The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 5.26% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 30 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 68.42% 85.71% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 2
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

VB6
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Hitchin

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) Hibernate
2 12 (92.31%) UML
2 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Forms
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (92.31%) Tuxedo
2 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
2 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) BEA
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) COBOL
2 12 (92.31%) Delphi
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) BPEL
2 12 (92.31%) Spring

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 12 (92.31%) JBoss
1 12 (92.31%) Tuxedo
1 12 (92.31%) AquaLogic
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Service Bus
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
1 12 (92.31%) Crystal Reports
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2005
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database 11g
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) Analyst
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Developer
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Analyst
2 12 (92.31%) Analyst Developer
2 12 (92.31%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
3 1 (7.69%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) Hibernate
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) Struts
2 12 (92.31%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) JSF
2 12 (92.31%) JPA
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (92.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) UML
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) BPEL
1 12 (92.31%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (92.31%) COBOL
2 12 (92.31%) Delphi
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) BEA
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
1 12 (92.31%) Micro Focus
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter