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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 614 624 652
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +28
Permanent jobs citing VB6 43 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.19% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 56
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,550 £63,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
22955 23079 26800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 54.35% 51.70% 54.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20212 19749 22767
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +46 13 £50,000 +11.11%
Greenford - 5 £50,000 -
Enfield -6 2 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Surbiton - 2 £41,250 - 3
Harrow - 1 £55,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 86 (100.00%) VB
2 72 (83.72%) .NET
3 63 (73.26%) SQL
4 59 (68.60%) C#
5 42 (48.84%) SQL Server
6 40 (46.51%) Windows
7 37 (43.02%) VB.NET
8 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
10 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
10 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET
11 28 (32.56%) HTML
12 27 (31.40%) Visual Studio
12 27 (31.40%) WinForms
13 25 (29.07%) VBA
14 23 (26.74%) XML
15 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
16 20 (23.26%) Finance
16 20 (23.26%) SDLC
17 19 (22.09%) Oracle
18 17 (19.77%) MVC
18 17 (19.77%) WCF
19 16 (18.60%) VBScript
20 15 (17.44%) XSL
20 15 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
21 14 (16.28%) WPF
21 14 (16.28%) CSS
21 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
22 13 (15.12%) OO
22 13 (15.12%) Web Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (6.98%) IIS
2 3 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.16%) Apache
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Drupal
3 1 (1.16%) JBoss
3 1 (1.16%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.63%) LDAP
1 10 (11.63%) SNMP
1 10 (11.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.65%) Internet
2 4 (4.65%) PuTTY
2 4 (4.65%) SSH
2 4 (4.65%) Telnet
3 1 (1.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.65%) Big Data
3 4 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (31.40%) Visual Studio
2 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
3 15 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (13.95%) Subversion
5 10 (11.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (4.65%) NUnit
6 4 (4.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.65%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.49%) Moq
7 3 (3.49%) MSTest
8 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.16%) JIRA
8 1 (1.16%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.16%) Selenium
8 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Back Office
3 8 (9.30%) Aerospace
4 7 (8.14%) Law
5 3 (3.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (65.12%) Developer
2 33 (38.37%) .NET Developer
3 24 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 20 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (19.77%) SQL Developer
6 12 (13.95%) VB.NET Developer
7 11 (12.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (11.63%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (11.63%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 10 (11.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (11.63%) Software Engineer
9 9 (10.47%) Software Developer
10 8 (9.30%) Analyst
11 7 (8.14%) VB Developer
11 7 (8.14%) VB VBA Developer
11 7 (8.14%) VB6 Developer
11 7 (8.14%) VBA Developer
12 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
13 5 (5.81%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (83.72%) .NET
2 29 (33.72%) ASP.NET
3 28 (32.56%) HTML
4 27 (31.40%) WinForms
5 23 (26.74%) XML
6 17 (19.77%) WCF
7 15 (17.44%) XSL
8 14 (16.28%) CSS
8 14 (16.28%) WPF
9 10 (11.63%) MFC
9 10 (11.63%) Qt
10 7 (8.14%) Classic ASP
11 6 (6.98%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (4.65%) Gherkin
13 4 (4.65%) SOAP
14 3 (3.49%) Entity Framework
14 3 (3.49%) Unity DI Container
14 3 (3.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.81%) User Experience
3 3 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.16%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 40 (46.51%) Windows
2 12 (13.95%) Solaris
2 12 (13.95%) Unix
3 10 (11.63%) FreeBSD
3 10 (11.63%) Linux
3 10 (11.63%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) SDLC
3 17 (19.77%) MVC
4 13 (15.12%) OO
4 13 (15.12%) Web Development
5 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
6 8 (9.30%) Automated Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Functional Testing
6 8 (9.30%) Line Management
6 8 (9.30%) Open Source
6 8 (9.30%) TDD
6 8 (9.30%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (8.14%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.98%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.98%) Migration
8 6 (6.98%) OOP
8 6 (6.98%) Project Management
8 6 (6.98%) Scrum
8 6 (6.98%) UML
9 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) VB
2 63 (73.26%) SQL
3 59 (68.60%) C#
4 37 (43.02%) VB.NET
5 29 (33.72%) JavaScript
6 25 (29.07%) VBA
7 16 (18.60%) VBScript
8 14 (16.28%) T-SQL
9 10 (11.63%) C
9 10 (11.63%) C++
10 8 (9.30%) COBOL
11 4 (4.65%) Java
12 3 (3.49%) PHP
13 1 (1.16%) F#
13 1 (1.16%) Perl
13 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) ISTQB
2 8 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 8 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.98%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (1.16%) ISEB
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 19 (22.09%) Oracle
3 10 (11.63%) Perforce
4 2 (2.33%) Progress
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
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