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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 88 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 19 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 0.80% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 1.26% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £35,500 £38,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.38% +26.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £31,600 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £40,000 £32,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
876 716 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 62.57% 63.81% 58.46%
Number of salaries quoted 509 463 339
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 34 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
3 31 (91.18%) C#
4 30 (88.24%) VB.NET
5 29 (85.29%) Oracle
5 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
5 29 (85.29%) SQL
6 28 (82.35%) SharePoint
6 28 (82.35%) RDBMS
6 28 (82.35%) TDD
6 28 (82.35%) .NET Framework
6 28 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 28 (82.35%) Oracle Database
6 28 (82.35%) Relational Database
7 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
9 20 (58.82%) InfoPath
9 20 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (55.88%) PerformancePoint
11 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
12 9 (26.47%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (23.53%) HTML
13 8 (23.53%) CSS
13 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
14 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
14 4 (11.76%) Scrum
14 4 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (11.76%) MongoDB

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (82.35%) SharePoint
1 28 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (26.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (11.76%) Node.js
4 3 (8.82%) IIS
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) InfoPath
2 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (82.35%) RDBMS
2 28 (82.35%) Oracle Database
2 28 (82.35%) Relational Database
3 27 (79.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (55.88%) PerformancePoint
5 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
6 4 (11.76%) RavenDB
General
1 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.88%) Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) .NET
2 28 (82.35%) .NET Framework
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) NHibernate
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) Spring.NET
4 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.88%) Spring
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) ActiveX
6 1 (2.94%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
1 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) TDD
2 20 (58.82%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.76%) AOP
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
3 4 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Document Management
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) VB
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 30 (88.24%) VB.NET
4 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
4 29 (85.29%) SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) C
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) Oracle
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
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