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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 495 431 407
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB6 440 525 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 0.99% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 388 481 577
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,700 £53,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
53619 53134 60037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.94% 53.20% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 45378 46146 53096
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -30 98 £41,500 +6.41% 13
London +4 97 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Yorkshire -40 78 £33,000 +1.53% 11
West Midlands +15 48 £37,500 +7.14% 7
North West -37 42 £31,250 -10.71% 5
East of England -46 37 £40,000 +6.66% 2
South West -43 26 £34,000 +4.61% 10
East Midlands -10 14 £35,000 -12.50% 3
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 888 (100.00%) VB
2 830 (93.47%) .NET
3 569 (64.08%) C#
4 537 (60.47%) SQL Server
5 519 (58.45%) SQL
6 515 (58.00%) VB.NET
7 432 (48.65%) ASP.NET
8 340 (38.29%) JavaScript
9 304 (34.23%) HTML
10 253 (28.49%) Microsoft
11 246 (27.70%) CSS
12 233 (26.24%) Visual Studio
13 217 (24.44%) XML
14 187 (21.06%) Windows
15 180 (20.27%) T-SQL
16 167 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
17 161 (18.13%) Oracle
18 157 (17.68%) OO
19 154 (17.34%) MVC
20 153 (17.23%) Degree
21 151 (17.00%) Web Services
22 144 (16.22%) MS Excel
22 144 (16.22%) Finance
23 140 (15.77%) SQL Server 2008
24 139 (15.65%) jQuery
25 137 (15.43%) WCF
26 123 (13.85%) .NET Framework
27 117 (13.18%) Java
28 107 (12.05%) Crystal Reports
29 97 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 61 (6.87%) IIS
2 39 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.36%) MODX
4 19 (2.14%) LiveLink
5 7 (0.79%) CMS
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.34%) Apache
6 3 (0.34%) Tuxedo
6 3 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (0.34%) AquaLogic
7 2 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.11%) Documentum
8 1 (0.11%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 144 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.50%) MS Office
3 6 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) SAP SRM
3 2 (0.23%) Line 500
3 2 (0.23%) assyst
4 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (1.91%) SaaS
2 6 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.80%) Intranet
1 16 (1.80%) Extranet
2 11 (1.24%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.90%) VPN
4 4 (0.45%) Firewall
5 3 (0.34%) Internet
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) HTTP
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) VoIP
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 537 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 140 (15.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 107 (12.05%) Crystal Reports
4 90 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (7.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 59 (6.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 45 (5.07%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.28%) MySQL
8 38 (4.28%) SQL Server 2000
9 31 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 31 (3.49%) Oracle Database
10 26 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (2.36%) SQLite
12 19 (2.14%) MS Access
13 18 (2.03%) DTS
13 18 (2.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 14 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
15 12 (1.35%) OLTP
16 5 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (0.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 233 (26.24%) Visual Studio
2 97 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (4.95%) Subversion
4 36 (4.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 32 (3.60%) Maven
6 15 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 13 (1.46%) MSBuild
8 9 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.90%) CruiseControl
10 7 (0.79%) NUnit
10 7 (0.79%) TestComplete
11 6 (0.68%) JUnit
11 6 (0.68%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.56%) Git (software)
12 5 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 5 (0.56%) Toad
12 5 (0.56%) JIRA
13 4 (0.45%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
15 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 144 (16.22%) Finance
2 22 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
2 22 (2.48%) Legal
3 21 (2.36%) Law
4 18 (2.03%) Publishing
4 18 (2.03%) Retail
5 17 (1.91%) Banking
6 16 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.13%) Billing
7 10 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.90%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.56%) Advertising
11 4 (0.45%) Marketing
11 4 (0.45%) Electronics
12 3 (0.34%) Front Office
13 2 (0.23%) Games
14 1 (0.11%) Japanese Language
14 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 703 (79.17%) Developer
2 296 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 170 (19.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 166 (18.69%) Software Developer
5 128 (14.41%) C# Developer
6 104 (11.71%) VB Developer
7 96 (10.81%) VB6 Developer
8 89 (10.02%) Senior Developer
9 67 (7.55%) Analyst
10 66 (7.43%) Applications Support
11 62 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
12 55 (6.19%) Software Engineer
12 55 (6.19%) Web Developer
13 37 (4.17%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 36 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (3.83%) .NET Software Developer
16 33 (3.72%) SQL Developer
16 33 (3.72%) Java Developer
17 29 (3.27%) Support Analyst
18 27 (3.04%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 830 (93.47%) .NET
2 432 (48.65%) ASP.NET
3 304 (34.23%) HTML
4 246 (27.70%) CSS
5 217 (24.44%) XML
6 151 (17.00%) Web Services
7 139 (15.65%) jQuery
8 137 (15.43%) WCF
9 123 (13.85%) .NET Framework
10 84 (9.46%) WPF
11 83 (9.35%) Classic ASP
12 67 (7.55%) WinForms
13 58 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 56 (6.31%) Ajax
15 50 (5.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 49 (5.52%) REST
16 49 (5.52%) JSON
16 49 (5.52%) SOAP
17 43 (4.84%) XSLT
18 41 (4.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.49%) N-Tier
4 24 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.91%) User Experience
5 17 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 15 (1.69%) Life Science
7 13 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.24%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.13%) FMCG
9 10 (1.13%) Informatics
10 8 (0.90%) Visualisation
11 6 (0.68%) Data Extraction
11 6 (0.68%) Physics
11 6 (0.68%) PDA
12 5 (0.56%) Derivative
12 5 (0.56%) NHS
12 5 (0.56%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.45%) GIS
14 3 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 187 (21.06%) Windows
2 21 (2.36%) UNIX
3 16 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (1.80%) Android
4 15 (1.69%) Linux
5 12 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.79%) Solaris
9 6 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.68%) Debian
10 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (17.68%) OO
3 154 (17.34%) MVC
4 90 (10.14%) Software Engineering
5 75 (8.45%) OOP
6 59 (6.64%) Web Development
7 53 (5.97%) OOD
8 48 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 45 (5.07%) Project Management
10 44 (4.95%) Release Management
11 42 (4.73%) Scrum
12 38 (4.28%) E-Commerce
13 37 (4.17%) Migration
14 35 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 31 (3.49%) ITIL
16 30 (3.38%) Workflow
16 30 (3.38%) Requirements Analysis
17 28 (3.15%) TDD
18 26 (2.93%) System Testing
18 26 (2.93%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 888 (100.00%) VB
2 569 (64.08%) C#
3 519 (58.45%) SQL
4 515 (58.00%) VB.NET
5 340 (38.29%) JavaScript
6 180 (20.27%) T-SQL
7 117 (13.18%) Java
8 83 (9.35%) VBScript
9 80 (9.01%) VBA
10 66 (7.43%) C++
11 59 (6.64%) PL/SQL
12 37 (4.17%) PHP
13 20 (2.25%) Lua
14 18 (2.03%) C
15 9 (1.01%) Delphi
15 9 (1.01%) MATLAB
16 8 (0.90%) VC++
17 6 (0.68%) XAML
18 5 (0.56%) RPG
18 5 (0.56%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 153 (17.23%) Degree
2 32 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 30 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.90%) MCTS
5 8 (0.90%) MCPD
5 8 (0.90%) PhD
6 6 (0.68%) MCSD
6 6 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.34%) MCAD
7 3 (0.34%) MCSE
7 3 (0.34%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.94%) QA
2 21 (2.36%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.69%) WAI
4 7 (0.79%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.23%) Sysprep
2 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 253 (28.49%) Microsoft
2 161 (18.13%) Oracle
3 26 (2.93%) Telerik
4 21 (2.36%) Business Objects
5 16 (1.80%) DevExpress
6 8 (0.90%) Remedy
7 7 (0.79%) SAP
8 6 (0.68%) Wall Street Systems
8 6 (0.68%) Tableau
9 5 (0.56%) VMware
9 5 (0.56%) Fidessa
9 5 (0.56%) Citrix
9 5 (0.56%) Apple
10 4 (0.45%) Sybase
10 4 (0.45%) Cisco
10 4 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.34%) Micro Focus
11 3 (0.34%) JBoss
11 3 (0.34%) BEA
11 3 (0.34%) Red Gate
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £42k - 47k per year + fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-34k
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Circa £36,540
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Streamline Connections
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £33000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Exceptional Environment & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 43,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago