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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard - - 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 100.00% 88.89% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB6
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leighton Buzzard 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Programmer
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft