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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 588 580 512
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -68
Permanent jobs citing VB6 52 71 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 0.26% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 61 108
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
23029 26842 25202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.72% 54.36% 54.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19719 22723 21706
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 £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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
City of London +20 17 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Croydon +16 4 £35,000 -15.66%
Enfield - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £37,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 - -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 113 (100.00%) VB
2 88 (77.88%) .NET
3 81 (71.68%) SQL
4 69 (61.06%) C#
5 54 (47.79%) SQL Server
6 52 (46.02%) Microsoft
7 47 (41.59%) VB.NET
8 45 (39.82%) ASP.NET
9 41 (36.28%) T-SQL
10 35 (30.97%) MVC
11 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
11 31 (27.43%) Visual Studio
12 28 (24.78%) HTML
12 28 (24.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 27 (23.89%) Windows
14 25 (22.12%) CSS
14 25 (22.12%) Finance
15 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (21.24%) Degree
16 23 (20.35%) VBA
17 21 (18.58%) jQuery
18 20 (17.70%) WCF
18 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (17.70%) TDD
19 19 (16.81%) BDD
20 18 (15.93%) XML
20 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
21 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
22 16 (14.16%) Scrum
23 15 (13.27%) NUnit

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (6.19%) IIS
4 3 (2.65%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.50%) MS Office
3 6 (5.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.77%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Internet
2 4 (3.54%) Extranet
2 4 (3.54%) Intranet
3 3 (2.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (47.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (24.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (10.62%) Crystal Reports
4 12 (10.62%) MS Access
5 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (9.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (8.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.77%) DTS
10 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 31 (27.43%) Visual Studio
2 15 (13.27%) NUnit
3 12 (10.62%) TeamCity
3 12 (10.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.65%) NSubstitute
5 3 (2.65%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.65%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.65%) Subversion
6 2 (1.77%) JIRA
6 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.77%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.77%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.88%) AccuRev
7 1 (0.88%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 25 (22.12%) Finance
2 6 (5.31%) Front Office
3 5 (4.42%) Banking
4 3 (2.65%) German Language
5 2 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (69.03%) Developer
2 33 (29.20%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.04%) VB Developer
3 17 (15.04%) VB6 Developer
4 13 (11.50%) AWS Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Lead .NET Developer
5 12 (10.62%) Software Engineer
5 12 (10.62%) Lead Developer
6 11 (9.73%) Applications Support
7 10 (8.85%) VB.NET Developer
8 8 (7.08%) Analyst
8 8 (7.08%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.19%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.31%) Programmer
11 5 (4.42%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.42%) VB Software Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Excel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (77.88%) .NET
2 45 (39.82%) ASP.NET
3 28 (24.78%) HTML
4 25 (22.12%) CSS
5 21 (18.58%) jQuery
6 20 (17.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (17.70%) WCF
7 18 (15.93%) XML
8 15 (13.27%) Classic ASP
9 12 (10.62%) SOAP
10 10 (8.85%) ADO.NET
11 9 (7.96%) MSMQ
12 8 (7.08%) WinForms
12 8 (7.08%) REST
13 7 (6.19%) LINQ
14 6 (5.31%) Ajax
14 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
15 5 (4.42%) Grails
15 5 (4.42%) WF
16 4 (3.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Derivative
2 6 (5.31%) Equities
3 5 (4.42%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.54%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.65%) User Experience
6 2 (1.77%) iSeries
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.77%) Life Science
6 2 (1.77%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.77%) AS400
7 1 (0.88%) BBC
7 1 (0.88%) Equity Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (23.89%) Windows
2 5 (4.42%) Linux
2 5 (4.42%) Ubuntu
3 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.97%) MVC
2 24 (21.24%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.70%) TDD
4 19 (16.81%) BDD
5 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.16%) Scrum
7 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (12.39%) Migration
9 13 (11.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (10.62%) Workflow
11 9 (7.96%) CRM
11 9 (7.96%) Data Analysis
12 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.19%) OO
14 6 (5.31%) Web Development
14 6 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (4.42%) Unit Testing
15 5 (4.42%) Risk Management
15 5 (4.42%) UML
Programming Languages
1 113 (100.00%) VB
2 81 (71.68%) SQL
3 69 (61.06%) C#
4 47 (41.59%) VB.NET
5 41 (36.28%) T-SQL
6 31 (27.43%) JavaScript
7 23 (20.35%) VBA
8 15 (13.27%) Java
9 9 (7.96%) Python
10 7 (6.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (5.31%) C++
12 5 (4.42%) C
12 5 (4.42%) VBScript
12 5 (4.42%) Ruby
12 5 (4.42%) OCaml
13 4 (3.54%) PHP
14 3 (2.65%) COBOL
14 3 (2.65%) F#
14 3 (2.65%) MATLAB
15 2 (1.77%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.42%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) HL7
2 9 (7.96%) QA
3 3 (2.65%) SLA
3 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.42%) vSphere
Vendors
1 52 (46.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.39%) Oracle
3 6 (5.31%) Telerik
4 5 (4.42%) VMware
5 2 (1.77%) Tableau
5 2 (1.77%) IBM
6 1 (0.88%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.88%) ServiceNow
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