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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 167 202 150
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -52
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 8 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.49% 0.20% 1.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.95% 0.42% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 42
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
1888 1927 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 51.35% 48.38% 51.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1628 1609 1823
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 31 August 2015. 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
Waterlooville - 9 £22,500 -
Southampton +10 5 £38,500 -14.44%
Basingstoke - 3 £44,000 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) VB
2 35 (85.37%) .NET
3 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
4 29 (70.73%) C#
5 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
6 19 (46.34%) VB.NET
7 18 (43.90%) HTML
7 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
8 16 (39.02%) CSS
8 16 (39.02%) XML
8 16 (39.02%) XSLT
8 16 (39.02%) jQuery
9 15 (36.59%) Finance
10 14 (34.15%) Retail
10 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (29.27%) VBA
12 11 (26.83%) SQL
12 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
13 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2000
13 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
15 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (17.07%) Software Architecture
15 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Management
15 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
15 7 (17.07%) Line Management
16 5 (12.20%) Oracle
16 5 (12.20%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 2 (4.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (75.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (34.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) MS Access
6 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (36.59%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) Software Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Help Desk Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) Applications Support
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Architect
6 5 (12.20%) Team Leader
6 5 (12.20%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (85.37%) .NET
2 26 (63.41%) ASP.NET
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 16 (39.02%) CSS
4 16 (39.02%) XML
4 16 (39.02%) XSLT
4 16 (39.02%) jQuery
5 5 (12.20%) Classic ASP
6 2 (4.88%) COM
6 2 (4.88%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (17.07%) Software Architecture
1 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Management
1 7 (17.07%) Line Management
2 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
3 2 (4.88%) Coaching
3 2 (4.88%) ITIL
3 2 (4.88%) CRM
3 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.88%) Validation
4 1 (2.44%) Signal Processing
4 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (70.73%) C#
3 19 (46.34%) VB.NET
4 18 (43.90%) JavaScript
5 12 (29.27%) VBA
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (9.76%) C
8 2 (4.88%) Java
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.32%) MCAD
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) HND
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) EMC
3 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com