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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 606 546 551
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 302 392 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.61% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 281 341 348
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +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
49882 49336 51799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 52.48% 50.39% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43460 42733 43852
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 -24 76 £43,250 -6.48% 5
South West +25 56 £39,000 +17.29% 5
London -6 46 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Yorkshire +9 35 £34,750 -13.12% 3
North West +24 29 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East of England -19 20 £37,500 +7.14% 1
East Midlands +4 18 £40,000 -5.88% 10
West Midlands -65 18 £33,500 -8.53% 2
North East -6 4 £32,500 -23.52%
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 562 (100.00%) VB
2 508 (90.39%) .NET
3 422 (75.09%) C#
4 380 (67.62%) SQL Server
5 371 (66.01%) SQL
6 268 (47.69%) VB.NET
7 212 (37.72%) ASP.NET
8 187 (33.27%) T-SQL
9 170 (30.25%) HTML
10 155 (27.58%) JavaScript
11 151 (26.87%) Finance
12 145 (25.80%) Microsoft
13 141 (25.09%) Visual Studio
14 132 (23.49%) CSS
15 125 (22.24%) .NET Framework
16 122 (21.71%) XML
17 121 (21.53%) Windows
18 113 (20.11%) MS Excel
19 110 (19.57%) Oracle
20 107 (19.04%) MVC
21 106 (18.86%) WinForms
22 102 (18.15%) Degree
23 84 (14.95%) WCF
24 80 (14.23%) VBScript
24 80 (14.23%) OO
25 79 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
26 75 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
27 71 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 66 (11.74%) Classic ASP
28 66 (11.74%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 40 (7.12%) IIS
2 24 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.18%) Apache
6 1 (0.18%) CMS
6 1 (0.18%) Drupal
6 1 (0.18%) MTS
6 1 (0.18%) Node.js
6 1 (0.18%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 113 (20.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.20%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.18%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.78%) SaaS
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.85%) Internet
2 14 (2.49%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.14%) LDAP
3 12 (2.14%) SNMP
4 5 (0.89%) PuTTY
4 5 (0.89%) SSH
4 5 (0.89%) Telnet
5 4 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (67.62%) SQL Server
2 71 (12.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (11.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 46 (8.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (7.83%) Crystal Reports
6 43 (7.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (6.76%) MS Access
8 35 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (4.98%) Relational Database
10 26 (4.63%) SQLite
11 13 (2.31%) MySQL
12 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2000
13 11 (1.96%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (1.25%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
16 4 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
17 3 (0.53%) Oracle8/8i Database
17 3 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 141 (25.09%) Visual Studio
2 79 (14.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (4.98%) JIRA
3 28 (4.98%) Subversion
4 24 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 21 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 17 (3.02%) AccuRev
7 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (1.78%) Toad
9 8 (1.42%) MSBuild
9 8 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
9 8 (1.42%) TestComplete
10 6 (1.07%) NUnit
11 5 (0.89%) CruiseControl
12 4 (0.71%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.71%) Moq
12 4 (0.71%) MSTest
12 4 (0.71%) Ranorex
12 4 (0.71%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.53%) Maven
General
1 151 (26.87%) Finance
2 34 (6.05%) Back Office
3 26 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.38%) Legal
5 11 (1.96%) Banking
6 9 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.71%) Billing
7 4 (0.71%) Front Office
8 3 (0.53%) Retail
9 2 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 452 (80.43%) Developer
2 255 (45.37%) .NET Developer
3 170 (30.25%) C# Developer
4 118 (21.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 114 (20.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 101 (17.97%) SQL Developer
7 74 (13.17%) VB Developer
8 63 (11.21%) Software Developer
9 55 (9.79%) Senior Developer
10 50 (8.90%) Applications Developer
11 46 (8.19%) Analyst
11 46 (8.19%) ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (8.19%) Junior
11 46 (8.19%) VB6 Developer
12 45 (8.01%) Junior Developer
13 41 (7.30%) Junior .NET Developer
14 40 (7.12%) C# Application Developer
15 35 (6.23%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 33 (5.87%) Applications Support
17 31 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 508 (90.39%) .NET
2 212 (37.72%) ASP.NET
3 170 (30.25%) HTML
4 132 (23.49%) CSS
5 125 (22.24%) .NET Framework
6 122 (21.71%) XML
7 106 (18.86%) WinForms
8 84 (14.95%) WCF
9 66 (11.74%) Classic ASP
9 66 (11.74%) Web Services
10 56 (9.96%) jQuery
11 51 (9.07%) WPF
12 37 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (6.23%) HTML5
13 35 (6.23%) LINQ
13 35 (6.23%) SOAP
14 34 (6.05%) AngularJS
15 30 (5.34%) CSS3
16 29 (5.16%) Entity Framework
17 25 (4.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.72%) Computer Science
2 33 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (2.85%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.31%) W3C
5 10 (1.78%) Driving Licence
5 10 (1.78%) N-Tier
6 9 (1.60%) Xbox
7 8 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.71%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.71%) Derivative
9 2 (0.36%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.36%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.36%) NHS
9 2 (0.36%) User Experience
10 1 (0.18%) AS400
10 1 (0.18%) Equities
10 1 (0.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.18%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 121 (21.53%) Windows
2 20 (3.56%) Unix
3 16 (2.85%) Windows Server
4 12 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.42%) Linux
6 7 (1.25%) Solaris
7 6 (1.07%) Android
7 6 (1.07%) FreeBSD
7 6 (1.07%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.53%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (19.04%) MVC
2 80 (14.23%) OO
3 75 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (9.96%) Software Engineering
5 55 (9.79%) SDLC
6 40 (7.12%) Migration
7 38 (6.76%) ITIL
7 38 (6.76%) Multithreading
8 34 (6.05%) Scrum
9 32 (5.69%) Project Management
9 32 (5.69%) Web Development
10 31 (5.52%) Mentoring
11 27 (4.80%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.45%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.09%) SOA
14 21 (3.74%) Feature Driven Development
14 21 (3.74%) Issue Tracking
14 21 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (3.56%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (3.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 562 (100.00%) VB
2 422 (75.09%) C#
3 371 (66.01%) SQL
4 268 (47.69%) VB.NET
5 187 (33.27%) T-SQL
6 155 (27.58%) JavaScript
7 80 (14.23%) VBScript
8 59 (10.50%) C++
9 58 (10.32%) PL/SQL
10 47 (8.36%) VBA
11 45 (8.01%) Java
12 19 (3.38%) C
13 18 (3.20%) VC++
14 13 (2.31%) PHP
15 10 (1.78%) COBOL
15 10 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.71%) ActionScript
16 4 (0.71%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (0.71%) R
17 3 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 102 (18.15%) Degree
2 31 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.20%) MCPD
3 18 (3.20%) MCTS
4 10 (1.78%) ISTQB
5 9 (1.60%) Security Cleared
6 8 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.07%) HND
8 4 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.36%) MCP
10 1 (0.18%) ISEB
10 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.63%) ISO 9001
2 12 (2.14%) QA
3 4 (0.71%) SLA
4 2 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.36%) Puppet
Vendors
1 145 (25.80%) Microsoft
2 110 (19.57%) Oracle
3 22 (3.91%) SAP
4 12 (2.14%) Perforce
5 7 (1.25%) Telerik
6 4 (0.71%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.53%) Blue Prism
7 3 (0.53%) Progress
8 2 (0.36%) Cognos
8 2 (0.36%) IBM
8 2 (0.36%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.36%) Siebel
9 1 (0.18%) Cerner
9 1 (0.18%) McKesson
9 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.18%) Twitter
9 1 (0.18%) VMware
Northamptonshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Langley James
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £1 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits & pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Capita plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shropshire
Parc Ellis
Salary: up to £40K + Bens!
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Doncaster
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Redruth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
South East London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £53,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum pension and generous holidays
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
aap3
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Northampton
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: Excellent salary (DOE)
Posted: 26 days ago