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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 526 520 487
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 97 89 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 82 83 147
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
24006 24329 27885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.30% 54.96% 54.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20668 20786 24640
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -17 11 £45,000 -10.00%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 158 (100.00%) VB
2 143 (90.51%) .NET
3 119 (75.32%) SQL
4 111 (70.25%) SQL Server
5 104 (65.82%) C#
6 79 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 68 (43.04%) ASP.NET
8 65 (41.14%) XML
9 64 (40.51%) HTML
10 55 (34.81%) Windows
11 52 (32.91%) VB.NET
11 52 (32.91%) Oracle
12 51 (32.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 49 (31.01%) CSS
14 48 (30.38%) Visual Studio
15 45 (28.48%) jQuery
16 44 (27.85%) MVC
17 39 (24.68%) Degree
18 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
19 37 (23.42%) WCF
20 36 (22.78%) Active Directory
21 35 (22.15%) VBA
21 35 (22.15%) WinForms
21 35 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (21.52%) Classic ASP
23 32 (20.25%) T-SQL
23 32 (20.25%) Finance
24 31 (19.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 30 (18.99%) OO
26 27 (17.09%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (11.39%) IIS
2 1 (0.63%) Apache
2 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (17.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.49%) SaaS
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.13%) Intranet
2 15 (9.49%) Extranet
3 3 (1.90%) VPN
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) SSL
4 2 (1.27%) Firewall
4 2 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (70.25%) SQL Server
2 51 (32.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (19.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (14.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (13.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 17 (10.76%) Relational Database
7 15 (9.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (9.49%) Oracle Database
8 10 (6.33%) MS Access
8 10 (6.33%) OLTP
9 7 (4.43%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (30.38%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.80%) JUnit
5 4 (2.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (2.53%) Subversion
6 2 (1.27%) NUnit
6 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Blend
7 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.63%) JIRA
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.63%) Moq
7 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.63%) NCover
General
1 32 (20.25%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 20 (12.66%) Law
4 8 (5.06%) Banking
5 5 (3.16%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.53%) Publishing
6 4 (2.53%) Retail
7 3 (1.90%) Billing
7 3 (1.90%) Front Office
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.27%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 106 (67.09%) Developer
2 30 (18.99%) Applications Support
3 24 (15.19%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.39%) .NET Developer
5 17 (10.76%) Technical Leader
6 16 (10.13%) C# Developer
7 15 (9.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (8.23%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.59%) Support Engineer
9 12 (7.59%) Intranet Developer
10 11 (6.96%) Analyst
11 10 (6.33%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.06%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.06%) VB.NET Developer
13 7 (4.43%) Java Developer
13 7 (4.43%) Applications Support Engineer
14 6 (3.80%) Programmer
14 6 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 5 (3.16%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (90.51%) .NET
2 68 (43.04%) ASP.NET
3 65 (41.14%) XML
4 64 (40.51%) HTML
5 49 (31.01%) CSS
6 45 (28.48%) jQuery
7 37 (23.42%) WCF
8 35 (22.15%) WinForms
9 34 (21.52%) Classic ASP
10 24 (15.19%) Web Services
11 18 (11.39%) ADO.NET
12 17 (10.76%) HTML5
12 17 (10.76%) MSMQ
12 17 (10.76%) ADO
13 16 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 16 (10.13%) SOAP
13 16 (10.13%) REST
14 11 (6.96%) JSON
14 11 (6.96%) XSLT
15 8 (5.06%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.76%) User Experience
2 16 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.49%) Life Science
4 10 (6.33%) Informatics
5 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.43%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.80%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.16%) SWIFT
7 5 (3.16%) Derivative
8 4 (2.53%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.53%) Physics
9 2 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.27%) Replication
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.63%) iSeries
10 1 (0.63%) Equities
10 1 (0.63%) Statistics
10 1 (0.63%) AS400
10 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (34.81%) Windows
2 17 (10.76%) UNIX
3 13 (8.23%) Linux
4 6 (3.80%) Solaris
4 6 (3.80%) Debian
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.85%) MVC
2 35 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (18.99%) OO
4 21 (13.29%) E-Commerce
5 20 (12.66%) Project Management
6 18 (11.39%) OOP
6 18 (11.39%) Project Planning
7 17 (10.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (10.76%) Performance Management
7 17 (10.76%) DSDM
7 17 (10.76%) Line Management
8 12 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (6.96%) Workflow
9 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.33%) Data Modelling
10 10 (6.33%) Coaching
11 9 (5.70%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.70%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.70%) UML
12 8 (5.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) VB
2 119 (75.32%) SQL
3 104 (65.82%) C#
4 79 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 52 (32.91%) VB.NET
6 35 (22.15%) VBA
7 32 (20.25%) T-SQL
8 27 (17.09%) Java
9 26 (16.46%) PL/SQL
10 19 (12.03%) VBScript
11 13 (8.23%) C++
12 8 (5.06%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.16%) Tcl
14 3 (1.90%) PowerHouse
15 2 (1.27%) Python
16 1 (0.63%) C++/CLI
16 1 (0.63%) XQuery
16 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.63%) Fortran
16 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (24.68%) Degree
2 8 (5.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) QA
System Software
1 36 (22.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (32.91%) Oracle
2 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 21 (13.29%) Telerik
4 6 (3.80%) Tableau
4 6 (3.80%) Wall Street Systems
5 5 (3.16%) Fidessa
6 3 (1.90%) Red Gate
6 3 (1.90%) Sybase
7 2 (1.27%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.27%) Juniper
7 2 (1.27%) Apple
7 2 (1.27%) Cisco
7 2 (1.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.27%) Aruba
8 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.63%) FactSet
8 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.63%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.63%) IBM
8 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
London
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £225 - £230 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + BONUS AND FULL BENEFITS
Posted: 26 days ago