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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 530 530 508
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Permanent jobs citing VB6 91 86 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.35% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 76 80 132
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 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
25150 24441 27994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.00% 54.39% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21642 20826 24730
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -20 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 147 (100.00%) VB
2 130 (88.44%) .NET
3 109 (74.15%) SQL
4 108 (73.47%) SQL Server
5 98 (66.67%) C#
6 69 (46.94%) JavaScript
7 60 (40.82%) HTML
8 59 (40.14%) XML
9 56 (38.10%) ASP.NET
10 49 (33.33%) Windows
11 48 (32.65%) VB.NET
12 47 (31.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 44 (29.93%) Oracle
13 44 (29.93%) CSS
14 40 (27.21%) jQuery
15 39 (26.53%) Degree
16 38 (25.85%) Visual Studio
16 38 (25.85%) Microsoft
17 37 (25.17%) MVC
18 35 (23.81%) Finance
19 33 (22.45%) VBA
20 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
21 31 (21.09%) WinForms
22 30 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (20.41%) WCF
23 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
24 28 (19.05%) Classic ASP
25 25 (17.01%) Java
25 25 (17.01%) OO
25 25 (17.01%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (7.48%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.52%) SaaS
2 8 (5.44%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.04%) Office 365
3 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.48%) Intranet
2 8 (5.44%) Extranet
3 3 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (2.04%) Firewall
3 3 (2.04%) Internet
4 2 (1.36%) VPN
5 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 47 (31.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (14.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (12.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (10.88%) SQL Server 2000
7 14 (9.52%) Relational Database
8 11 (7.48%) MS Access
9 9 (6.12%) OLTP
10 8 (5.44%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (5.44%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 38 (25.85%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 10 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.44%) JUnit
5 6 (4.08%) Subversion
6 3 (2.04%) NUnit
6 3 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (1.36%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Moq
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) NCover
General
1 35 (23.81%) Finance
2 20 (13.61%) Law
3 17 (11.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.12%) Banking
5 5 (3.40%) Publishing
5 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.72%) Front Office
6 4 (2.72%) Retail
7 3 (2.04%) Billing
7 3 (2.04%) Japanese Language
7 3 (2.04%) Legal
8 1 (0.68%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (68.03%) Developer
2 28 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 27 (18.37%) Applications Support
4 18 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.24%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (9.52%) Technical Leader
7 11 (7.48%) Support Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Analyst
8 10 (6.80%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.80%) Applications Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Intranet Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Applications Support Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) VB Developer
11 6 (4.08%) VB6 Developer
12 5 (3.40%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (88.44%) .NET
2 60 (40.82%) HTML
3 59 (40.14%) XML
4 56 (38.10%) ASP.NET
5 44 (29.93%) CSS
6 40 (27.21%) jQuery
7 31 (21.09%) WinForms
8 30 (20.41%) WCF
9 28 (19.05%) Classic ASP
10 23 (15.65%) Web Services
11 15 (10.20%) HTML5
12 14 (9.52%) ADO
12 14 (9.52%) ADO.NET
12 14 (9.52%) JSON
13 12 (8.16%) MSMQ
14 11 (7.48%) XSLT
14 11 (7.48%) SOAP
14 11 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (7.48%) REST
15 10 (6.80%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Life Science
2 9 (6.12%) Informatics
3 7 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 6 (4.08%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.40%) Derivative
5 5 (3.40%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.72%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.04%) Physics
7 3 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.04%) Replication
7 3 (2.04%) NHS
7 3 (2.04%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.36%) Equities
8 2 (1.36%) Statistics
9 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.68%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.68%) iSeries
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (12.93%) UNIX
3 15 (10.20%) Linux
4 8 (5.44%) Debian
5 6 (4.08%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.17%) MVC
2 25 (17.01%) OO
3 20 (13.61%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.56%) Project Planning
4 17 (11.56%) Project Management
5 15 (10.20%) OOP
6 14 (9.52%) DSDM
6 14 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 14 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (8.84%) Workflow
8 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.80%) Change Control
9 10 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.12%) SOA
10 9 (6.12%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 147 (100.00%) VB
2 109 (74.15%) SQL
3 98 (66.67%) C#
4 69 (46.94%) JavaScript
5 48 (32.65%) VB.NET
6 33 (22.45%) VBA
7 32 (21.77%) T-SQL
8 25 (17.01%) Java
9 23 (15.65%) PL/SQL
10 13 (8.84%) VBScript
11 10 (6.80%) C++
12 8 (5.44%) MATLAB
13 5 (3.40%) Tcl
14 3 (2.04%) PowerHouse
15 1 (0.68%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.68%) Fortran
15 1 (0.68%) C
15 1 (0.68%) Perl
15 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.68%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 39 (26.53%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) MCSD
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 29 (19.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.72%) VirtualBox
2 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (2.04%) FortiGate
1 3 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 44 (29.93%) Oracle
2 38 (25.85%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.88%) Telerik
4 8 (5.44%) Wall Street Systems
5 6 (4.08%) Tableau
6 5 (3.40%) Fidessa
7 4 (2.72%) VMware
7 4 (2.72%) Sybase
8 3 (2.04%) Red Gate
8 3 (2.04%) Aruba
8 3 (2.04%) Juniper
8 3 (2.04%) Apple
8 3 (2.04%) Cisco
9 2 (1.36%) FactSet
10 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.68%) DataSynapse
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.68%) Reuters
10 1 (0.68%) Remedy
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