The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 110 118 101
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.20% 0.24% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.41% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 24
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,600 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
780 966 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 51.28% 58.16% 57.60%
Number of salaries quoted 676 883 888
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

VB6
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 2 £43,750 +9.37%
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 7 (77.78%) ODBC
3 7 (77.78%) ActiveX
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) VB Developer
2 8 (88.89%) VB6 Developer
3 7 (77.78%) Software Developer
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
4 6 (66.67%) Web Developer
4 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
4 6 (66.67%) VB Software Engineer
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) ODBC
2 7 (77.78%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL