The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 91 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.88% 0.55% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Average salary £28,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
566 550 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.39% 50.97% 44.76%
Number of salaries quoted 502 484 379
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Buckinghamshire

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 9 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Programmer
2 5 (83.33%) VB Developer
3 4 (66.67%) VB Programmer
4 3 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago