The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - - 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
433 611 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.12% 63.12% 60.36%
Number of salaries quoted 392 534 637
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 16 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ODBC
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 2 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ODBC
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL