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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 479 421 406
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB6 455 533 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.83% 1.01% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 401 488 567
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
54951 52643 59855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.25% 52.96% 54.28%
Number of salaries quoted 46503 45622 52916
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -36 117 £42,500 +13.33% 11
London 0 92 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Yorkshire -42 76 £33,250 +2.30% 7
West Midlands +23 49 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North West -51 44 £30,000 -14.28% 7
East of England -43 41 £40,000 +14.28% 4
South West -45 22 £35,000 - 10
East Midlands -18 14 £30,000 -25.00%
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 886 (100.00%) VB
2 817 (92.21%) .NET
3 568 (64.11%) C#
4 546 (61.63%) SQL Server
5 526 (59.37%) SQL
6 517 (58.35%) VB.NET
7 416 (46.95%) ASP.NET
8 334 (37.70%) JavaScript
9 298 (33.63%) HTML
10 251 (28.33%) Microsoft
11 227 (25.62%) CSS
12 214 (24.15%) Visual Studio
13 206 (23.25%) XML
14 186 (20.99%) Windows
15 180 (20.32%) T-SQL
16 163 (18.40%) Degree
17 157 (17.72%) Oracle
18 151 (17.04%) OO
19 145 (16.37%) jQuery
20 143 (16.14%) MS Excel
21 141 (15.91%) Web Services
21 141 (15.91%) MVC
21 141 (15.91%) Finance
22 136 (15.35%) SQL Server 2008
23 126 (14.22%) WCF
24 124 (14.00%) .NET Framework
25 109 (12.30%) Java
26 103 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
27 97 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
28 92 (10.38%) WPF

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 55 (6.21%) IIS
2 34 (3.84%) SharePoint
3 22 (2.48%) MODX
4 15 (1.69%) LiveLink
5 7 (0.79%) CMS
6 5 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (0.34%) Apache
7 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.11%) SAS
8 1 (0.11%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 143 (16.14%) MS Excel
2 41 (4.63%) MS Office
3 7 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.56%) assyst
3 4 (0.45%) SAP SRM
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.23%) Line 500
5 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.92%) SaaS
2 8 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.34%) Office 365
3 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.47%) Intranet
2 11 (1.24%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.24%) Extranet
3 7 (0.79%) Firewall
4 6 (0.68%) VPN
5 5 (0.56%) Internet
6 3 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.23%) LAN
7 2 (0.23%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.11%) VoIP
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (61.63%) SQL Server
2 136 (15.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 103 (11.63%) Crystal Reports
4 85 (9.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (6.77%) SQL Server 2005
7 42 (4.74%) MySQL
7 42 (4.74%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (2.71%) SQLite
10 24 (2.71%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.26%) MS Access
12 19 (2.14%) DTS
13 16 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 15 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.35%) OLTP
16 7 (0.79%) MongoDB
17 5 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 214 (24.15%) Visual Studio
2 97 (10.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (5.08%) Subversion
4 34 (3.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 29 (3.27%) Maven
6 16 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (1.24%) NUnit
8 10 (1.13%) JIRA
8 10 (1.13%) MSBuild
9 8 (0.90%) JUnit
10 6 (0.68%) TeamCity
11 5 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 5 (0.56%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.56%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
11 5 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.45%) TestComplete
12 4 (0.45%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 141 (15.91%) Finance
2 22 (2.48%) Retail
2 22 (2.48%) Legal
3 21 (2.37%) Law
4 19 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (1.92%) Publishing
6 16 (1.81%) Banking
6 16 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.24%) Billing
8 10 (1.13%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.68%) Marketing
9 6 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.56%) Advertising
10 5 (0.56%) Electronics
10 5 (0.56%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.45%) Front Office
11 4 (0.45%) Back Office
12 3 (0.34%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 696 (78.56%) Developer
2 290 (32.73%) .NET Developer
3 157 (17.72%) VB.NET Developer
3 157 (17.72%) Software Developer
4 133 (15.01%) C# Developer
5 107 (12.08%) VB Developer
6 98 (11.06%) VB6 Developer
7 89 (10.05%) Senior Developer
8 66 (7.45%) Analyst
9 64 (7.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 60 (6.77%) Applications Support
11 52 (5.87%) Software Engineer
12 51 (5.76%) Web Developer
13 43 (4.85%) ASP.NET Developer
14 37 (4.18%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
15 35 (3.95%) SQL Developer
16 30 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
16 30 (3.39%) Java Developer
17 26 (2.93%) Applications Developer
17 26 (2.93%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 817 (92.21%) .NET
2 416 (46.95%) ASP.NET
3 298 (33.63%) HTML
4 227 (25.62%) CSS
5 206 (23.25%) XML
6 145 (16.37%) jQuery
7 141 (15.91%) Web Services
8 126 (14.22%) WCF
9 124 (14.00%) .NET Framework
10 92 (10.38%) WPF
11 71 (8.01%) Classic ASP
12 69 (7.79%) WinForms
13 64 (7.22%) Ajax
14 51 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 48 (5.42%) JSON
16 46 (5.19%) SOAP
17 44 (4.97%) XSLT
18 43 (4.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 42 (4.74%) REST
20 39 (4.40%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (6.88%) Computer Science
2 28 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 24 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 14 (1.58%) Life Science
6 13 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 12 (1.35%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.24%) FMCG
9 9 (1.02%) Informatics
10 8 (0.90%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.68%) Data Extraction
11 6 (0.68%) PDA
11 6 (0.68%) EPoS
11 6 (0.68%) NHS
12 5 (0.56%) Derivative
12 5 (0.56%) Physics
12 5 (0.56%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.45%) GIS
14 3 (0.34%) Replication
14 3 (0.34%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 186 (20.99%) Windows
2 23 (2.60%) UNIX
3 21 (2.37%) Linux
4 18 (2.03%) Android
5 15 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.35%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.02%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.90%) Debian
10 8 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 7 (0.79%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.79%) Solaris
12 4 (0.45%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (17.04%) OO
2 141 (15.91%) MVC
3 87 (9.82%) Software Engineering
4 71 (8.01%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (7.67%) OOP
6 55 (6.21%) Web Development
7 50 (5.64%) Unit Testing
8 49 (5.53%) OOD
9 46 (5.19%) Scrum
10 41 (4.63%) E-Commerce
11 39 (4.40%) Migration
11 39 (4.40%) Project Management
12 37 (4.18%) Release Management
13 32 (3.61%) Workflow
14 31 (3.50%) TDD
15 30 (3.39%) Requirements Analysis
16 28 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (3.16%) ITIL
17 26 (2.93%) Service Delivery
18 25 (2.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 886 (100.00%) VB
2 568 (64.11%) C#
3 526 (59.37%) SQL
4 517 (58.35%) VB.NET
5 334 (37.70%) JavaScript
6 180 (20.32%) T-SQL
7 109 (12.30%) Java
8 85 (9.59%) VBA
9 76 (8.58%) VBScript
10 63 (7.11%) C++
11 56 (6.32%) PL/SQL
12 44 (4.97%) PHP
13 22 (2.48%) Lua
14 20 (2.26%) C
15 10 (1.13%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.90%) Perl
16 8 (0.90%) VC++
17 7 (0.79%) XAML
18 6 (0.68%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 163 (18.40%) Degree
2 33 (3.72%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.90%) MCPD
5 8 (0.90%) MCTS
5 8 (0.90%) PhD
6 6 (0.68%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.68%) MCSD
6 6 (0.68%) ISEB
7 3 (0.34%) MCSE
8 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.23%) MCAD
8 2 (0.23%) HNC
8 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.40%) QA
2 24 (2.71%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.69%) WAI
4 9 (1.02%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.45%) VirtualBox
2 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (0.34%) FortiGate
2 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 251 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 157 (17.72%) Oracle
3 23 (2.60%) Telerik
4 20 (2.26%) Business Objects
5 17 (1.92%) DevExpress
6 9 (1.02%) Remedy
6 9 (1.02%) Apple
6 9 (1.02%) SAP
7 8 (0.90%) Wall Street Systems
7 8 (0.90%) VMware
8 7 (0.79%) Cisco
9 6 (0.68%) Tableau
10 5 (0.56%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.56%) Citrix
10 5 (0.56%) Fidessa
10 5 (0.56%) Sybase
11 3 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.34%) Juniper
11 3 (0.34%) Aruba
11 3 (0.34%) Red Gate
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Net Talent
Posted: 1 hour ago
Essex
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+package
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £220 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £350 - £351 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Optisoft Ltd
Salary: dependent on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Harrington Starr
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
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Salary: 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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