The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Exeter region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 28 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.29% 9.32% 6.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 14.47% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 76 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 54.29% 64.41% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 73 146
Average salary £35,000 £36,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
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VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

VB6
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Exeter region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Exeter

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (42.86%) B2B
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) HTML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Applications Support
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft