The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 80 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.13% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.71% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
496 423 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 62.39% 58.02% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 430 388 689
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £28,460
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DTS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Silverlight
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL