The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 149 145 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.46% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.04% 0.82% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2022 1826 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 54.83% 56.05% 51.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1350 1206 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
UK

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 29 July 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 -4 18 £35,250 -9.03% 1
Edinburgh -4 3 £35,000 - 1
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 39 (100.00%) VB
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (97.44%) .NET
3 36 (92.31%) C#
4 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
5 30 (76.92%) VB.NET
6 29 (74.36%) SharePoint
6 29 (74.36%) .NET Framework
7 27 (69.23%) Oracle
8 26 (66.67%) SQL
8 26 (66.67%) RDBMS
8 26 (66.67%) TDD
8 26 (66.67%) Relational Database
9 25 (64.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
10 24 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
12 17 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (43.59%) InfoPath
13 16 (41.03%) PerformancePoint
14 14 (35.90%) HTML
14 14 (35.90%) CSS
15 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
16 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
17 8 (20.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
19 5 (12.82%) Classic ASP
19 5 (12.82%) XML
19 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (74.36%) SharePoint
2 25 (64.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (10.26%) Node.js
5 3 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (43.59%) InfoPath
2 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 26 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 25 (64.10%) Oracle Database
4 24 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (41.03%) PerformancePoint
6 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (12.82%) MongoDB
7 5 (12.82%) NoSQL
7 5 (12.82%) RavenDB
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) SharePoint Developer
3 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Senior Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 29 (74.36%) .NET Framework
3 14 (35.90%) CSS
3 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
6 5 (12.82%) Classic ASP
6 5 (12.82%) XML
6 5 (12.82%) NHibernate
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Spring.NET
8 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) XSL
9 2 (5.13%) XSLT
9 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.13%) Spring
9 2 (5.13%) JSON
9 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.56%) Tapestry
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) TDD
2 17 (43.59%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.82%) MVC
3 5 (12.82%) Scrum
3 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) AOP
4 4 (10.26%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) UML
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) OOP
7 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (92.31%) C#
3 32 (82.05%) JavaScript
4 30 (76.92%) VB.NET
5 26 (66.67%) SQL
6 3 (7.69%) VBScript
7 2 (5.13%) Java
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Oracle
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
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