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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 68 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% - 1.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.59% - 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 11
Average salary £38,625 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
340 445 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.74% 63.85% 57.33%
Number of salaries quoted 318 397 334
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 18 December 2014. 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 - 2 £38,625 - 2
VB6
South West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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%) C#
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
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (50.00%) MCSD
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) XSL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) RAD
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSD
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday