The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 139 148 128
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -20
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.049% 0.18% 1.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.37% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 27
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +14.58%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
VB6
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
850 1075 1344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.36% 47.84% 52.60%
Number of salaries quoted 713 878 1101
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 8 (72.73%) Classic ASP
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Legal
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
2 8 (72.73%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) OOP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (72.73%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 9 (81.82%) Software Developer
4 8 (72.73%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (72.73%) T-SQL Developer
4 8 (72.73%) VB Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Database Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 2 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (72.73%) Classic ASP
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML5
2 8 (72.73%) jQuery
2 8 (72.73%) KnockoutJS
2 8 (72.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft