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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 144 156 135
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.045% 0.17% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.35% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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
869 1153 1382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 39.16% 49.61% 54.54%
Number of salaries quoted 697 972 1117
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 £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
5 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 12 (57.14%) CSS
6 12 (57.14%) Classic ASP
6 12 (57.14%) HTML
6 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 12 (57.14%) jQuery
7 10 (47.62%) Ajax
7 10 (47.62%) Legal
7 10 (47.62%) HTML5
7 10 (47.62%) CSS3
7 10 (47.62%) KnockoutJS
7 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (47.62%) IIS
7 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (42.86%) MVC
9 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
10 6 (28.57%) Web Development
11 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
11 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
11 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (23.81%) OO
11 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio

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 10 (47.62%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
4 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
4 10 (47.62%) .NET Software Developer
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (47.62%) T-SQL Developer
4 10 (47.62%) VB Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Database Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Junior
6 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) Classic ASP
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) Ajax
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (47.62%) CSS3
4 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 10 (47.62%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (47.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
7 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
7 2 (9.52%) Qt
7 2 (9.52%) REST
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (28.57%) Web Development
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) VB
2 19 (90.48%) C#
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
4 15 (71.43%) T-SQL
5 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce