The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 86 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.21% 0.45% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 0.74% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 23
Median salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 679 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.14% 61.62% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 439 604 560
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

VB6
Salary Trend in Kent

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Kent

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Kent region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle