The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 127 129 142
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 17 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 1.02% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.96% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £36,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1370 1380 1393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 55.13% 52.04% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1106 1193 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 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
Stevenage -12 5 £35,000 -17.64%
Welwyn Garden City +24 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Hoddesdon - 2 £26,000 - 1
St Albans - 1 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £36,000 - 1
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (100.00%) VB
2 31 (81.58%) .NET
3 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 24 (63.16%) C#
5 20 (52.63%) SQL
6 18 (47.37%) VB.NET
7 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
8 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (28.95%) Scrum
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2000
10 11 (28.95%) MVC
10 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
10 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
11 10 (26.32%) Degree
12 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (23.68%) VBScript
13 8 (21.05%) VBA
13 8 (21.05%) HTML
13 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
13 8 (21.05%) WinForms
13 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
14 7 (18.42%) WCF
14 7 (18.42%) Change Management
14 7 (18.42%) Windows
15 6 (15.79%) Java
15 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
15 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
15 6 (15.79%) Crystal Reports

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) VoIP
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (15.79%) DTS
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (10.53%) MS Access
7 4 (10.53%) MySQL
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.63%) Subversion
2 1 (2.63%) NUnit
2 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) PVCS
2 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (26.32%) Applications Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Applications Support
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Server Support
8 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Graduate Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Change and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) .NET
2 17 (44.74%) .NET Framework
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.05%) HTML
4 8 (21.05%) WinForms
5 7 (18.42%) WCF
6 6 (15.79%) Classic ASP
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 6 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
6 6 (15.79%) NHibernate
7 5 (13.16%) Silverlight
8 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
8 3 (7.89%) Ajax
9 2 (5.26%) CSS
9 2 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) WPF
10 1 (2.63%) Ext JS
10 1 (2.63%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Scrum
1 11 (28.95%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
4 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) ERD
5 5 (13.16%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) RAD
6 4 (10.53%) Android Development
7 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
9 1 (2.63%) Release Management
9 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) VB.NET
5 9 (23.68%) VBScript
6 8 (21.05%) VBA
7 6 (15.79%) Java
7 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 5 (13.16%) C++
9 3 (7.89%) C
10 2 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) WAI
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago