The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 155 140 149
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 20 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.52% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.03% 0.96% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1938 1667 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 53.57% 54.30% 52.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1256 1094 1136
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,420 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VB6
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Scotland

VB6
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -5 17 £37,500 - 3
Edinburgh - 3 £35,000 - 1
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 34 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
2 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
3 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
4 26 (76.47%) VB.NET
4 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (73.53%) Oracle
5 25 (73.53%) SQL
6 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
6 24 (70.59%) RDBMS
6 24 (70.59%) TDD
6 24 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (70.59%) .NET Framework
6 24 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 24 (70.59%) Oracle Database
6 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
7 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
8 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (50.00%) InfoPath
8 17 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 9 (26.47%) CSS
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (14.71%) Spring.NET
11 5 (14.71%) AOP
11 5 (14.71%) jQuery
11 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (14.71%) MongoDB

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 24 (70.59%) SharePoint
1 24 (70.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (14.71%) Node.js
3 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 17 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 24 (70.59%) RDBMS
2 24 (70.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 24 (70.59%) Oracle Database
2 24 (70.59%) Relational Database
3 17 (50.00%) PerformancePoint
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
5 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 5 (14.71%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) VB Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) .NET Framework
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) CSS
4 5 (14.71%) Spring.NET
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (14.71%) NHibernate
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) XSLT
6 2 (5.88%) Classic ASP
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.88%) ActiveX
6 2 (5.88%) JSON
6 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
7 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.88%) Physics
2 1 (2.94%) GIS
2 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.71%) AOP
4 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) MVC
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.94%) Document Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) VB
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 27 (79.41%) JavaScript
4 26 (76.47%) VB.NET
5 25 (73.53%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) VBScript
7 2 (5.88%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Java
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Oracle
2 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
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