The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 172 133 161
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +28
Permanent jobs citing VB6 20 49 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.52% 1.44% 0.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 3.01% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 49 30
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2009 1629 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.15% 47.97% 49.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1462 1765
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Hampshire

VB6
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -18 4 £40,000 -
Basingstoke +3 3 £40,500 -4.70%
Aldershot -10 1 £37,500 -11.76%
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 26 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) .NET
4 17 (65.38%) Oracle
4 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) Java
4 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
5 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
6 11 (42.31%) DCOM
6 11 (42.31%) CSS
6 11 (42.31%) XML
6 11 (42.31%) Classic ASP
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
6 11 (42.31%) Web Development
6 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
8 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
8 7 (26.92%) C++
8 7 (26.92%) C
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
9 6 (23.08%) WCF
9 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (23.08%) LiveLink
1 6 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
3 5 (19.23%) Toad
3 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (15.38%) ProC
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Applications Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Web Support Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 11 (42.31%) DCOM
3 11 (42.31%) CSS
3 11 (42.31%) XML
3 11 (42.31%) Classic ASP
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (23.08%) WCF
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 6 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (23.08%) XSLT
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) MFC
7 2 (7.69%) COM
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
8 1 (3.85%) LINQ
8 1 (3.85%) Qt
8 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
1 6 (23.08%) Solaris
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Web Development
2 6 (23.08%) MVC
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Android Development
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (96.15%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (42.31%) PL/SQL
5 7 (26.92%) VB.NET
5 7 (26.92%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) C
6 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 4 (15.38%) VC++
8 1 (3.85%) XPath
8 1 (3.85%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (19.23%) MCAD
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft