The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 27 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.82% - 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £60,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
VB6
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Programming Languages Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 72 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 63.11% 60.50% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 70 68 52
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

VB6
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Maidstone

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft