The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 363 301 310
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 80 144 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.64% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.80% 1.30% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 80 136 112
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £32,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VB6
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the South East

VB6
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the South East

VB6
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Surrey +29 22 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Hampshire +17 20 £38,500 -3.75% 1
East Sussex -20 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Berkshire +2 8 £33,750 -13.46% 1
Oxfordshire +9 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Kent -13 4 £39,500 -4.81%
West Sussex -5 2 £41,875 -6.94%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 186 (100.00%) VB
2 168 (90.32%) .NET
3 157 (84.41%) C#
4 124 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 101 (54.30%) JavaScript
6 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET
7 89 (47.85%) VB.NET
8 82 (44.09%) HTML
9 73 (39.25%) Finance
10 65 (34.95%) CSS
11 64 (34.41%) Windows
12 47 (25.27%) jQuery
13 41 (22.04%) SQL
14 40 (21.51%) Java
14 40 (21.51%) Microsoft
15 39 (20.97%) Visual Studio
16 38 (20.43%) OO
17 37 (19.89%) XML
18 36 (19.35%) XSLT
18 36 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
19 34 (18.28%) WCF
20 33 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
20 33 (17.74%) C++
21 32 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
22 31 (16.67%) Degree
23 27 (14.52%) MVC
24 26 (13.98%) Software Testing
24 26 (13.98%) WPF
24 26 (13.98%) LINQ
24 26 (13.98%) Agile Software Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 (1.61%) IIS
1 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.61%) Documentum
2 2 (1.08%) JBoss
2 2 (1.08%) Apache
2 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.54%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 16 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 36 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 25 (13.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 25 (13.44%) SQLite
5 23 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 18 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 7 (3.76%) MySQL
10 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.15%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (20.97%) Visual Studio
2 32 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.54%) ProC
General
1 73 (39.25%) Finance
2 14 (7.53%) Retail
3 3 (1.61%) Military
4 2 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 153 (82.26%) Developer
2 62 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 47 (25.27%) .NET Developer
4 38 (20.43%) Software Developer
5 36 (19.35%) Senior Developer
6 32 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (10.75%) Analyst
8 19 (10.22%) WPF Developer
9 14 (7.53%) Programmer
10 13 (6.99%) Support Analyst
10 13 (6.99%) Applications Support
10 13 (6.99%) Senior Software Developer
11 12 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
12 10 (5.38%) C# Programmer
13 9 (4.84%) Senior Programmer
13 9 (4.84%) VB.NET Developer
14 8 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (3.76%) VB6 Developer
15 7 (3.76%) VB Developer
15 7 (3.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (90.32%) .NET
2 97 (52.15%) ASP.NET
3 82 (44.09%) HTML
4 65 (34.95%) CSS
5 47 (25.27%) jQuery
6 37 (19.89%) XML
7 36 (19.35%) XSLT
8 34 (18.28%) WCF
9 26 (13.98%) WPF
9 26 (13.98%) LINQ
10 24 (12.90%) Web Services
11 20 (10.75%) Entity Framework
11 20 (10.75%) WinForms
12 18 (9.68%) .NET Framework
13 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (5.91%) REST
15 10 (5.38%) ODBC
15 10 (5.38%) ActiveX
15 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
15 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.83%) Equities
2 22 (11.83%) Derivative
3 15 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.69%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.15%) Statistics
6 4 (2.15%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.61%) ASTM
8 2 (1.08%) Replication
8 2 (1.08%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.08%) GIS
9 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 64 (34.41%) Windows
2 10 (5.38%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.61%) UNIX
6 1 (0.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.43%) OO
2 27 (14.52%) MVC
3 26 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (13.98%) Software Testing
4 17 (9.14%) Software Architecture
5 16 (8.60%) TDD
6 13 (6.99%) Scrum
7 12 (6.45%) OOP
8 10 (5.38%) Software Engineering
9 7 (3.76%) CRM
9 7 (3.76%) Fund Management
9 7 (3.76%) Line Management
9 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (3.23%) SDLC
10 6 (3.23%) Mentoring
10 6 (3.23%) Project Management
11 5 (2.69%) Data Modelling
11 5 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.69%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) VB
2 157 (84.41%) C#
3 101 (54.30%) JavaScript
4 89 (47.85%) VB.NET
5 41 (22.04%) SQL
6 40 (21.51%) Java
7 33 (17.74%) C++
8 25 (13.44%) Lua
9 24 (12.90%) T-SQL
10 15 (8.06%) PL/SQL
11 11 (5.91%) VBA
12 10 (5.38%) C
13 9 (4.84%) Ruby
14 6 (3.23%) XPath
15 3 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
15 3 (1.61%) VBScript
16 1 (0.54%) PHP
16 1 (0.54%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.54%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 31 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.61%) MCAD
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.37%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.15%) SLA
2 4 (2.15%) QA
3 3 (1.61%) HL7
Vendors
1 40 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.29%) Oracle
3 3 (1.61%) EMC
3 3 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.08%) ESRI
5 1 (0.54%) Agilent
5 1 (0.54%) Remedy
5 1 (0.54%) SAP
5 1 (0.54%) IBM
5 1 (0.54%) HP
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