The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 99 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.25% 1.29% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 2.01% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £26,000 £35,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.24% -9.03%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
684 897 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 56.95% 64.26% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 393 550 509
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) CSS
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
5 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
5 11 (68.75%) Scrum
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (68.75%) TDD
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (68.75%) AOP
5 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (68.75%) NHibernate
5 11 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
5 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
5 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
5 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
5 11 (68.75%) RavenDB
5 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
5 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
5 11 (68.75%) Spring.NET
6 10 (62.50%) Node.js

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (68.75%) SharePoint
1 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (62.50%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (68.75%) RDBMS
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (68.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (68.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (68.75%) RavenDB
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (68.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) AWS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) NHibernate
4 11 (68.75%) Spring.NET
4 11 (68.75%) Entity Framework
5 10 (62.50%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Scrum
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) TDD
1 11 (68.75%) AOP
1 11 (68.75%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) SQL
3 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) HND
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle