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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 8 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 17.39% 10.00% 25.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.53% 10.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
17 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 73.91% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 14 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) VC++
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) WinForms
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 6 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WinForms
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
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