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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 484 498 397
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -101
Permanent jobs citing VB6 400 401 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.41% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 0.77% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 345 362 571
Average salary £41,750 £36,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.97% -2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
49789 51948 56753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.48% 53.57% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43071 44137 50335
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -18 109 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Midlands +32 64 £35,750 +19.16% 11
London -29 64 £48,750 -7.14% 9
East of England -9 52 £34,500 -13.75% 3
Yorkshire -26 32 £40,000 +17.64% 7
North West -3 28 £42,500 +30.76% 7
South West -45 23 £32,500 -7.14% 3
East Midlands +24 14 £37,500 -3.84% 2
North East -4 9 £42,500 +6.25% 1
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 821 (100.00%) VB
2 755 (91.96%) .NET
3 545 (66.38%) C#
4 488 (59.44%) SQL
5 483 (58.83%) SQL Server
6 455 (55.42%) VB.NET
7 410 (49.94%) ASP.NET
8 370 (45.07%) JavaScript
9 292 (35.57%) HTML
10 236 (28.75%) MVC
10 236 (28.75%) Microsoft
11 235 (28.62%) CSS
12 209 (25.46%) Visual Studio
13 206 (25.09%) Oracle
14 197 (24.00%) XML
15 162 (19.73%) Finance
16 157 (19.12%) Windows
17 156 (19.00%) T-SQL
18 145 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
19 141 (17.17%) Java
20 140 (17.05%) jQuery
21 137 (16.69%) Web Services
22 136 (16.57%) SQL Server 2008
22 136 (16.57%) .NET Framework
23 129 (15.71%) WCF
23 129 (15.71%) OO
24 119 (14.49%) Crystal Reports
25 118 (14.37%) MS Excel
26 105 (12.79%) Degree
27 95 (11.57%) Software Engineering

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (7.80%) IIS
2 53 (6.46%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.41%) JBoss
4 21 (2.56%) AquaLogic
4 21 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (2.56%) Tuxedo
4 21 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
7 8 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (0.97%) LiveLink
8 6 (0.73%) Node.js
9 4 (0.49%) MODX
10 3 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.37%) Apache
11 2 (0.24%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.12%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.12%) CMS
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 118 (14.37%) MS Excel
2 51 (6.21%) MS Office
3 8 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.49%) AutoCAD
4 4 (0.49%) Revit
5 2 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.85%) Changepoint
2 7 (0.85%) Line 500
3 4 (0.49%) LabWindows
4 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.19%) SaaS
2 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.29%) Extranet
2 26 (3.17%) Intranet
3 10 (1.22%) Internet
4 8 (0.97%) VPN
5 5 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.61%) 3G
5 5 (0.61%) 2G
5 5 (0.61%) LTE
5 5 (0.61%) 4G
5 5 (0.61%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.37%) Firewall
7 2 (0.24%) SSL
8 1 (0.12%) CTI
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 483 (58.83%) SQL Server
2 136 (16.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 119 (14.49%) Crystal Reports
4 77 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (9.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 70 (8.53%) Oracle Database
7 65 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 55 (6.70%) MySQL
9 44 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
9 44 (5.36%) Relational Database
10 37 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 34 (4.14%) MS Access
12 33 (4.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 26 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 11 (1.34%) RDBMS
17 10 (1.22%) Big Data
17 10 (1.22%) MongoDB
18 7 (0.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 209 (25.46%) Visual Studio
2 63 (7.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (4.51%) Maven
4 36 (4.38%) Oracle Forms
5 29 (3.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 27 (3.29%) Subversion
7 11 (1.34%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.34%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (1.34%) NUnit
8 9 (1.10%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.97%) LLBLGen Pro
9 8 (0.97%) Toad
10 7 (0.85%) ProC
10 7 (0.85%) NetAdvantage
10 7 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.73%) TestComplete
11 6 (0.73%) CruiseControl
11 6 (0.73%) MSBuild
11 6 (0.73%) Git (software)
General
1 162 (19.73%) Finance
2 25 (3.05%) Retail
3 20 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (1.71%) Banking
5 10 (1.22%) Publishing
5 10 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.10%) German Language
7 7 (0.85%) Games
8 6 (0.73%) Front Office
8 6 (0.73%) Electronics
8 6 (0.73%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.61%) Legal
10 4 (0.49%) Law
10 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.49%) Back Office
10 4 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.37%) Automotive
11 3 (0.37%) Advertising
11 3 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 660 (80.39%) Developer
2 260 (31.67%) .NET Developer
3 170 (20.71%) Software Developer
4 113 (13.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 97 (11.81%) C# Developer
6 92 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 85 (10.35%) VB Developer
8 82 (9.99%) VB6 Developer
9 69 (8.40%) Analyst
10 65 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 57 (6.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 54 (6.58%) Programmer
12 54 (6.58%) Applications Support
13 44 (5.36%) Java Developer
14 41 (4.99%) Software Engineer
15 39 (4.75%) Analyst Developer
16 30 (3.65%) C# Software Developer
17 29 (3.53%) Web Developer
17 29 (3.53%) Lead Developer
18 27 (3.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (91.96%) .NET
2 410 (49.94%) ASP.NET
3 292 (35.57%) HTML
4 235 (28.62%) CSS
5 197 (24.00%) XML
6 140 (17.05%) jQuery
7 137 (16.69%) Web Services
8 136 (16.57%) .NET Framework
9 129 (15.71%) WCF
10 94 (11.45%) Classic ASP
11 78 (9.50%) WinForms
12 64 (7.80%) Spring
12 64 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 61 (7.43%) REST
14 56 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 55 (6.70%) Hibernate
16 49 (5.97%) JSON
16 49 (5.97%) Ajax
17 47 (5.72%) SOAP
17 47 (5.72%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (4.38%) N-Tier
3 34 (4.14%) Computer Science
4 21 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (1.95%) Derivative
7 15 (1.83%) Equities
8 12 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.46%) Life Science
9 11 (1.34%) User Experience
10 7 (0.85%) PDA
10 7 (0.85%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.73%) Graphic Design
12 5 (0.61%) Informatics
12 5 (0.61%) Physics
12 5 (0.61%) GIS
12 5 (0.61%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.49%) Fixed Income
13 4 (0.49%) NHS
14 3 (0.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 157 (19.12%) Windows
2 20 (2.44%) UNIX
3 18 (2.19%) Android
4 11 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.10%) Linux
7 8 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.85%) Solaris
9 4 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.49%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.24%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (28.75%) MVC
2 145 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (15.71%) OO
4 95 (11.57%) Software Engineering
5 79 (9.62%) Project Management
6 72 (8.77%) Web Development
7 65 (7.92%) Mentoring
8 57 (6.94%) OOP
9 53 (6.46%) OOD
10 47 (5.72%) UML
11 40 (4.87%) Scrum
12 39 (4.75%) Migration
13 35 (4.26%) Waterfall
14 31 (3.78%) SOA
15 29 (3.53%) Coaching
16 28 (3.41%) Workflow
16 28 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (3.05%) TDD
17 25 (3.05%) Time Management
18 24 (2.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 821 (100.00%) VB
2 545 (66.38%) C#
3 488 (59.44%) SQL
4 455 (55.42%) VB.NET
5 370 (45.07%) JavaScript
6 156 (19.00%) T-SQL
7 141 (17.17%) Java
8 85 (10.35%) VBScript
9 81 (9.87%) PL/SQL
10 67 (8.16%) C++
11 65 (7.92%) VBA
12 26 (3.17%) C
13 22 (2.68%) COBOL
14 21 (2.56%) Delphi
15 19 (2.31%) PHP
16 9 (1.10%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.10%) VC++
17 7 (0.85%) Python
18 5 (0.61%) MATLAB
18 5 (0.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 105 (12.79%) Degree
2 31 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.97%) MCAD
4 7 (0.85%) PhD
5 5 (0.61%) MCSD
5 5 (0.61%) MCP
6 3 (0.37%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.24%) ISEB
7 2 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.41%) QA
2 11 (1.34%) HL7
3 10 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.73%) WAI
5 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 41 (4.99%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.97%) Firmware
3 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.12%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 236 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 206 (25.09%) Oracle
3 32 (3.90%) Telerik
4 21 (2.56%) BEA
4 21 (2.56%) Micro Focus
5 17 (2.07%) Business Objects
6 7 (0.85%) Sage
6 7 (0.85%) Infragistics
7 6 (0.73%) SAP
8 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.49%) Citrix
8 4 (0.49%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.37%) Remedy
9 3 (0.37%) Mapinfo
9 3 (0.37%) Cisco
9 3 (0.37%) VMware
9 3 (0.37%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (0.24%) AccuRev
11 1 (0.12%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.12%) Tableau
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pari Passu
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Net Talent
Salary: excellent package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £33500.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
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London
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