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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 90 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 0.88% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 1.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
669 752 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 64.27% 66.37% 60.81%
Number of salaries quoted 452 438 395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Glasgow

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (76.92%) VB.NET
5 18 (69.23%) SQL
5 18 (69.23%) .NET Framework
6 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
7 16 (61.54%) Oracle
7 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
7 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
7 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
7 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
7 16 (61.54%) TDD
7 16 (61.54%) SharePoint
7 16 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (42.31%) InfoPath
9 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (42.31%) PerformancePoint
10 7 (26.92%) Scrum
11 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
11 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
11 5 (19.23%) RavenDB
11 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 5 (19.23%) AOP
11 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (61.54%) SharePoint
1 16 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (19.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (42.31%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) RDBMS
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 11 (42.31%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (19.23%) MongoDB
4 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
4 5 (19.23%) RavenDB
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Programmer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.85%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 5 (19.23%) jQuery
3 5 (19.23%) Spring.NET
3 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
3 5 (19.23%) NHibernate
4 3 (11.54%) ActiveX
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.69%) OpenGL
5 2 (7.69%) DirectX
5 2 (7.69%) WPF
6 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
1 3 (11.54%) Physics
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (61.54%) TDD
3 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) AOP
5 5 (19.23%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) VB.NET
4 18 (69.23%) SQL
5 16 (61.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) C
7 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.69%) XAML
8 1 (3.85%) C++
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Oracle
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