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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 558 560 496
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -64
Permanent jobs citing VB6 63 64 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.14% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 127
Average salary £41,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.90% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
22129 24217 25634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.95% 54.35% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 19157 20543 22527
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 £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
City of London +11 12 £46,250 -15.90% 3
Romford - 4 £33,250 -
Hounslow - 3 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £42,500 -
Enfield - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 161 (100.00%) VB
2 142 (88.20%) .NET
3 121 (75.16%) SQL
4 106 (65.84%) SQL Server
5 105 (65.22%) C#
6 86 (53.42%) ASP.NET
7 85 (52.80%) JavaScript
8 74 (45.96%) VB.NET
9 67 (41.61%) HTML
10 63 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 60 (37.27%) Visual Studio
12 57 (35.40%) Windows
12 57 (35.40%) jQuery
13 56 (34.78%) MVC
14 55 (34.16%) XML
14 55 (34.16%) Oracle
15 52 (32.30%) Microsoft
16 50 (31.06%) CSS
17 46 (28.57%) WCF
18 41 (25.47%) Active Directory
19 40 (24.84%) VBA
20 38 (23.60%) Degree
21 35 (21.74%) Classic ASP
22 33 (20.50%) MS Excel
23 32 (19.88%) T-SQL
24 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
25 29 (18.01%) VBScript
25 29 (18.01%) ADO.NET
26 28 (17.39%) IIS
26 28 (17.39%) SOAP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 28 (17.39%) IIS
2 10 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (20.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.83%) MS Office
3 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.73%) SaaS
2 4 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.77%) Extranet
2 26 (16.15%) Intranet
3 3 (1.86%) VPN
4 2 (1.24%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (65.84%) SQL Server
2 63 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (16.77%) Oracle Database
3 27 (16.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 22 (13.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (10.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.45%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (7.45%) MS Access
8 11 (6.83%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (4.97%) OLTP
9 8 (4.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.86%) Big Data
10 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.62%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 60 (37.27%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (3.73%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (3.73%) TeamCity
4 6 (3.73%) NUnit
5 4 (2.48%) JUnit
6 2 (1.24%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.24%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.62%) Subversion
7 1 (0.62%) JIRA
7 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.62%) Moq
7 1 (0.62%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 24 (14.91%) Finance
2 19 (11.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (4.35%) Front Office
3 7 (4.35%) Law
4 6 (3.73%) Banking
5 5 (3.11%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.48%) Retail
7 3 (1.86%) German Language
8 2 (1.24%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.62%) Legal
9 1 (0.62%) Publishing
9 1 (0.62%) Billing
9 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (70.81%) Developer
2 33 (20.50%) Applications Support
3 31 (19.25%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.66%) Intranet Developer
5 18 (11.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (11.18%) C# Developer
6 15 (9.32%) VB.NET Developer
7 14 (8.70%) VB Developer
7 14 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.70%) VB6 Developer
8 13 (8.07%) Technical Leader
8 13 (8.07%) Analyst
8 13 (8.07%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Applications Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.35%) Applications Support Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) Lead .NET Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Programmer
11 6 (3.73%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (88.20%) .NET
2 86 (53.42%) ASP.NET
3 67 (41.61%) HTML
4 57 (35.40%) jQuery
5 55 (34.16%) XML
6 50 (31.06%) CSS
7 46 (28.57%) WCF
8 35 (21.74%) Classic ASP
9 29 (18.01%) ADO.NET
10 28 (17.39%) SOAP
11 27 (16.77%) WinForms
11 27 (16.77%) REST
12 26 (16.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 26 (16.15%) MSMQ
13 17 (10.56%) Web Services
14 13 (8.07%) ADO
14 13 (8.07%) HTML5
15 11 (6.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (5.59%) JSON
17 6 (3.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.70%) Life Science
1 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.07%) User Experience
3 8 (4.97%) Derivative
4 6 (3.73%) Equities
4 6 (3.73%) Client/Server
4 6 (3.73%) Informatics
4 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.11%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.48%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.48%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.86%) GIS
7 3 (1.86%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.86%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.86%) Physics
8 2 (1.24%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.24%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.62%) AS400
9 1 (0.62%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 57 (35.40%) Windows
2 9 (5.59%) Linux
2 9 (5.59%) UNIX
3 5 (3.11%) Solaris
4 4 (2.48%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (34.78%) MVC
2 31 (19.25%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (17.39%) OO
4 22 (13.66%) Coaching
5 16 (9.94%) Project Management
6 14 (8.70%) CRM
7 13 (8.07%) OOP
7 13 (8.07%) DSDM
7 13 (8.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (8.07%) Project Planning
7 13 (8.07%) Line Management
7 13 (8.07%) Performance Management
8 11 (6.83%) Workflow
9 10 (6.21%) TDD
9 10 (6.21%) UML
9 10 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.59%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.97%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.35%) Migration
12 7 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) VB
2 121 (75.16%) SQL
3 105 (65.22%) C#
4 85 (52.80%) JavaScript
5 74 (45.96%) VB.NET
6 40 (24.84%) VBA
7 32 (19.88%) T-SQL
8 29 (18.01%) VBScript
9 22 (13.66%) Java
9 22 (13.66%) PL/SQL
10 17 (10.56%) C++
11 7 (4.35%) Python
12 5 (3.11%) Tcl
13 3 (1.86%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.86%) PHP
14 1 (0.62%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 38 (23.60%) Degree
2 8 (4.97%) PhD
3 2 (1.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.59%) QA
2 6 (3.73%) HL7
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 41 (25.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.62%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 55 (34.16%) Oracle
2 52 (32.30%) Microsoft
3 27 (16.77%) Telerik
4 5 (3.11%) Fidessa
5 4 (2.48%) Wall Street Systems
6 3 (1.86%) Tableau
7 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.62%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.62%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.62%) DataSynapse
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