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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 66 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.15% 0.41% 0.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% 0.72% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £66,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% -46.59%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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
387 278 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 63.34% 56.73% 55.57%
Number of salaries quoted 330 267 275
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 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
Bath - 6 £39,750 - 1
Taunton -14 1 £40,000 +13.47%
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) VB
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 7 (63.64%) C#
5 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 6 (54.55%) Finance
5 6 (54.55%) Windows
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
7 4 (36.36%) Ranorex
7 4 (36.36%) TestComplete
8 3 (27.27%) jQuery
8 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
9 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
9 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (18.18%) SQL
9 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Web Development
9 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 2 (18.18%) SOA
10 1 (9.09%) Migration
10 1 (9.09%) HTML
10 1 (9.09%) JavaScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ranorex
1 4 (36.36%) TestComplete
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Test Leader
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Development
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago