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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 508 513 423
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -90
Permanent jobs citing VB6 388 392 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.38% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.76% 0.71% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 344 348 520
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 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,708 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
51003 55349 55185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.83% 53.11% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43765 46878 47978
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 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 27 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 +16 112 £40,000 - 16
West Midlands +26 65 £35,000 -3.44% 11
London +16 57 £48,000 -4.00% 4
Yorkshire -9 45 £45,000 +25.00% 5
North West +12 37 £33,500 -6.94% 5
East of England -18 26 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +1 18 £38,000 -2.56% 6
North East - 13 £35,000 - 1
South West -43 11 £31,500 -6.66% 4
Midlands - 1 £38,000 -
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 781 (100.00%) VB
2 686 (87.84%) .NET
3 517 (66.20%) C#
4 455 (58.26%) SQL
5 434 (55.57%) SQL Server
6 400 (51.22%) VB.NET
7 356 (45.58%) ASP.NET
8 354 (45.33%) JavaScript
9 293 (37.52%) HTML
10 234 (29.96%) CSS
11 219 (28.04%) Microsoft
12 210 (26.89%) Finance
13 202 (25.86%) MVC
14 169 (21.64%) XML
14 169 (21.64%) Oracle
15 164 (21.00%) Windows
16 163 (20.87%) Visual Studio
17 158 (20.23%) T-SQL
17 158 (20.23%) jQuery
18 145 (18.57%) .NET Framework
19 139 (17.80%) Java
20 136 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
21 130 (16.65%) SQL Server 2008
22 111 (14.21%) OO
23 110 (14.08%) MS Excel
24 106 (13.57%) Web Services
24 106 (13.57%) WCF
25 105 (13.44%) Degree
26 100 (12.80%) SQL Server 2005
27 94 (12.04%) Software Engineering

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 44 (5.63%) IIS
2 43 (5.51%) SharePoint
3 28 (3.59%) JBoss
4 24 (3.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 20 (2.56%) AquaLogic
5 20 (2.56%) Tuxedo
5 20 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (1.79%) Node.js
7 10 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.51%) Apache
11 3 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.38%) Documentum
12 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.26%) MODX
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.13%) LiveLink
Applications
1 110 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 46 (5.89%) MS Office
3 13 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.51%) Revit
5 4 (0.51%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Changepoint
2 7 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.77%) Line 500
4 4 (0.51%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.92%) Internet
2 10 (1.28%) Intranet
3 9 (1.15%) Extranet
4 5 (0.64%) 3G
4 5 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.64%) 2G
4 5 (0.64%) LTE
4 5 (0.64%) 4G
4 5 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (0.38%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) SMTP
6 2 (0.26%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco ICM
7 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 434 (55.57%) SQL Server
2 130 (16.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 100 (12.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 92 (11.78%) Crystal Reports
5 68 (8.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 67 (8.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 62 (7.94%) Oracle Database
8 57 (7.30%) SQL Server 2000
9 48 (6.15%) MySQL
10 40 (5.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 39 (4.99%) Oracle Database 11g
12 35 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (4.10%) MS Access
14 30 (3.84%) Relational Database
15 23 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
16 19 (2.43%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
17 16 (2.05%) RDBMS
18 11 (1.41%) MongoDB
18 11 (1.41%) NoSQL
18 11 (1.41%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 163 (20.87%) Visual Studio
2 64 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (3.59%) Oracle Forms
4 25 (3.20%) Maven
5 22 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 18 (2.30%) Subversion
7 14 (1.79%) NUnit
8 13 (1.66%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (0.90%) LLBLGen Pro
10 7 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (0.90%) ProC
11 6 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (0.77%) NetAdvantage
11 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 5 (0.64%) Git (software)
13 4 (0.51%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.51%) JIRA
13 4 (0.51%) ReSharper
13 4 (0.51%) InstallShield
General
1 210 (26.89%) Finance
2 19 (2.43%) Retail
3 14 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 13 (1.66%) Back Office
5 10 (1.28%) Banking
6 9 (1.15%) German Language
7 8 (1.02%) Automotive
8 7 (0.90%) Front Office
9 6 (0.77%) Games
9 6 (0.77%) Electronics
9 6 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.51%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.51%) Marketing
11 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.38%) Military
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Legal
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 620 (79.39%) Developer
2 232 (29.71%) .NET Developer
3 140 (17.93%) Software Developer
4 113 (14.47%) C# Developer
5 101 (12.93%) Senior Developer
6 79 (10.12%) VB.NET Developer
7 74 (9.48%) VB Developer
7 74 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 72 (9.22%) VB6 Developer
9 67 (8.58%) Analyst
10 59 (7.55%) Programmer
11 51 (6.53%) AWS Developer
12 49 (6.27%) .NET Software Developer
13 39 (4.99%) Software Engineer
14 34 (4.35%) Lead Developer
15 32 (4.10%) Applications Support
16 31 (3.97%) Analyst Developer
16 31 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
17 29 (3.71%) Java Developer
18 27 (3.46%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (87.84%) .NET
2 356 (45.58%) ASP.NET
3 293 (37.52%) HTML
4 234 (29.96%) CSS
5 169 (21.64%) XML
6 158 (20.23%) jQuery
7 145 (18.57%) .NET Framework
8 106 (13.57%) WCF
8 106 (13.57%) Web Services
9 94 (12.04%) WinForms
10 71 (9.09%) Classic ASP
11 61 (7.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 53 (6.79%) Ajax
13 51 (6.53%) XSLT
14 48 (6.15%) Spring
15 45 (5.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 43 (5.51%) Hibernate
17 42 (5.38%) WPF
18 36 (4.61%) JSON
18 36 (4.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (4.74%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.07%) N-Tier
3 24 (3.07%) Derivative
4 23 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.94%) Equities
5 21 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 6 (0.77%) Graphic Design
8 4 (0.51%) User Experience
8 4 (0.51%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.38%) PDA
10 2 (0.26%) Life Science
10 2 (0.26%) AS400
10 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.26%) GIS
10 2 (0.26%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.26%) Statistics
10 2 (0.26%) iSeries
10 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 164 (21.00%) Windows
2 24 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (2.05%) UNIX
3 16 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (1.54%) Windows 7
4 12 (1.54%) Android
5 10 (1.28%) Linux
6 8 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.77%) Solaris
8 5 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.51%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.26%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (25.86%) MVC
2 136 (17.41%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (14.21%) OO
4 94 (12.04%) Software Engineering
5 74 (9.48%) Project Management
6 65 (8.32%) Web Development
6 65 (8.32%) Mentoring
7 52 (6.66%) OOP
7 52 (6.66%) Scrum
8 45 (5.76%) OOD
9 42 (5.38%) Migration
10 41 (5.25%) UML
11 35 (4.48%) TDD
12 33 (4.23%) Waterfall
13 27 (3.46%) ITIL
14 26 (3.33%) CRM
14 26 (3.33%) Workflow
15 25 (3.20%) Time Management
16 24 (3.07%) SOA
17 23 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 781 (100.00%) VB
2 517 (66.20%) C#
3 455 (58.26%) SQL
4 400 (51.22%) VB.NET
5 354 (45.33%) JavaScript
6 158 (20.23%) T-SQL
7 139 (17.80%) Java
8 70 (8.96%) PL/SQL
9 66 (8.45%) C++
10 57 (7.30%) VBScript
11 56 (7.17%) VBA
12 40 (5.12%) C
13 34 (4.35%) PHP
14 28 (3.59%) COBOL
15 21 (2.69%) Delphi
16 13 (1.66%) TypeScript
17 12 (1.54%) VC++
18 10 (1.28%) Ruby
19 9 (1.15%) Lua
19 9 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (13.44%) Degree
2 28 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.77%) MCAD
4 6 (0.77%) MCSD
5 5 (0.64%) MCP
6 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.26%) MCPD
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.13%) ISEB
8 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.71%) QA
2 16 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 13 (1.66%) HL7
4 12 (1.54%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.64%) SLA
6 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.26%) WAI
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.02%) Firmware
3 5 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.64%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (0.38%) CA Endevor
2 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 219 (28.04%) Microsoft
2 169 (21.64%) Oracle
3 20 (2.56%) BEA
3 20 (2.56%) Micro Focus
4 15 (1.92%) Telerik
5 11 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 8 (1.02%) VMware
7 7 (0.90%) Infragistics
8 6 (0.77%) Sage
8 6 (0.77%) Citrix
9 5 (0.64%) SAP
9 5 (0.64%) IBM
10 4 (0.51%) Cisco
10 4 (0.51%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.38%) Remedy
11 3 (0.38%) EMC
12 2 (0.26%) HP
12 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.26%) SYSPRO
12 2 (0.26%) Tableau
Brighton, Sussex
Think IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
Think IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £39,000 per annum + pension, bonus, share option +++
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago