The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 27 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.75% 3.09% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.36% 7.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
West Midlands

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
56 79 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 32.75% 40.72% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 17
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,250 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,887 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Telford +2 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £40,000 -
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) ERP
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) SaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Document Management
4 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Procure-to-pay
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) OCR
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AccuRev
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Implementation Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) IT Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB Developer
3 2 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Document Management
1 4 (44.44%) ERP
1 4 (44.44%) OCR
1 4 (44.44%) Process Improvement
1 4 (44.44%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) C#
3 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Telford, Shropshire
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