The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 148 124
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.086% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.24% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Median salary - £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -31.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
756 830 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 42.95% 35.81% 37.63%
Number of salaries quoted 694 692 768
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for VB6.

1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) DHTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) W3C
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Web Accessibility
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) VB.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) DHTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft