The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 554 527 479
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -48
Permanent jobs citing VB6 83 71 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 69 64 149
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 £35,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25730 23814 28053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.47% 53.74% 54.72%
Number of salaries quoted 22238 20225 24823
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -18 9 £57,500 +15.00%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 146 (100.00%) VB
2 127 (86.99%) .NET
3 108 (73.97%) SQL Server
4 107 (73.29%) SQL
5 97 (66.44%) C#
6 57 (39.04%) JavaScript
7 52 (35.62%) HTML
7 52 (35.62%) XML
8 50 (34.25%) VB.NET
9 46 (31.51%) ASP.NET
10 42 (28.77%) Oracle
10 42 (28.77%) Finance
11 39 (26.71%) Windows
11 39 (26.71%) SQL Server 2008
12 35 (23.97%) Degree
13 34 (23.29%) CSS
13 34 (23.29%) T-SQL
14 33 (22.60%) VBA
15 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
17 29 (19.86%) Visual Studio
17 29 (19.86%) jQuery
17 29 (19.86%) MVC
18 27 (18.49%) WinForms
19 25 (17.12%) PL/SQL
20 23 (15.75%) Classic ASP
20 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
21 22 (15.07%) E-Commerce
21 22 (15.07%) Java
21 22 (15.07%) Law

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (2.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.68%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.68%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (15.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.42%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) HFM
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.68%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.96%) SaaS
2 6 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.74%) Intranet
2 3 (2.05%) Internet
2 3 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (2.05%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (73.97%) SQL Server
2 39 (26.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (21.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (15.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (14.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (10.27%) MS Access
7 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
8 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (5.48%) Oracle Database
10 7 (4.79%) OLTP
11 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.74%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.05%) DTS
13 3 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 29 (19.86%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (8.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (4.79%) Subversion
5 6 (4.11%) JUnit
6 5 (3.42%) NUnit
7 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.37%) JIRA
8 2 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.37%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.68%) Moq
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) NCover
9 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
General
1 42 (28.77%) Finance
2 22 (15.07%) Law
3 12 (8.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 10 (6.85%) Banking
5 7 (4.79%) Financial Institution
6 5 (3.42%) Publishing
6 5 (3.42%) Front Office
7 4 (2.74%) Retail
8 3 (2.05%) Japanese Language
8 3 (2.05%) Billing
8 3 (2.05%) Legal
9 2 (1.37%) French Language
9 2 (1.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.68%) Electronics
10 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 99 (67.81%) Developer
2 28 (19.18%) Senior Developer
3 24 (16.44%) .NET Developer
4 23 (15.75%) Applications Support
5 19 (13.01%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.53%) Analyst
7 11 (7.53%) VB.NET Developer
7 11 (7.53%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.53%) Technical Leader
8 10 (6.85%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.85%) Applications Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Web Developer
10 7 (4.79%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.11%) VB Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Java Developer
11 6 (4.11%) VB6 Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (86.99%) .NET
2 52 (35.62%) HTML
2 52 (35.62%) XML
3 46 (31.51%) ASP.NET
4 34 (23.29%) CSS
5 29 (19.86%) jQuery
6 27 (18.49%) WinForms
7 23 (15.75%) Classic ASP
8 20 (13.70%) WCF
9 18 (12.33%) Web Services
10 16 (10.96%) .NET Framework
11 12 (8.22%) HTML5
11 12 (8.22%) JSON
11 12 (8.22%) ADO
12 9 (6.16%) XSLT
12 9 (6.16%) ADO.NET
13 7 (4.79%) WPF
14 6 (4.11%) Spring
14 6 (4.11%) Ext JS
15 5 (3.42%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.85%) Life Science
2 7 (4.79%) Visualisation
3 6 (4.11%) Informatics
4 5 (3.42%) Derivative
5 4 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.74%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.05%) SWIFT
6 3 (2.05%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.05%) NHS
6 3 (2.05%) Equities
6 3 (2.05%) Replication
7 2 (1.37%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.37%) Statistics
7 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.68%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.71%) Windows
2 19 (13.01%) UNIX
3 13 (8.90%) Linux
4 6 (4.11%) Debian
4 6 (4.11%) Solaris
5 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.37%) Android
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 Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (19.86%) MVC
2 22 (15.07%) E-Commerce
3 19 (13.01%) OO
4 15 (10.27%) Project Planning
4 15 (10.27%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (8.90%) OOP
5 13 (8.90%) Project Management
5 13 (8.90%) Workflow
6 12 (8.22%) Performance Tuning
6 12 (8.22%) Service Delivery
6 12 (8.22%) Data Modelling
7 11 (7.53%) DSDM
7 11 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (7.53%) Performance Management
7 11 (7.53%) Change Control
8 10 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.16%) Unit Testing
9 9 (6.16%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.48%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.79%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) VB
2 107 (73.29%) SQL
3 97 (66.44%) C#
4 57 (39.04%) JavaScript
5 50 (34.25%) VB.NET
6 34 (23.29%) T-SQL
7 33 (22.60%) VBA
8 25 (17.12%) PL/SQL
9 22 (15.07%) Java
10 8 (5.48%) C++
10 8 (5.48%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.79%) VBScript
12 5 (3.42%) Tcl
13 3 (2.05%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.68%) Fortran
14 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.68%) XQuery
14 1 (0.68%) C
14 1 (0.68%) Perl
14 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (23.97%) Degree
2 5 (3.42%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCSD
3 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.90%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.74%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.68%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 3 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (2.05%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (28.77%) Oracle
2 30 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.16%) Telerik
4 8 (5.48%) Sybase
5 6 (4.11%) Wall Street Systems
5 6 (4.11%) Tableau
6 5 (3.42%) Fidessa
7 4 (2.74%) VMware
8 3 (2.05%) FactSet
8 3 (2.05%) Aruba
8 3 (2.05%) Red Gate
8 3 (2.05%) Cisco
8 3 (2.05%) Juniper
8 3 (2.05%) Apple
9 2 (1.37%) Serena
9 2 (1.37%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.68%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) Remedy
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, United Kingdom
Dow Jones International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago