The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 148 131 134
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.48% 0.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 1.24% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 11
Average salary £27,500 £38,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +12.31%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
VB6
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
857 969 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.29% 38.98% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 746 838 744
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ESRI
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