The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 97 89 88
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.096% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.24% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
636 419 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 59.89% 40.25% 50.14%
Number of salaries quoted 576 355 458
Average salary £41,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VB6
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

VB6
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) MS Access
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 4 (80.00%) Issue Tracking
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript