The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 62 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.20% 0.17% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.30% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £66,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.75% +109.52%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
VB6
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
295 333 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 59.36% 57.02% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 277 282 394
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,763 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

VB6
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Somerset

VB6
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Taunton - 1 £32,500 - 1
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) MCSD
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago