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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 589 602 552
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -50
Permanent jobs citing VB6 30 58 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 50 55
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £58,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
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
22740 26749 22939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.67% 54.79% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19452 23077 19694
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 £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +46 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Croydon - 6 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 87 (100.00%) VB
2 73 (83.91%) .NET
3 60 (68.97%) SQL
4 52 (59.77%) C#
5 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
6 36 (41.38%) VB.NET
7 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
8 33 (37.93%) T-SQL
9 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET
10 25 (28.74%) MVC
10 25 (28.74%) Finance
11 23 (26.44%) Visual Studio
12 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
13 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
14 19 (21.84%) Java
14 19 (21.84%) Windows
15 18 (20.69%) HTML
15 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (19.54%) Degree
17 16 (18.39%) CSS
18 15 (17.24%) TDD
18 15 (17.24%) BDD
19 14 (16.09%) Migration
20 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (14.94%) WCF
21 12 (13.79%) Scrum
21 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
21 12 (13.79%) XML
22 11 (12.64%) NUnit

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.45%) IIS
3 3 (3.45%) Node.js
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.20%) MS Office
3 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.20%) MS Access
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.30%) DTS
Development Applications
1 23 (26.44%) Visual Studio
2 11 (12.64%) NUnit
3 8 (9.20%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (9.20%) TeamCity
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.45%) Subversion
6 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
6 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.45%) NSubstitute
7 2 (2.30%) JIRA
7 2 (2.30%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.15%) AccuRev
8 1 (1.15%) Bitbucket
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.15%) Games
3 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (64.37%) Developer
2 28 (32.18%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) AWS Developer
5 11 (12.64%) VB Developer
5 11 (12.64%) VB6 Developer
6 10 (11.49%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Lead .NET Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Lead Developer
7 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Programmer
9 6 (6.90%) SQL Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Analyst
10 5 (5.75%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) VB Software Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Data Quality Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Quality Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (83.91%) .NET
2 28 (32.18%) ASP.NET
3 18 (20.69%) HTML
4 16 (18.39%) CSS
5 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (14.94%) WCF
6 12 (13.79%) XML
7 11 (12.64%) jQuery
8 8 (9.20%) Classic ASP
9 7 (8.05%) Grails
10 6 (6.90%) LINQ
10 6 (6.90%) WinForms
10 6 (6.90%) SOAP
11 5 (5.75%) MSMQ
11 5 (5.75%) Ajax
12 4 (4.60%) .NET Framework
12 4 (4.60%) Web Services
13 3 (3.45%) XSD
13 3 (3.45%) DCOM
13 3 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) User Experience
3 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) iSeries
3 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) AS400
3 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.15%) BBC
4 1 (1.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Ubuntu
3 7 (8.05%) Linux
4 3 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.15%) UNIX
5 1 (1.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) MVC
2 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
3 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.24%) TDD
4 15 (17.24%) BDD
5 14 (16.09%) Migration
6 12 (13.79%) Scrum
7 11 (12.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.49%) SDLC
9 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (9.20%) Workflow
11 7 (8.05%) CRM
11 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (5.75%) OO
13 5 (5.75%) Web Development
13 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
13 5 (5.75%) System Testing
13 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
14 4 (4.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) VB
2 60 (68.97%) SQL
3 52 (59.77%) C#
4 36 (41.38%) VB.NET
5 33 (37.93%) T-SQL
6 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
7 19 (21.84%) Java
8 10 (11.49%) VBA
9 8 (9.20%) Python
10 7 (8.05%) PL/SQL
10 7 (8.05%) C
10 7 (8.05%) Ruby
10 7 (8.05%) OCaml
11 4 (4.60%) COBOL
12 3 (3.45%) MATLAB
12 3 (3.45%) F#
13 2 (2.30%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (2.30%) ActionScript
14 1 (1.15%) VBScript
14 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.34%) QA
2 8 (9.20%) HL7
3 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) vSphere
1 7 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) VMware
3 4 (4.60%) Oracle
4 2 (2.30%) Tableau
4 2 (2.30%) Telerik
4 2 (2.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.15%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.15%) ServiceNow
South West London
DCM Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Bonus and Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago