The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 30 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 73 72 62
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.27% 0.84% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.42% 1.54% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 8
Average salary £43,750 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
471 521 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 62.55% 54.38% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 463 340
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Oxfordshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

VB6
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Oxford

VB6
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) ODBC
4 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
3 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ODBC
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago