The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 11 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 50 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.26% - 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% - 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
200 132 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 41.15% 37.50% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 177 120 146
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Bedfordshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

VB6
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Luton region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Luton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (72.73%) HTML
4 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (72.73%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (54.55%) CMS
5 6 (54.55%) Scrum
5 6 (54.55%) TDD
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
5 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
5 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
5 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) C

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (54.55%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Visual Studio
1 10 (90.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
2 6 (54.55%) TeamCity
3 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 6 (54.55%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
2 8 (72.73%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
3 6 (54.55%) XSLT
3 6 (54.55%) WSDL
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) BCP
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) Scrum
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Process
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (81.82%) VB.NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) C
4 6 (54.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) C++
6 1 (9.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle