The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 79 84
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford - 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.45% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
351 449 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 57.64% 58.77% 64.62%
Number of salaries quoted 322 411 459
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

VB6
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Guildford

VB6
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA