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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 150 161 149
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.16% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.28% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.59%
Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2004 1803 1631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 50.75% 58.22% 46.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1054 1273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 16 £41,250 +21.32%
Edinburgh - 2 £32,500 -
VB6
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VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
2 38 (97.44%) .NET
3 35 (89.74%) SQL Server
3 35 (89.74%) C#
4 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
4 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
5 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
6 18 (46.15%) SQL
7 16 (41.03%) HTML
7 16 (41.03%) CSS
8 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
9 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
9 14 (35.90%) TDD
10 13 (33.33%) MVC
11 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
12 11 (28.21%) Oracle
12 11 (28.21%) Classic ASP
12 11 (28.21%) XML
12 11 (28.21%) Windows
13 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
13 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
14 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
14 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (17.95%) Project Management
15 7 (17.95%) Scrum
15 7 (17.95%) VBA
15 7 (17.95%) Java

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) InfoPath
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Intranet
2 3 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (89.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) RDBMS
2 10 (25.64%) Relational Database
3 9 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (10.26%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (2.56%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) NUnit
1 4 (10.26%) CruiseControl
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (10.26%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 13 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 11 (28.21%) .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Web Applications Developer
5 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (97.44%) .NET
2 22 (56.41%) .NET Framework
3 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 16 (41.03%) HTML
4 16 (41.03%) CSS
5 11 (28.21%) Classic ASP
5 11 (28.21%) XML
6 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (15.38%) XSL
7 5 (12.82%) XSLT
8 4 (10.26%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
9 3 (7.69%) Spring
10 2 (5.13%) Tapestry
10 2 (5.13%) NHibernate
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (5.13%) OpenGL
10 2 (5.13%) DirectX
11 1 (2.56%) Web Services
11 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) Informatics
2 4 (10.26%) Health Informatics
3 2 (5.13%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) TDD
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) Scrum
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.26%) User Stories
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 4 (10.26%) Extreme Programming
7 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) UML
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
9 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.56%) Workflow
9 1 (2.56%) RAD
9 1 (2.56%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) VB
2 35 (89.74%) C#
3 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
4 18 (46.15%) SQL
5 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
6 7 (17.95%) VBA
6 7 (17.95%) Java
7 6 (15.38%) T-SQL
7 6 (15.38%) VBScript
8 2 (5.13%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) Delphi
9 1 (2.56%) XAML
9 1 (2.56%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Adobe
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