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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 537 532 431
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -101
Permanent jobs citing VB6 368 408 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.37% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.70% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 335 371 486
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
53069 58593 55471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.28% 52.94% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45525 49793 48146
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +11 105 £41,250 +5.76% 13
West Midlands +18 64 £35,000 - 12
Yorkshire +13 50 £40,000 - 4
London +3 42 £44,000 -12.00% 6
North West -19 28 £34,500 +6.15% 4
East of England +3 27 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East Midlands +5 21 £38,000 -2.56% 3
North East +15 19 £35,000 - 4
South West -44 6 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Midlands - 1 £38,000 -
VB6
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VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 768 (100.00%) VB
2 673 (87.63%) .NET
3 525 (68.36%) C#
4 433 (56.38%) SQL
5 429 (55.86%) SQL Server
6 400 (52.08%) VB.NET
7 345 (44.92%) JavaScript
7 345 (44.92%) ASP.NET
8 285 (37.11%) HTML
9 225 (29.30%) CSS
9 225 (29.30%) Finance
10 199 (25.91%) Microsoft
11 188 (24.48%) MVC
12 174 (22.66%) Windows
13 159 (20.70%) XML
14 156 (20.31%) jQuery
15 151 (19.66%) T-SQL
16 147 (19.14%) Oracle
17 144 (18.75%) .NET Framework
18 138 (17.97%) Visual Studio
18 138 (17.97%) Java
19 134 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
20 118 (15.36%) SQL Server 2008
21 113 (14.71%) Degree
22 111 (14.45%) Web Services
23 107 (13.93%) MS Excel
24 104 (13.54%) OO
25 101 (13.15%) SQL Server 2005
26 100 (13.02%) WinForms
27 95 (12.37%) Software Engineering

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 42 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 37 (4.82%) IIS
3 24 (3.13%) JBoss
4 23 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 16 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
5 16 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 16 (2.08%) Tuxedo
5 16 (2.08%) AquaLogic
6 15 (1.95%) Node.js
7 9 (1.17%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.65%) Apache
10 3 (0.39%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.39%) Documentum
11 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.13%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 107 (13.93%) MS Excel
2 44 (5.73%) MS Office
3 14 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) Revit
5 2 (0.26%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.30%) Changepoint
2 8 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.65%) LabWindows
4 5 (0.65%) Line 500
5 3 (0.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.47%) Internet
2 5 (0.65%) 3G
2 5 (0.65%) 2G
2 5 (0.65%) LTE
2 5 (0.65%) 4G
2 5 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.39%) Intranet
4 3 (0.39%) SMTP
4 3 (0.39%) FTP
4 3 (0.39%) Firewall
5 2 (0.26%) Extranet
5 2 (0.26%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 429 (55.86%) SQL Server
2 118 (15.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (13.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 85 (11.07%) Crystal Reports
5 66 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 56 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (5.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 45 (5.86%) Oracle Database
9 42 (5.47%) MySQL
10 31 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (3.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 26 (3.39%) MS Access
13 25 (3.26%) Relational Database
14 19 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
15 15 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.95%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 13 (1.69%) SQLite
16 13 (1.69%) Adabas
17 11 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 138 (17.97%) Visual Studio
2 70 (9.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 21 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
4 21 (2.73%) Maven
5 20 (2.60%) Subversion
6 15 (1.95%) NUnit
7 13 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 12 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.91%) JIRA
10 6 (0.78%) LLBLGen Pro
10 6 (0.78%) AccuRev
11 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.65%) NetAdvantage
12 4 (0.52%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.52%) Git (software)
12 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
12 4 (0.52%) Android Studio
General
1 225 (29.30%) Finance
2 19 (2.47%) Back Office
3 16 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 13 (1.69%) Retail
5 9 (1.17%) Electronics
5 9 (1.17%) Automotive
6 7 (0.91%) Front Office
6 7 (0.91%) German Language
7 6 (0.78%) Games
7 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.65%) Military
8 5 (0.65%) Banking
8 5 (0.65%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
9 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.26%) Legal
10 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Advertising
11 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 607 (79.04%) Developer
2 216 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 154 (20.05%) Software Developer
4 112 (14.58%) C# Developer
5 103 (13.41%) Senior Developer
6 78 (10.16%) VB.NET Developer
7 71 (9.24%) VB Developer
8 70 (9.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 69 (8.98%) VB6 Developer
10 67 (8.72%) Analyst
11 66 (8.59%) Programmer
12 51 (6.64%) AWS Developer
13 46 (5.99%) Software Engineer
14 45 (5.86%) .NET Software Developer
15 34 (4.43%) Applications Support
16 31 (4.04%) Lead Developer
16 31 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
17 28 (3.65%) Analyst Programmer
18 27 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
19 25 (3.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (87.63%) .NET
2 345 (44.92%) ASP.NET
3 285 (37.11%) HTML
4 225 (29.30%) CSS
5 159 (20.70%) XML
6 156 (20.31%) jQuery
7 144 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 111 (14.45%) Web Services
9 100 (13.02%) WinForms
10 93 (12.11%) WCF
11 65 (8.46%) XSLT
12 57 (7.42%) Classic ASP
13 56 (7.29%) Entity Framework
14 49 (6.38%) WPF
15 45 (5.86%) Ajax
16 40 (5.21%) Spring
17 39 (5.08%) LINQ
18 36 (4.69%) Hibernate
18 36 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 35 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.47%) Computer Science
3 28 (3.65%) Derivative
4 27 (3.52%) Equities
5 23 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 22 (2.86%) Client/Server
7 19 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.34%) N-Tier
9 5 (0.65%) Graphic Design
10 4 (0.52%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.52%) User Experience
11 3 (0.39%) PDA
12 2 (0.26%) Replication
12 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.26%) GIS
12 2 (0.26%) AS400
12 2 (0.26%) ASTM
12 2 (0.26%) iSeries
12 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 174 (22.66%) Windows
2 28 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 12 (1.56%) UNIX
6 11 (1.43%) Linux
7 10 (1.30%) Android
8 8 (1.04%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.52%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) HPUX
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (24.48%) MVC
2 134 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (13.54%) OO
4 95 (12.37%) Software Engineering
5 78 (10.16%) Project Management
6 58 (7.55%) Mentoring
7 55 (7.16%) Scrum
8 52 (6.77%) Migration
8 52 (6.77%) Web Development
9 50 (6.51%) TDD
10 46 (5.99%) OOP
11 40 (5.21%) OOD
12 34 (4.43%) ITIL
13 29 (3.78%) UML
13 29 (3.78%) Waterfall
14 27 (3.52%) Time Management
15 26 (3.39%) BDD
15 26 (3.39%) Multithreading
16 25 (3.26%) Software Testing
16 25 (3.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 768 (100.00%) VB
2 525 (68.36%) C#
3 433 (56.38%) SQL
4 400 (52.08%) VB.NET
5 345 (44.92%) JavaScript
6 151 (19.66%) T-SQL
7 138 (17.97%) Java
8 65 (8.46%) C++
9 64 (8.33%) PL/SQL
10 50 (6.51%) VBScript
11 42 (5.47%) VBA
12 37 (4.82%) C
13 34 (4.43%) PHP
14 30 (3.91%) COBOL
15 17 (2.21%) Delphi
16 13 (1.69%) Lua
17 12 (1.56%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.56%) Ruby
18 10 (1.30%) Python
19 9 (1.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 113 (14.71%) Degree
2 31 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.04%) MCAD
5 5 (0.65%) MCSD
5 5 (0.65%) MCP
6 3 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.26%) MCPD
8 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.65%) QA
2 20 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 14 (1.82%) HL7
3 14 (1.82%) PMBOK
4 7 (0.91%) SLA
5 3 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) WAI
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.17%) Firmware
2 7 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 7 (0.91%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 199 (25.91%) Microsoft
2 147 (19.14%) Oracle
3 16 (2.08%) BEA
3 16 (2.08%) Micro Focus
4 12 (1.56%) Business Objects
5 9 (1.17%) SAP
5 9 (1.17%) IBM
5 9 (1.17%) VMware
5 9 (1.17%) Telerik
6 6 (0.78%) Citrix
6 6 (0.78%) Infragistics
6 6 (0.78%) Sage
7 5 (0.65%) Cisco
8 3 (0.39%) EMC
8 3 (0.39%) Remedy
9 2 (0.26%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.26%) ESRI
9 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.26%) HP
9 2 (0.26%) SYSPRO
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Telford, Shropshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 28 minutes ago
Telford, Shropshire
AKH Resourcing
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 47 minutes ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum + 46days hols + exc pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
CBS butler
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: 28k to 35k per year GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-40,000
Posted: 5 days ago