The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - 26 30
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.27% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.70% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.88%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 43.15% 34.39% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 42
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Shropshire

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS3
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Procurement
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft