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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 109 104 156
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +52
Permanent jobs citing VB6 37 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.62% 1.37% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.42% 2.43% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £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
1081 1070 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.23% 56.52% 55.01%
Number of salaries quoted 840 870 1411
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 December 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
Hitchin - 12 - -
Welwyn Garden City -5 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - - 1
Stevenage +18 2 £33,250 -33.50%
Borehamwood - 2 £29,500 - 1
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) VB
2 41 (87.23%) .NET
3 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
4 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
5 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
5 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
6 26 (55.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (51.06%) C#
7 24 (51.06%) Oracle
8 21 (44.68%) Java
8 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (42.55%) CSS
9 20 (42.55%) Web Services
10 19 (40.43%) Finance
10 19 (40.43%) Oracle Database
11 18 (38.30%) SQL
11 18 (38.30%) VB.NET
12 17 (36.17%) Delphi
12 17 (36.17%) XML
12 17 (36.17%) UML
12 17 (36.17%) JBoss
12 17 (36.17%) Middleware
12 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (36.17%) Oracle Fusion
12 17 (36.17%) Mentoring
13 16 (34.04%) HTML
14 15 (31.91%) COBOL
14 15 (31.91%) J2EE
14 15 (31.91%) Crystal Reports
14 15 (31.91%) Struts

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 17 (36.17%) JBoss
2 15 (31.91%) Tuxedo
2 15 (31.91%) AquaLogic
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle Service Bus
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) 3G
1 5 (10.64%) 2G
1 5 (10.64%) LTE
1 5 (10.64%) 4G
1 5 (10.64%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 26 (55.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (40.43%) Oracle Database
4 17 (36.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database 11g
5 15 (31.91%) Crystal Reports
5 15 (31.91%) Oracle Reports
5 15 (31.91%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (19.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle Forms
2 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.51%) Android Studio
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
General
1 19 (40.43%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Games
3 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.51%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (74.47%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Analyst
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Analyst
3 17 (36.17%) Analyst Developer
3 17 (36.17%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Junior
5 6 (12.77%) Junior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Performance Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Development Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (87.23%) .NET
2 32 (68.09%) ASP.NET
3 20 (42.55%) CSS
3 20 (42.55%) Web Services
4 17 (36.17%) XML
4 17 (36.17%) Middleware
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle Fusion
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 15 (31.91%) Spring
6 15 (31.91%) JSF
6 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
6 15 (31.91%) Struts
6 15 (31.91%) J2EE
6 15 (31.91%) JPA
7 14 (29.79%) WinForms
8 5 (10.64%) Classic ASP
8 5 (10.64%) Ajax
8 5 (10.64%) jQuery
9 2 (4.26%) HTML5
9 2 (4.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.91%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) UNIX
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.17%) UML
2 17 (36.17%) Mentoring
3 15 (31.91%) SOA
3 15 (31.91%) MVC
3 15 (31.91%) BPEL
4 6 (12.77%) Product Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Validation
5 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) OOP
6 4 (8.51%) Business Development
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
3 24 (51.06%) C#
4 21 (44.68%) Java
5 18 (38.30%) VB.NET
5 18 (38.30%) SQL
6 17 (36.17%) Delphi
7 15 (31.91%) COBOL
8 12 (25.53%) VBA
9 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (8.51%) C
10 4 (8.51%) C++
11 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 24 (51.06%) Oracle
3 15 (31.91%) BEA
3 15 (31.91%) Micro Focus
4 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
Borehamwood
Required IT
Salary: £30,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago