The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Newport region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 16 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport - 10.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Programming Languages Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 74 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 40.79% 62.71% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 50
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South Wales

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

VB6
Salary Trend in Newport

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Newport

VB6
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
4 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) UML
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
5 4 (44.44%) XPath
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) VBA
5 4 (44.44%) XSLT
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (33.33%) OOD
6 3 (33.33%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) VB Developer
4 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (44.44%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) VB Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Server Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) VBA
4 4 (44.44%) XPath
5 3 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago