The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 127 128 140
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.52% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.23% 1.31% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 2
Average salary £38,750 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.31% +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 842 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.10% 39.44% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 849 721 1072
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Berkshire

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

VB6
Salary Trend in Reading

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Reading

VB6
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Reading

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 17 (89.47%) C#
3 17 (89.47%) .NET
4 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
5 15 (78.95%) VBA
5 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
5 15 (78.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (63.16%) DTS
7 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
8 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Advertising
9 3 (15.79%) Windows
9 3 (15.79%) VBScript
9 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 2 (10.53%) IIS
10 2 (10.53%) MS Office
10 2 (10.53%) ITIL
10 2 (10.53%) Oracle
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) Java
10 2 (10.53%) Apache
10 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
10 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
10 2 (10.53%) GIS
10 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.53%) Legal
10 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (10.53%) IIS
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (63.16%) DTS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.26%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Trainee Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Trainee
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL
1 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
1 2 (10.53%) Document Management
2 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 17 (89.47%) C#
4 16 (84.21%) VB.NET
5 15 (78.95%) VBA
5 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.79%) VBScript
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) Java
8 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
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