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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 197 148 153
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 8 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.20% 1.06% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 2.07% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 42 35
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1945 2027 1905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 48.23% 51.38% 45.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1830 1698
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Havant - 2 £37,500 -
Southampton +4 1 £45,000 +28.57%
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 7 (41.18%) XML
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) XSLT
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 5 (29.41%) WPF
7 5 (29.41%) jQuery
7 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle
9 3 (17.65%) Java
9 3 (17.65%) Windows
9 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (17.65%) Web Services
9 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
9 3 (17.65%) Web Development
9 3 (17.65%) Migration

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) LiveLink
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (5.88%) Toad
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) VB Developer
3 6 (35.29%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
3 7 (41.18%) XML
4 6 (35.29%) XSLT
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) WPF
5 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 4 (23.53%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) DCOM
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) Classic ASP
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (11.76%) COM
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 2 (11.76%) Qt
8 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (5.88%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) PDA
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Service Management
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
1 3 (17.65%) Web Development
1 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
1 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
2 2 (11.76%) MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (70.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) VB.NET
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) C
5 2 (11.76%) C++
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
6 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCAD
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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