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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 138 96 162
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +66
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 35 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.43% 1.77% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.97% 3.06% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 9
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% -7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1030 1143 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 44.80% 57.87% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 844 981 1408
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 October 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 -13 5 - - 1
Potters Bar - 2 £25,000 -
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 33 (86.84%) .NET
3 29 (76.32%) SQL
4 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
5 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
6 22 (57.89%) Visual Studio
7 21 (55.26%) VB.NET
8 19 (50.00%) Web Services
9 17 (44.74%) CSS
9 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
10 16 (42.11%) Middleware
11 15 (39.47%) WPF
12 14 (36.84%) Oracle
12 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
13 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
13 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
13 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
13 13 (34.21%) Ajax
14 12 (31.58%) Finance
15 11 (28.95%) XML
15 11 (28.95%) C#
15 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
17 9 (23.68%) UML
17 9 (23.68%) Delphi
17 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
17 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
18 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
18 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 4 (10.53%) AquaLogic
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Service Bus
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (10.53%) Tuxedo
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) VoIP
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
1 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 13 (34.21%) Relational Database
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Oracle Database
4 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 7
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (57.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.63%) PVCS
3 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.63%) MSI
3 1 (2.63%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Analyst Developer
5 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) .NET
2 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 19 (50.00%) Web Services
4 17 (44.74%) CSS
5 16 (42.11%) Middleware
6 15 (39.47%) WPF
7 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
7 13 (34.21%) Ajax
8 11 (28.95%) XML
9 5 (13.16%) HTML
9 5 (13.16%) WinForms
10 4 (10.53%) Spring
10 4 (10.53%) JSF
10 4 (10.53%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.53%) JPA
10 4 (10.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (10.53%) J2EE
10 4 (10.53%) Struts
11 2 (5.26%) WCF
11 2 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.68%) UML
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) BPEL
4 4 (10.53%) MVC
4 4 (10.53%) SOA
5 2 (5.26%) Time Management
5 2 (5.26%) OO
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Line Management
6 1 (2.63%) Release Management
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (76.32%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) VB.NET
4 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
5 11 (28.95%) C#
6 9 (23.68%) Delphi
7 8 (21.05%) PL/SQL
8 7 (18.42%) Java
9 5 (13.16%) C
9 5 (13.16%) C++
10 4 (10.53%) COBOL
11 3 (7.89%) VBScript
11 3 (7.89%) PHP
12 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Micro Focus
3 4 (10.53%) BEA
3 4 (10.53%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
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