The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 70 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 45 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.17% 4.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 7.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 0
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
450 641 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.49% 60.36% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 382 549 381
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,743
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Kent

VB6
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
West Malling +4 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Tunbridge Wells +17 1 £32,500 -18.75%
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 41 (100.00%) VB
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (80.49%) JavaScript
3 32 (78.05%) MVC
3 32 (78.05%) Hibernate
3 32 (78.05%) Spring
3 32 (78.05%) Maven
3 32 (78.05%) JSON
3 32 (78.05%) HTML
3 32 (78.05%) Java
3 32 (78.05%) CSS
3 32 (78.05%) OO
3 32 (78.05%) OOD
3 32 (78.05%) Spring Integration
3 32 (78.05%) REST
4 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
5 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
5 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
6 17 (41.46%) MySQL
6 17 (41.46%) Oracle
7 15 (36.59%) Dojo
8 14 (34.15%) Publishing
9 8 (19.51%) SQL
9 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
9 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
10 7 (17.07%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Project Management
11 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (12.20%) Degree

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (60.98%) SQL Server
2 17 (41.46%) MySQL
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) OLAP
5 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 32 (78.05%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (34.15%) Publishing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 21 (51.22%) Java Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Web Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Software Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Developer
5 9 (21.95%) Senior Web Developer
6 8 (19.51%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (12.20%) Software Tester
7 5 (12.20%) Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Web Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Server Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Graduate
9 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (78.05%) Hibernate
2 32 (78.05%) Spring
2 32 (78.05%) JSON
2 32 (78.05%) HTML
2 32 (78.05%) CSS
2 32 (78.05%) Spring Integration
2 32 (78.05%) REST
3 15 (36.59%) Dojo
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
5 5 (12.20%) WinForms
6 2 (4.88%) SOAP
6 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) XML
6 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET
7 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) MVC
1 32 (78.05%) OO
1 32 (78.05%) OOD
2 18 (43.90%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.63%) Project Management
4 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.44%) Validation
7 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Data Management
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (80.49%) JavaScript
3 32 (78.05%) Java
4 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
5 8 (19.51%) SQL
5 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
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