The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 86 87 89
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.44% 1.16% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 1.97% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
617 608 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 63.28% 58.86% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 446 483 521
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,500 £27,035
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -6 14 £40,000 +6.66%
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (92.31%) C++
3 21 (80.77%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 20 (76.92%) .NET
4 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
5 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
6 18 (69.23%) XML
6 18 (69.23%) COM+
6 18 (69.23%) ADO.NET
6 18 (69.23%) IIS
6 18 (69.23%) HTML
7 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (50.00%) SDLC
9 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
10 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Load Testing
10 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (23.08%) Software Delivery
11 6 (23.08%) FinalBuilder
11 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 6 (23.08%) Process Management
11 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
11 6 (23.08%) Finance
11 6 (23.08%) VC++
11 6 (23.08%) MS Access
11 6 (23.08%) MFC
11 6 (23.08%) Oracle
11 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (69.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (23.08%) MS Access
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (23.08%) FinalBuilder
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 13 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) VB Developer
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
1 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 18 (69.23%) ADO.NET
2 18 (69.23%) COM+
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 18 (69.23%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) MFC
4 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) WSDL
4 5 (19.23%) XML Schema
4 5 (19.23%) XSL
5 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
6 1 (3.85%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) SDLC
2 11 (42.31%) Waterfall
3 7 (26.92%) Load Testing
3 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 6 (23.08%) Process Management
4 6 (23.08%) Software Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (92.31%) C++
3 21 (80.77%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) VC++
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle