The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 33 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 0.74% 2.22% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% 4.17% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
VB6
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 72 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 73.33% 53.33% 56.80%
Number of salaries quoted 98 51 110
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Back Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (40.00%) AccuRev
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) AccuRev
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Business Data Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Developer Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) ETL Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) ETL Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Data Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle