The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 46 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.87% 0.85% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB6
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
162 120 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 70.43% 51.06% 63.43%
Number of salaries quoted 154 113 79
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB6
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) Telerik
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) COM+

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (50.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) COM+
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Telerik