The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 178 150 167
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 14 28 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.34% 0.73% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 1.46% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 21
Average salary £39,000 £41,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.02% +45.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £38,200 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1973 1918 2228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 47.58% 50.00% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 1647 2034
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -12 5 £40,000 -
Havant - 5 £39,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £39,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 £23,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) VB
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
4 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
5 29 (76.32%) SQL
6 24 (63.16%) VB.NET
6 24 (63.16%) XML
7 20 (52.63%) HTML
8 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
8 18 (47.37%) jQuery
9 17 (44.74%) CSS
10 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
11 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
12 14 (36.84%) Web Services
12 14 (36.84%) XSLT
12 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 12 (31.58%) WPF
14 12 (31.58%) Ajax
14 12 (31.58%) Web Development
15 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
15 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
15 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
15 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
15 11 (28.95%) DCOM
15 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
15 11 (28.95%) Oracle
15 11 (28.95%) Migration

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.79%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) LiveLink
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (13.16%) Toad
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 19 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 19 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (34.21%) .NET Software Developer
4 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
6 9 (23.68%) VB.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (18.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Web Developer
8 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
9 5 (13.16%) VB Developer
9 5 (13.16%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 4 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) ASP.NET
3 24 (63.16%) XML
4 20 (52.63%) HTML
5 18 (47.37%) jQuery
6 17 (44.74%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) Web Services
7 14 (36.84%) XSLT
8 13 (34.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 12 (31.58%) Ajax
9 12 (31.58%) WPF
10 11 (28.95%) DCOM
11 8 (21.05%) Classic ASP
12 6 (15.79%) WCF
13 5 (13.16%) .NET Framework
13 5 (13.16%) COM
14 4 (10.53%) WinForms
14 4 (10.53%) HTML5
15 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 2 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Web Development
2 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
2 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
2 11 (28.95%) Incident Management
2 11 (28.95%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) OOP
3 4 (10.53%) OO
4 3 (7.89%) MVC
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) UML
5 2 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (2.63%) DSDM
6 1 (2.63%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
1 38 (100.00%) VB
2 31 (81.58%) JavaScript
3 29 (76.32%) SQL
4 24 (63.16%) VB.NET
5 15 (39.47%) T-SQL
6 11 (28.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (10.53%) VBA
8 3 (7.89%) Java
9 2 (5.26%) VBScript
9 2 (5.26%) C
10 1 (2.63%) XAML
10 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik