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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.60% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £29,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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
92 52 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.83% 45.61% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 47 59
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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 - 5 £26,500 - 1
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
3 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) HTML5
3 7 (58.33%) CSS3
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Document Management
7 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 3 (25.00%) VBScript
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) SaaS
7 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
8 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (16.67%) Middleware

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) HTML5
2 7 (58.33%) CSS3
2 7 (58.33%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VBScript
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Telford
Technical Prospects
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 Basic Salary plus Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago