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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 510 516 434
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -82
Permanent jobs citing VB6 379 372 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.38% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.77% 0.71% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 328 332 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
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
49539 52438 52269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.65% 53.34% 53.97%
Number of salaries quoted 42577 44329 45632
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -2 96 £45,000 +12.50% 16
West Midlands +31 60 £35,375 -5.66% 14
London +3 57 £50,000 -4.76% 11
North West +20 41 £33,500 -6.94% 5
Yorkshire -17 40 £45,000 +26.76% 7
East of England -20 33 £35,000 -12.50% 4
East Midlands +13 18 £42,500 +8.97% 3
South West -52 15 £32,500 - 3
North East - 14 £35,000 -
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 775 (100.00%) VB
2 699 (90.19%) .NET
3 509 (65.68%) C#
4 458 (59.10%) SQL
5 443 (57.16%) SQL Server
6 407 (52.52%) VB.NET
7 366 (47.23%) ASP.NET
8 352 (45.42%) JavaScript
9 293 (37.81%) HTML
10 233 (30.06%) CSS
11 223 (28.77%) MVC
12 219 (28.26%) Microsoft
13 189 (24.39%) Oracle
14 186 (24.00%) Finance
15 181 (23.35%) Visual Studio
16 169 (21.81%) XML
17 153 (19.74%) T-SQL
18 151 (19.48%) Windows
19 145 (18.71%) .NET Framework
19 145 (18.71%) jQuery
20 136 (17.55%) Java
21 133 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
22 127 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
23 116 (14.97%) WCF
24 113 (14.58%) Web Services
24 113 (14.58%) OO
25 109 (14.06%) MS Excel
26 99 (12.77%) Degree
27 98 (12.65%) Crystal Reports
28 94 (12.13%) SQL Server 2005

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 51 (6.58%) SharePoint
2 49 (6.32%) IIS
3 29 (3.74%) JBoss
4 25 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 22 (2.84%) Tuxedo
5 22 (2.84%) AquaLogic
5 22 (2.84%) Oracle Service Bus
5 22 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (1.55%) Node.js
7 11 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.65%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.39%) Apache
11 2 (0.26%) MODX
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 109 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.55%) MS Office
3 10 (1.29%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.52%) Revit
5 4 (0.52%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Changepoint
2 7 (0.90%) Line 500
3 6 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.52%) LabWindows
5 1 (0.13%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.06%) Extranet
1 16 (2.06%) Intranet
2 11 (1.42%) Internet
3 5 (0.65%) 3G
3 5 (0.65%) 2G
3 5 (0.65%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.65%) 4G
3 5 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (0.65%) LTE
4 3 (0.39%) Firewall
5 1 (0.13%) CTI
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) VPN
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 443 (57.16%) SQL Server
2 127 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (12.65%) Crystal Reports
4 94 (12.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 71 (9.16%) Oracle Database
6 69 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (8.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 57 (7.35%) MySQL
9 52 (6.71%) SQL Server 2000
10 42 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 37 (4.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (4.77%) Relational Database
12 35 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 31 (4.00%) MS Access
14 24 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
15 22 (2.84%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 16 (2.06%) RDBMS
17 12 (1.55%) MongoDB
18 11 (1.42%) NoSQL
18 11 (1.42%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 181 (23.35%) Visual Studio
2 67 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
4 29 (3.74%) Maven
5 23 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 15 (1.94%) Subversion
7 13 (1.68%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.55%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (1.55%) NUnit
9 8 (1.03%) LLBLGen Pro
9 8 (1.03%) ProC
10 7 (0.90%) NetAdvantage
10 7 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (0.90%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.65%) ReSharper
12 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.65%) MSBuild
13 4 (0.52%) TestComplete
13 4 (0.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 186 (24.00%) Finance
2 17 (2.19%) Retail
3 14 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (1.29%) Back Office
5 9 (1.16%) Banking
5 9 (1.16%) German Language
6 7 (0.90%) Automotive
7 6 (0.77%) Games
7 6 (0.77%) Electronics
7 6 (0.77%) Front Office
8 5 (0.65%) Publishing
9 4 (0.52%) Marketing
9 4 (0.52%) Legal
9 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.26%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 624 (80.52%) Developer
2 238 (30.71%) .NET Developer
3 147 (18.97%) Software Developer
4 100 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 99 (12.77%) Senior Developer
6 82 (10.58%) VB.NET Developer
7 75 (9.68%) VB Developer
8 73 (9.42%) VB6 Developer
9 68 (8.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 64 (8.26%) Analyst
11 54 (6.97%) .NET Software Developer
12 52 (6.71%) Programmer
13 39 (5.03%) Software Engineer
14 38 (4.90%) Applications Support
15 36 (4.65%) Analyst Developer
16 34 (4.39%) Java Developer
17 30 (3.87%) Lead Developer
17 30 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
18 28 (3.61%) C# Software Developer
19 25 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 699 (90.19%) .NET
2 366 (47.23%) ASP.NET
3 293 (37.81%) HTML
4 233 (30.06%) CSS
5 169 (21.81%) XML
6 145 (18.71%) .NET Framework
6 145 (18.71%) jQuery
7 116 (14.97%) WCF
8 113 (14.58%) Web Services
9 84 (10.84%) Classic ASP
9 84 (10.84%) WinForms
10 57 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 54 (6.97%) Spring
12 51 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 49 (6.32%) Hibernate
13 49 (6.32%) Ajax
14 45 (5.81%) REST
15 42 (5.42%) WPF
16 38 (4.90%) XSLT
16 38 (4.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 32 (4.13%) N-Tier
4 22 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 21 (2.71%) Derivative
6 20 (2.58%) Equities
7 19 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.77%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.65%) User Experience
11 4 (0.52%) Life Science
11 4 (0.52%) PDA
11 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
12 3 (0.39%) GIS
13 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.26%) Physics
13 2 (0.26%) Statistics
13 2 (0.26%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.13%) AS400
14 1 (0.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 151 (19.48%) Windows
2 21 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (2.19%) UNIX
4 15 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (1.94%) Android
5 9 (1.16%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.90%) Linux
6 7 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.77%) Solaris
8 4 (0.52%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.39%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (28.77%) MVC
2 133 (17.16%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (14.58%) OO
4 92 (11.87%) Software Engineering
5 76 (9.81%) Project Management
6 71 (9.16%) Web Development
7 65 (8.39%) Mentoring
8 53 (6.84%) OOP
9 48 (6.19%) OOD
10 44 (5.68%) Scrum
11 42 (5.42%) UML
12 38 (4.90%) Migration
13 35 (4.52%) TDD
14 33 (4.26%) Waterfall
15 27 (3.48%) Workflow
16 26 (3.35%) SOA
17 25 (3.23%) ITIL
18 24 (3.10%) CRM
19 23 (2.97%) Coaching
20 22 (2.84%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 775 (100.00%) VB
2 509 (65.68%) C#
3 458 (59.10%) SQL
4 407 (52.52%) VB.NET
5 352 (45.42%) JavaScript
6 153 (19.74%) T-SQL
7 136 (17.55%) Java
8 69 (8.90%) VBScript
8 69 (8.90%) PL/SQL
9 65 (8.39%) C++
10 60 (7.74%) VBA
11 33 (4.26%) C
12 29 (3.74%) PHP
13 24 (3.10%) COBOL
14 23 (2.97%) Delphi
15 12 (1.55%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.42%) VC++
17 8 (1.03%) Python
18 6 (0.77%) MATLAB
19 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 99 (12.77%) Degree
2 27 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (2.71%) VCP4
4 6 (0.77%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.77%) MCAD
5 5 (0.65%) MCSD
5 5 (0.65%) MCP
6 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB
7 1 (0.13%) PhD
7 1 (0.13%) MCPD
7 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.35%) QA
2 12 (1.55%) HL7
2 12 (1.55%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.29%) PMBOK
4 3 (0.39%) SLA
4 3 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.26%) WAI
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.03%) Firmware
3 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 219 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 189 (24.39%) Oracle
3 22 (2.84%) Micro Focus
3 22 (2.84%) BEA
4 19 (2.45%) Telerik
5 11 (1.42%) Business Objects
6 7 (0.90%) Infragistics
6 7 (0.90%) Sage
7 6 (0.77%) SAP
7 6 (0.77%) Citrix
8 5 (0.65%) VMware
9 4 (0.52%) Remedy
9 4 (0.52%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco
11 2 (0.26%) Tableau
11 2 (0.26%) SYSPRO
11 2 (0.26%) Mapinfo
11 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.13%) Twitter
12 1 (0.13%) IBM
Southampton, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Extensive Benefits and Blue-Chip Cli
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
VTUK
Salary: From £25k to £35k pa Also Negotiable (Dependent on Candidate)
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + pension, healthcare & more
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum + 15% pension + 30 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + pension, bonus, share option +++
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000, Pension, Gym Membership, Healthcare.
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum +bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago