The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 17 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 Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 100
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.087%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
614 657 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 65.67% 67.38% 64.42%
Number of salaries quoted 551 570 636
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South West

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

VB6
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

VB6
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) DTS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) DTS
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Database Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
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