The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 38 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.78% - 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.54% - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £50,000 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 119 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 50.39% 50.64% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 117 115 181
Average salary £38,500 £38,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.65% +4.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

VB6
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the High Wycombe region.

VB6 Salary Trend in High Wycombe

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VBScript
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Remedy
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) FMCG
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 6 (60.00%) Data Extraction
3 4 (40.00%) FMCG
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (60.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VBScript
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Remedy