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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 648 506 419
Rank change year-on-year
-142 -87
Permanent jobs citing VB6 234 449 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.79% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 227 394 490
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
52811 56551 53711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.65% 51.71% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45413 48399 46486
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -62 80 £42,500 - 11
West Midlands -22 33 £35,000 -1.40% 6
Yorkshire -21 32 £37,500 +12.78% 4
London -33 18 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Midlands +6 17 £40,000 +14.28% 3
South West -20 17 £37,500 +8.69% 5
North West -23 16 £29,500 -1.66% 6
East of England -29 15 £40,000 - 2
North East - 5 £26,000 - 3
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 612 (100.00%) VB
2 532 (86.93%) .NET
3 424 (69.28%) C#
4 379 (61.93%) SQL Server
5 323 (52.78%) VB.NET
6 307 (50.16%) SQL
7 242 (39.54%) ASP.NET
8 227 (37.09%) JavaScript
9 217 (35.46%) HTML
10 199 (32.52%) Finance
11 169 (27.61%) Windows
12 153 (25.00%) CSS
13 142 (23.20%) XML
14 138 (22.55%) Microsoft
15 134 (21.90%) T-SQL
16 107 (17.48%) Web Services
16 107 (17.48%) Degree
17 103 (16.83%) jQuery
17 103 (16.83%) Java
18 100 (16.34%) .NET Framework
19 97 (15.85%) WinForms
20 94 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
21 93 (15.20%) OO
22 91 (14.87%) MS Excel
22 91 (14.87%) MVC
23 88 (14.38%) WCF
24 86 (14.05%) SQL Server 2008
25 83 (13.56%) Visual Studio
26 79 (12.91%) SQL Server 2005
27 74 (12.09%) C++

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (7.84%) IIS
2 17 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.61%) WebSphere
4 12 (1.96%) Apache
5 8 (1.31%) Node.js
6 6 (0.98%) MTS
7 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.49%) Documentum
8 3 (0.49%) JBoss
8 3 (0.49%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.33%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.16%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.16%) CMS
10 1 (0.16%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 91 (14.87%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.27%) MS Office
3 11 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (1.80%) Changepoint
2 10 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.33%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.61%) Internet
2 5 (0.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.49%) SMTP
4 2 (0.33%) FTP
4 2 (0.33%) Cisco ICM
4 2 (0.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.16%) Network Security
5 1 (0.16%) Wireless
5 1 (0.16%) LAN
5 1 (0.16%) WLAN
5 1 (0.16%) VPN
5 1 (0.16%) SSL
5 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 379 (61.93%) SQL Server
2 86 (14.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (12.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 64 (10.46%) SQL Server 2000
5 60 (9.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 55 (8.99%) Crystal Reports
7 45 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 43 (7.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (4.08%) SQLite
10 20 (3.27%) Relational Database
11 19 (3.10%) Oracle Database
12 16 (2.61%) MySQL
13 13 (2.12%) Adabas
14 11 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.63%) DB2
16 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 7 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
18 6 (0.98%) RDBMS
19 5 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
20 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 83 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 66 (10.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (3.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 19 (3.10%) Subversion
5 15 (2.45%) JIRA
6 11 (1.80%) AccuRev
7 9 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
8 8 (1.31%) NUnit
9 5 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.82%) ReSharper
10 4 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.49%) NCrunch
11 3 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.49%) NSubstitute
11 3 (0.49%) CruiseControl
11 3 (0.49%) FitNesse
12 2 (0.33%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 199 (32.52%) Finance
2 24 (3.92%) Back Office
3 19 (3.10%) Retail
4 12 (1.96%) Banking
5 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.98%) Advertising
6 6 (0.98%) Automotive
7 5 (0.82%) Front Office
7 5 (0.82%) Military
8 4 (0.65%) Electronics
9 3 (0.49%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.49%) Law
9 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.16%) Marketing
11 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 450 (73.53%) Developer
2 148 (24.18%) .NET Developer
3 132 (21.57%) Software Developer
4 99 (16.18%) C# Developer
5 64 (10.46%) Analyst
6 63 (10.29%) VB.NET Developer
7 62 (10.13%) Senior Developer
8 61 (9.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 60 (9.80%) Programmer
10 52 (8.50%) VB Developer
11 48 (7.84%) VB6 Developer
12 44 (7.19%) Software Engineer
13 33 (5.39%) Applications Support
14 27 (4.41%) Analyst Programmer
15 23 (3.76%) Support Analyst
15 23 (3.76%) AWS Developer
16 22 (3.59%) WPF Developer
17 21 (3.43%) C# Programmer
17 21 (3.43%) Graduate
18 20 (3.27%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 532 (86.93%) .NET
2 242 (39.54%) ASP.NET
3 217 (35.46%) HTML
4 153 (25.00%) CSS
5 142 (23.20%) XML
6 107 (17.48%) Web Services
7 103 (16.83%) jQuery
8 100 (16.34%) .NET Framework
9 97 (15.85%) WinForms
10 88 (14.38%) WCF
11 67 (10.95%) XSLT
12 54 (8.82%) WPF
13 41 (6.70%) LINQ
14 37 (6.05%) COM+
15 35 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 30 (4.90%) Entity Framework
17 29 (4.74%) Ajax
18 25 (4.08%) Classic ASP
19 22 (3.59%) HTML5
19 22 (3.59%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.64%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.58%) Client/Server
4 22 (3.59%) Equities
4 22 (3.59%) Derivative
5 18 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.45%) N-Tier
7 8 (1.31%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.82%) User Experience
9 4 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.65%) Statistics
9 4 (0.65%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.49%) PDA
10 3 (0.49%) ASTM
10 3 (0.49%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.33%) Xbox
11 2 (0.33%) iSeries
11 2 (0.33%) AS400
11 2 (0.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 169 (27.61%) Windows
2 38 (6.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (3.43%) Linux
4 15 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.29%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.31%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.98%) Android
7 6 (0.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.65%) UNIX
8 4 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (15.20%) OO
3 91 (14.87%) MVC
4 73 (11.93%) Software Engineering
5 58 (9.48%) SDLC
6 54 (8.82%) Migration
7 47 (7.68%) TDD
8 40 (6.54%) Project Management
9 34 (5.56%) Scrum
9 34 (5.56%) Web Development
10 30 (4.90%) Mentoring
11 28 (4.58%) Software Testing
11 28 (4.58%) Multithreading
12 27 (4.41%) ITIL
13 24 (3.92%) OOD
13 24 (3.92%) Unit Testing
14 21 (3.43%) CRM
15 20 (3.27%) Software Architecture
16 19 (3.10%) OOP
17 18 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 612 (100.00%) VB
2 424 (69.28%) C#
3 323 (52.78%) VB.NET
4 307 (50.16%) SQL
5 227 (37.09%) JavaScript
6 134 (21.90%) T-SQL
7 103 (16.83%) Java
8 74 (12.09%) C++
9 51 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 50 (8.17%) PHP
11 35 (5.72%) VBScript
12 33 (5.39%) C
13 26 (4.25%) VBA
14 25 (4.08%) Lua
15 19 (3.10%) Ruby
15 19 (3.10%) COBOL
16 13 (2.12%) NATURAL
16 13 (2.12%) JCL
17 11 (1.80%) PowerShell
18 8 (1.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 107 (17.48%) Degree
2 19 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.82%) MCAD
5 3 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) MCPD
6 2 (0.33%) MCSD
6 2 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.74%) ISO 9001
2 16 (2.61%) QA
3 9 (1.47%) SLA
3 9 (1.47%) PMBOK
4 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.49%) HL7
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.14%) vSphere
3 2 (0.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (1.80%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 138 (22.55%) Microsoft
2 68 (11.11%) Oracle
3 16 (2.61%) IBM
4 7 (1.14%) VMware
5 5 (0.82%) Telerik
5 5 (0.82%) SAP
6 4 (0.65%) ESRI
7 3 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.49%) EMC
7 3 (0.49%) Lotus
7 3 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.33%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.33%) Trapeze
8 2 (0.33%) SYSPRO
8 2 (0.33%) AppSense
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco
8 2 (0.33%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.33%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.33%) Reuters
8 2 (0.33%) Bloomberg
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dorset
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Salary: £3500 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, great projects!
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 4% bonus
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bens package
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