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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 605 535 538
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 24 92 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.38% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 23 77 79
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £60,000 £65,000
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
23298 24213 24007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.11% 52.65% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20104 20858 20476
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Croydon - 7 £35,000 -
City of London +28 4 £56,250 +25.00% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Teddington - 1 £37,500 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 54 (100.00%) VB
2 44 (81.48%) .NET
3 43 (79.63%) SQL
4 34 (62.96%) C#
5 31 (57.41%) Finance
6 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 21 (38.89%) VB.NET
8 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
9 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
10 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
11 14 (25.93%) Java
11 14 (25.93%) WCF
12 13 (24.07%) XML
12 13 (24.07%) Windows
13 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
14 11 (20.37%) Web Services
14 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
14 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (20.37%) MVC
15 10 (18.52%) Migration
15 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (18.52%) VBA
15 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (16.67%) SDLC
17 8 (14.81%) Banking
17 8 (14.81%) HTML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) Node.js
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) SMTP
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.70%) DTS
8 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
1 7 (12.96%) NUnit
1 7 (12.96%) Subversion
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.41%) MSBuild
3 4 (7.41%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (5.56%) NCrunch
4 3 (5.56%) NSubstitute
4 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.56%) ReSharper
4 3 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 3 (5.56%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) MSTest
6 1 (1.85%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.85%) Moq
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 31 (57.41%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Front Office
4 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.85%) French Language
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 10 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Programmer
5 7 (12.96%) Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) VB Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Data Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.26%) VB Programmer
8 4 (7.41%) Quality Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Data Quality Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Software Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) VB.NET Programmer
9 3 (5.56%) Build Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (81.48%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.93%) WCF
4 13 (24.07%) XML
5 11 (20.37%) Web Services
6 8 (14.81%) HTML
7 7 (12.96%) Classic ASP
7 7 (12.96%) CSS
7 7 (12.96%) Ajax
8 6 (11.11%) WinForms
8 6 (11.11%) JSON
8 6 (11.11%) SOAP
8 6 (11.11%) ActiveX
8 6 (11.11%) XSD
9 5 (9.26%) Grails
10 4 (7.41%) WPF
10 4 (7.41%) MSMQ
10 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (5.56%) jQuery
11 3 (5.56%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) iSeries
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) UNIX
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.37%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (16.67%) SDLC
5 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 4 (7.41%) MVVM
6 4 (7.41%) BDD
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
6 4 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
7 3 (5.56%) Release Management
7 3 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.56%) UML
7 3 (5.56%) OO
7 3 (5.56%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) VB
2 43 (79.63%) SQL
3 34 (62.96%) C#
4 21 (38.89%) VB.NET
5 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
6 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
6 14 (25.93%) Java
7 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
8 10 (18.52%) VBA
9 6 (11.11%) Python
10 5 (9.26%) Ruby
10 5 (9.26%) OCaml
10 5 (9.26%) VBScript
10 5 (9.26%) C
10 5 (9.26%) COBOL
11 3 (5.56%) F#
12 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.85%) XAML
12 1 (1.85%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) QA
3 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.85%) HL7
4 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (9.26%) vSphere
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 2 (3.70%) AppSense
4 2 (3.70%) Telerik
4 2 (3.70%) Cognos
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) Fidessa
4 2 (3.70%) Reuters
4 2 (3.70%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.70%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.85%) Sun
5 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
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