The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 110 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 45.83% 53.66% 53.42%
Number of salaries quoted 50 59 72
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,887 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
West Midlands

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