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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 65 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.52% 0.13% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £34,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
335 530 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 57.66% 66.83% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 308 496 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 29 July 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
Bath - 2 £39,500 -
Taunton +9 1 £30,000 -24.05%
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) ESRI
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Arabic Language
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
2 2 (66.67%) UX Design
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Trapeze
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Bing Maps
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Google Maps API
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Bing Maps
2 2 (66.67%) LESS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UX Design
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) VC++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) ESRI
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Trapeze