The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 165 166
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.095% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.19% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £26,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.80%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1482 1579 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 52.29% 50.21% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 783 977 1416
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £54,400
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Scotland region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
5 1 (20.00%) User Stories
5 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) VB Developer
2 4 (80.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree