.46%) WCF
10 55 (11.46%) WinForms
11 51 (10.63%) WPF
12 49 (10.21%) AngularJS
13 47 (9.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 47 (9.79%) ASP.NET Web API
13 47 (9.79%) HTML5
14 44 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (8.13%) CSS3
15 39 (8.13%) Entity Framework
16 38 (7.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.08%) Computer Science
2 14 (2.92%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.71%) N-Tier
4 10 (2.08%) Mathematics
5 9 (1.88%) Chemistry
5 9 (1.88%) Physics
6 7 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.25%) User Experience
8 5 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.83%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.83%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.83%) iPad
9 4 (0.83%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.63%) W3C
11 2 (0.42%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.21%) Clustering
12 1 (0.21%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.08%) Windows
2 13 (2.71%) Solaris
3 10 (2.08%) Unix
4 9 (1.88%) Linux
4 9 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.67%) FreeBSD
5 8 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 8 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.42%) Android
8 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (16.04%) MVC
3 74 (15.42%) OO
4 57 (11.88%) SDLC
5 55 (11.46%) Web Development
6 41 (8.54%) Software Engineering
7 31 (6.46%) Migration
7 31 (6.46%) Project Management
8 29 (6.04%) Scrum
9 28 (5.83%) Unit Testing
10 26 (5.42%) Mentoring
11 24 (5.00%) OOD
12 21 (4.38%) Feature Driven Development
12 21 (4.38%) Issue Tracking
13 20 (4.17%) ITIL
13 20 (4.17%) OOP
14 19 (3.96%) Coaching
15 17 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 17 (3.54%) Waterfall
16 16 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 480 (100.00%) VB
2 356 (74.17%) C#
3 342 (71.25%) SQL
4 236 (49.17%) VB.NET
5 150 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 142 (29.58%) T-SQL
7 69 (14.38%) PL/SQL
8 66 (13.75%) VBA
9 61 (12.71%) C++
10 58 (12.08%) VBScript
11 38 (7.92%) Java
12 35 (7.29%) C
13 19 (3.96%) PowerShell
13 19 (3.96%) VC++
14 12 (2.50%) PHP
15 7 (1.46%) COBOL
16 5 (1.04%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 5 (1.04%) Python
17 2 (0.42%) Ruby
18 1 (0.21%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 86 (17.92%) Degree
2 28 (5.83%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.50%) MCPD
5 12 (2.50%) MCTS
6 8 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.42%) ISO 9001
2 9 (1.88%) QA
3 6 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 152 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 71 (14.79%) Oracle
3 22 (4.58%) SAP
4 15 (3.13%) Telerik
5 10 (2.08%) Perforce
6 8 (1.67%) EMC
6 8 (1.67%) Serena
7 4 (0.83%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.42%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.21%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.21%) Nintex
9 1 (0.21%) Progress
9 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.21%) Siebel
9 1 (0.21%) Twitter
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