The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 94 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.17% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.84% 0.53% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
926 749 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 63.95% 69.80% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 591 394 396
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Scotland

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

VB6
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Glasgow

VB6
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 24 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (95.83%) .NET
3 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
4 20 (83.33%) C#
5 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
7 15 (62.50%) SharePoint
8 13 (54.17%) VB.NET
9 12 (50.00%) HTML
9 12 (50.00%) CSS
10 11 (45.83%) SQL
10 11 (45.83%) Oracle
11 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
11 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
11 10 (41.67%) TDD
11 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
12 9 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
13 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
14 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
14 7 (29.17%) XML
14 7 (29.17%) XSL
14 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (25.00%) Windows
16 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 9 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (37.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (16.67%) IIS
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Intranet
2 3 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) RDBMS
2 10 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 9 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (4.17%) RavenDB
7 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
7 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Applications Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Applications Developer
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Programmer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Framework
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
5 7 (29.17%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) XSL
6 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (12.50%) Spring
8 2 (8.33%) Tapestry
8 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
8 2 (8.33%) DirectX
8 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
9 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) RAD
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) VB.NET
5 11 (45.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Java
7 2 (8.33%) C++
8 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.17%) VBScript
8 1 (4.17%) XAML
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) Adobe
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