The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 618 585 549
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -36
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.041% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.077% 0.32% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 67 64
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
23333 25705 23818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.75% 53.40% 53.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20047 22207 20256
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in London

VB6
Salary Trend in London

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

VB6 Salary Trend in London

VB6
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in London

VB6
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Croydon - 5 £35,000 -
City of London +20 4 £42,500 -17.07%
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 62 (100.00%) VB
2 54 (87.10%) .NET
3 46 (74.19%) SQL
4 37 (59.68%) C#
5 30 (48.39%) Finance
6 28 (45.16%) VB.NET
7 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
7 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
7 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
9 18 (29.03%) Java
10 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
11 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
11 15 (24.19%) MVC
11 15 (24.19%) WCF
12 13 (20.97%) XML
12 13 (20.97%) Windows
13 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
13 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
13 12 (19.35%) Migration
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
14 11 (17.74%) Web Services
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (16.13%) HTML
15 10 (16.13%) Banking
16 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (14.52%) VBA
16 9 (14.52%) CSS

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 3 (4.84%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) CMS
4 1 (1.61%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SMTP
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.23%) DTS
8 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.29%) NUnit
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
3 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.84%) NCrunch
4 3 (4.84%) NSubstitute
4 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.84%) ReSharper
4 3 (4.84%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.23%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.61%) MSTest
6 1 (1.61%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.61%) Moq
6 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 30 (48.39%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Front Office
3 2 (3.23%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (53.23%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.97%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Programmer
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) VB Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (8.06%) VB Software Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Data Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) AWS Developer
9 4 (6.45%) VB Programmer
9 4 (6.45%) Data Quality Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (6.45%) Quality Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (87.10%) .NET
2 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
3 15 (24.19%) WCF
4 13 (20.97%) XML
5 11 (17.74%) Web Services
6 10 (16.13%) HTML
7 9 (14.52%) CSS
8 8 (12.90%) Classic ASP
8 8 (12.90%) Ajax
9 7 (11.29%) Grails
9 7 (11.29%) SOAP
10 6 (9.68%) XSD
10 6 (9.68%) JSON
10 6 (9.68%) WinForms
11 5 (8.06%) MSMQ
11 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.45%) jQuery
12 4 (6.45%) LINQ
12 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
13 3 (4.84%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) User Experience
3 2 (3.23%) iSeries
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) AS400
4 1 (1.61%) BBC
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Ubuntu
3 7 (11.29%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) UNIX
5 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Software Engineering
2 15 (24.19%) MVC
3 12 (19.35%) Migration
4 9 (14.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.90%) SDLC
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.68%) BDD
7 6 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.68%) TDD
8 5 (8.06%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.06%) Web Development
9 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 4 (6.45%) OO
9 4 (6.45%) MVVM
9 4 (6.45%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.45%) System Testing
10 3 (4.84%) XML Parsing
10 3 (4.84%) ITIL
10 3 (4.84%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) VB
2 46 (74.19%) SQL
3 37 (59.68%) C#
4 28 (45.16%) VB.NET
5 18 (29.03%) Java
6 16 (25.81%) T-SQL
7 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
9 9 (14.52%) VBA
10 8 (12.90%) Python
11 7 (11.29%) Ruby
11 7 (11.29%) OCaml
11 7 (11.29%) C
12 5 (8.06%) COBOL
13 3 (4.84%) F#
14 2 (3.23%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
14 2 (3.23%) VBScript
14 2 (3.23%) ActionScript
15 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (11.29%) vSphere
2 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) VMware
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) IBM
4 3 (4.84%) Telerik
5 2 (3.23%) AppSense
5 2 (3.23%) Reuters
5 2 (3.23%) Bloomberg
5 2 (3.23%) Infragistics
5 2 (3.23%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.61%) Tableau
6 1 (1.61%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago