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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 529 578 480
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -98
Permanent jobs citing VB6 89 57 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.23% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 83 55 151
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 £32,600 £33,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
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
23465 25088 26194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.77% 55.24% 54.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20328 21705 22992
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 £34,255
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 24 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 24 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 +13 8 £41,500 -14.87% 2
Hounslow - 3 £40,000 -
Enfield 0 1 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Romford - 1 £33,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 165 (100.00%) VB
2 155 (93.94%) .NET
3 126 (76.36%) SQL
4 119 (72.12%) SQL Server
5 107 (64.85%) C#
6 94 (56.97%) JavaScript
7 85 (51.52%) ASP.NET
8 78 (47.27%) HTML
9 69 (41.82%) XML
10 65 (39.39%) VB.NET
11 64 (38.79%) Windows
11 64 (38.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 63 (38.18%) Oracle
12 63 (38.18%) Visual Studio
13 59 (35.76%) jQuery
14 57 (34.55%) CSS
15 54 (32.73%) MVC
16 47 (28.48%) Active Directory
17 46 (27.88%) Microsoft
17 46 (27.88%) WCF
18 40 (24.24%) Classic ASP
19 37 (22.42%) Degree
20 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
20 36 (21.82%) VBA
20 36 (21.82%) MS Excel
21 35 (21.21%) OO
21 35 (21.21%) WinForms
22 31 (18.79%) SQL Server 2000
22 31 (18.79%) T-SQL
22 31 (18.79%) Telerik

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 28 (16.97%) IIS
2 3 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (21.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) SaaS
2 4 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.76%) Intranet
2 25 (15.15%) Extranet
3 3 (1.82%) VPN
4 2 (1.21%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) Internet
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (72.12%) SQL Server
2 64 (38.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (18.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 29 (17.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (15.15%) Oracle Database
6 22 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (10.91%) Relational Database
8 12 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (6.67%) OLTP
10 9 (5.45%) MS Access
11 5 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.82%) Big Data
13 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.61%) MySQL
13 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (38.18%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (2.42%) JUnit
4 3 (1.82%) 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 (14.55%) Finance
2 23 (13.94%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (8.48%) Law
4 8 (4.85%) Banking
5 5 (3.03%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.42%) Retail
7 2 (1.21%) Billing
7 2 (1.21%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
8 1 (0.61%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 111 (67.27%) Developer
2 32 (19.39%) Applications Support
3 23 (13.94%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.33%) Intranet Developer
5 21 (12.73%) C# Developer
6 20 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (10.91%) Technical Leader
8 15 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.88%) Analyst
9 13 (7.88%) Software Developer
10 12 (7.27%) Support Engineer
11 10 (6.06%) Applications Developer
12 9 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
12 9 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 7 (4.24%) Applications Support Engineer
14 7 (4.24%) Web Developer
15 6 (3.64%) Programmer
15 6 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
15 6 (3.64%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (93.94%) .NET
2 85 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 78 (47.27%) HTML
4 69 (41.82%) XML
5 59 (35.76%) jQuery
6 57 (34.55%) CSS
7 46 (27.88%) WCF
8 40 (24.24%) Classic ASP
9 35 (21.21%) WinForms
10 28 (16.97%) ADO.NET
11 27 (16.36%) SOAP
12 26 (15.76%) MSMQ
12 26 (15.76%) REST
12 26 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (13.33%) Web Services
14 18 (10.91%) ADO
14 18 (10.91%) HTML5
15 12 (7.27%) JSON
16 10 (6.06%) XSLT
17 8 (4.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.91%) User Experience
2 16 (9.70%) Life Science
3 14 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.06%) Informatics
5 7 (4.24%) Visualisation
6 6 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.03%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.03%) SWIFT
8 4 (2.42%) Physics
8 4 (2.42%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.42%) Derivative
9 3 (1.82%) GIS
10 2 (1.21%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.21%) Data Conversion
11 1 (0.61%) iSeries
11 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.61%) AS400
11 1 (0.61%) Replication
11 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 64 (38.79%) Windows
2 11 (6.67%) Linux
2 11 (6.67%) UNIX
3 5 (3.03%) Solaris
4 4 (2.42%) 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 XP
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (32.73%) MVC
2 36 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (21.21%) OO
4 21 (12.73%) Project Management
5 20 (12.12%) Coaching
6 18 (10.91%) Line Management
6 18 (10.91%) Performance Management
6 18 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (10.91%) Project Planning
6 18 (10.91%) DSDM
6 18 (10.91%) OOP
7 16 (9.70%) E-Commerce
8 10 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (5.45%) Unit Testing
9 9 (5.45%) UML
9 9 (5.45%) Workflow
9 9 (5.45%) Software Engineering
10 8 (4.85%) Release Management
10 8 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (4.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 165 (100.00%) VB
2 126 (76.36%) SQL
3 107 (64.85%) C#
4 94 (56.97%) JavaScript
5 65 (39.39%) VB.NET
6 36 (21.82%) VBA
7 31 (18.79%) T-SQL
8 28 (16.97%) VBScript
9 27 (16.36%) Java
9 27 (16.36%) PL/SQL
10 13 (7.88%) C++
11 8 (4.85%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.03%) Tcl
13 3 (1.82%) PowerHouse
13 3 (1.82%) Python
14 1 (0.61%) Fortran
14 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.61%) C
14 1 (0.61%) Perl
14 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (22.42%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (28.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.61%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 63 (38.18%) Oracle
2 46 (27.88%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.79%) Telerik
4 6 (3.64%) Tableau
5 5 (3.03%) Fidessa
6 4 (2.42%) Wall Street Systems
7 3 (1.82%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.21%) Sybase
8 2 (1.21%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) IBM
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.61%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.61%) Aruba
9 1 (0.61%) DataSynapse
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