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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 539 562 477
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -85
Permanent jobs citing VB6 92 58 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.23% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 84 56 149
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £33,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £68,000
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
23436 25019 26662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.66%
Number of salaries quoted 20257 21570 23418
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 £34,000
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -1 8 £41,500 -17.00%
Hounslow - 3 £40,000 - 1
Enfield -1 1 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Romford - 1 £33,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 164 (100.00%) VB
2 154 (93.90%) .NET
3 125 (76.22%) SQL
4 118 (71.95%) SQL Server
5 106 (64.63%) C#
6 92 (56.10%) JavaScript
7 83 (50.61%) ASP.NET
8 76 (46.34%) HTML
9 68 (41.46%) XML
10 63 (38.41%) VB.NET
11 62 (37.80%) Windows
11 62 (37.80%) SQL Server 2008
12 61 (37.20%) Oracle
12 61 (37.20%) Visual Studio
13 57 (34.76%) jQuery
14 55 (33.54%) CSS
15 52 (31.71%) MVC
16 45 (27.44%) Active Directory
17 44 (26.83%) Microsoft
17 44 (26.83%) WCF
18 39 (23.78%) Classic ASP
19 37 (22.56%) Degree
20 36 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (21.95%) VBA
21 35 (21.34%) OO
21 35 (21.34%) WinForms
22 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
23 31 (18.90%) T-SQL
24 29 (17.68%) SQL Server 2000
24 29 (17.68%) Telerik

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 26 (15.85%) IIS
2 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 34 (20.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.05%) MS Office
3 3 (1.83%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.71%) SaaS
2 4 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.63%) Intranet
2 23 (14.02%) Extranet
3 3 (1.83%) VPN
4 2 (1.22%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (71.95%) SQL Server
2 62 (37.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (17.68%) SQL Server 2000
3 29 (17.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (14.02%) Oracle Database
5 22 (13.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (10.98%) Relational Database
7 12 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (6.71%) OLTP
9 9 (5.49%) MS Access
10 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (3.05%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.83%) Big Data
12 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 61 (37.20%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 10 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.44%) JUnit
4 3 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.61%) Moq
General
1 24 (14.63%) Finance
2 23 (14.02%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (9.15%) Law
4 8 (4.88%) Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.44%) Retail
7 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.22%) Billing
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 110 (67.07%) Developer
2 32 (19.51%) Applications Support
3 23 (14.02%) .NET Developer
4 21 (12.80%) C# Developer
5 20 (12.20%) Intranet Developer
5 20 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Technical Leader
7 16 (9.76%) Senior Developer
8 13 (7.93%) Analyst
8 13 (7.93%) Software Developer
9 12 (7.32%) Support Engineer
10 10 (6.10%) Applications Developer
11 9 (5.49%) VB.NET Developer
11 9 (5.49%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.27%) Applications Support Engineer
13 7 (4.27%) Web Developer
14 6 (3.66%) Programmer
14 6 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
14 6 (3.66%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (93.90%) .NET
2 83 (50.61%) ASP.NET
3 76 (46.34%) HTML
4 68 (41.46%) XML
5 57 (34.76%) jQuery
6 55 (33.54%) CSS
7 44 (26.83%) WCF
8 39 (23.78%) Classic ASP
9 35 (21.34%) WinForms
10 26 (15.85%) ADO.NET
11 25 (15.24%) SOAP
12 24 (14.63%) MSMQ
12 24 (14.63%) REST
12 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (13.41%) Web Services
14 18 (10.98%) HTML5
14 18 (10.98%) ADO
15 12 (7.32%) JSON
16 10 (6.10%) XSLT
17 8 (4.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.98%) User Experience
2 16 (9.76%) Life Science
3 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.10%) Informatics
5 7 (4.27%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.66%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.05%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.05%) SWIFT
8 4 (2.44%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.44%) Physics
8 4 (2.44%) Derivative
9 3 (1.83%) GIS
10 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.22%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.61%) iSeries
11 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (37.80%) Windows
2 11 (6.71%) UNIX
2 11 (6.71%) Linux
3 5 (3.05%) Solaris
4 4 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.71%) MVC
2 36 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.34%) OO
4 21 (12.80%) Project Management
5 18 (10.98%) Coaching
5 18 (10.98%) Performance Management
5 18 (10.98%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (10.98%) Project Planning
5 18 (10.98%) OOP
5 18 (10.98%) DSDM
5 18 (10.98%) Line Management
6 17 (10.37%) E-Commerce
7 10 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (5.49%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.49%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.49%) Workflow
8 9 (5.49%) UML
9 8 (4.88%) CRM
9 8 (4.88%) Data Modelling
9 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) VB
2 125 (76.22%) SQL
3 106 (64.63%) C#
4 92 (56.10%) JavaScript
5 63 (38.41%) VB.NET
6 36 (21.95%) VBA
7 31 (18.90%) T-SQL
8 27 (16.46%) Java
8 27 (16.46%) PL/SQL
9 26 (15.85%) VBScript
10 13 (7.93%) C++
11 8 (4.88%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.05%) Tcl
13 3 (1.83%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.83%) Python
14 1 (0.61%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.61%) Fortran
14 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.61%) C
14 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (22.56%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (27.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
1 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 61 (37.20%) Oracle
2 44 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 29 (17.68%) Telerik
4 6 (3.66%) Tableau
5 5 (3.05%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.44%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (1.83%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.22%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.22%) Sybase
9 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.61%) Aruba
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
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Salary: £19,000 - £25,000
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