The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
185 190 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 58.18% 55.39% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 173 167 161
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Cambridgeshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

VB6
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Peterborough

VB6
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Android SDK
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 6 (75.00%) Android SDK
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle