The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 48 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £31,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
291 240 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 64.52% 55.30% 62.32%
Number of salaries quoted 229 217 175
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Hampshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

VB6
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Portsmouth

VB6
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Degree

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree