The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 146 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.22% 0.68% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 1.25% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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
1132 1363 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.27% 54.65% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1102 1175
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hitchin - 3 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -13 1 - -
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 34 (82.93%) .NET
3 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
4 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
5 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
6 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
7 23 (56.10%) Oracle
7 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (53.66%) Java
8 22 (53.66%) C#
8 22 (53.66%) Web Services
9 21 (51.22%) CSS
10 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (46.34%) Finance
12 18 (43.90%) Middleware
12 18 (43.90%) JBoss
12 18 (43.90%) Oracle Fusion
12 18 (43.90%) Oracle Database
13 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
14 16 (39.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 16 (39.02%) JPA
14 16 (39.02%) Oracle Service Bus
14 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 16 (39.02%) AquaLogic
14 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (39.02%) Hibernate
14 16 (39.02%) BPEL
14 16 (39.02%) Spring
14 16 (39.02%) JSF

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (43.90%) JBoss
2 16 (39.02%) Tuxedo
2 16 (39.02%) AquaLogic
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle Service Bus
2 16 (39.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) 3G
1 5 (12.20%) 2G
1 5 (12.20%) LTE
1 5 (12.20%) 4G
1 5 (12.20%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (56.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (43.90%) Oracle Database
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 16 (39.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (39.02%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (39.02%) Crystal Reports
4 16 (39.02%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (17.07%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.76%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.88%) JUnit
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Games
3 4 (9.76%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Analyst
2 16 (39.02%) Analyst Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Development Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) VB Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (82.93%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) ASP.NET
3 22 (53.66%) Web Services
4 21 (51.22%) CSS
5 18 (43.90%) Middleware
5 18 (43.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 16 (39.02%) Hibernate
6 16 (39.02%) XML
6 16 (39.02%) Struts
6 16 (39.02%) J2EE
6 16 (39.02%) Spring
6 16 (39.02%) JSF
6 16 (39.02%) JPA
7 14 (34.15%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) WinForms
9 5 (12.20%) Classic ASP
9 5 (12.20%) jQuery
9 5 (12.20%) Ajax
10 2 (4.88%) Silverlight
10 2 (4.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Android
2 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Phone
3 4 (9.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) Mentoring
3 16 (39.02%) MVC
3 16 (39.02%) UML
3 16 (39.02%) SOA
3 16 (39.02%) BPEL
4 6 (14.63%) Product Management
5 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
6 4 (9.76%) OOP
6 4 (9.76%) Business Development
6 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
6 4 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) VB
2 30 (73.17%) JavaScript
3 22 (53.66%) C#
3 22 (53.66%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) COBOL
4 16 (39.02%) Delphi
5 15 (36.59%) VB.NET
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) VBA
8 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
9 4 (9.76%) C++
9 4 (9.76%) C
10 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) Oracle
3 16 (39.02%) BEA
3 16 (39.02%) Micro Focus
4 2 (4.88%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.44%) Sage
5 1 (2.44%) Twitter
Hertfordshire
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