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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 327 307 250
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -57
Permanent jobs citing VB6 110 98 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.49% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 0.97% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 108 85 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,200 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £46,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
10029 10059 11765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.33% 49.90% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8712 8521 10719
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
East Sussex +13 35 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Surrey +10 29 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Kent +18 25 £47,500 -13.63% 2
West Sussex 0 16 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire -37 2 £40,500 +1.25% 2
Berkshire -6 1 £38,500 +14.92% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 208 (100.00%) VB
2 193 (92.79%) .NET
3 148 (71.15%) C#
4 140 (67.31%) JavaScript
5 103 (49.52%) VB.NET
5 103 (49.52%) ASP.NET
6 100 (48.08%) SQL
6 100 (48.08%) HTML
7 92 (44.23%) SQL Server
8 86 (41.35%) MVC
9 83 (39.90%) CSS
10 78 (37.50%) Oracle
11 67 (32.21%) Java
12 57 (27.40%) .NET Framework
13 50 (24.04%) OO
14 49 (23.56%) Finance
15 46 (22.12%) Microsoft
15 46 (22.12%) T-SQL
16 41 (19.71%) WCF
17 39 (18.75%) Web Development
17 39 (18.75%) MS Excel
17 39 (18.75%) Spring
18 36 (17.31%) Visual Studio
19 35 (16.83%) PL/SQL
19 35 (16.83%) OOD
20 34 (16.35%) Maven
20 34 (16.35%) Hibernate
20 34 (16.35%) Classic ASP
20 34 (16.35%) JSON
20 34 (16.35%) jQuery

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.88%) LiveLink
2 6 (2.88%) IIS
3 5 (2.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 39 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.48%) FTP
1 1 (0.48%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.90%) MySQL
3 22 (10.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (10.10%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 17 (8.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 15 (7.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (7.21%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (3.37%) Oracle Database
11 5 (2.40%) Adabas
11 5 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.44%) SQLite
13 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 34 (16.35%) Maven
3 27 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.73%) Oracle Forms
5 7 (3.37%) ProC
6 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.40%) Toad
7 4 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (23.56%) Finance
2 9 (4.33%) Publishing
3 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.96%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 187 (89.90%) Developer
2 73 (35.10%) .NET Developer
3 50 (24.04%) C# Developer
4 38 (18.27%) Software Developer
5 35 (16.83%) Java Developer
6 34 (16.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (15.38%) Programmer
8 25 (12.02%) VB Developer
8 25 (12.02%) .NET Software Developer
9 24 (11.54%) VB6 Developer
10 23 (11.06%) C# Software Developer
11 20 (9.62%) Web Developer
12 19 (9.13%) Analyst
12 19 (9.13%) Senior Developer
13 16 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
13 16 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
14 15 (7.21%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (4.81%) Senior .NET Developer
16 8 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
16 8 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (92.79%) .NET
2 103 (49.52%) ASP.NET
3 100 (48.08%) HTML
4 83 (39.90%) CSS
5 57 (27.40%) .NET Framework
6 41 (19.71%) WCF
7 39 (18.75%) Spring
8 34 (16.35%) JSON
8 34 (16.35%) jQuery
8 34 (16.35%) REST
8 34 (16.35%) Spring Integration
8 34 (16.35%) Hibernate
8 34 (16.35%) Classic ASP
9 30 (14.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 27 (12.98%) Web Services
11 24 (11.54%) AngularJS
12 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (5.77%) Dojo
14 11 (5.29%) DCOM
15 10 (4.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.73%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.77%) N-Tier
4 9 (4.33%) Equities
4 9 (4.33%) Derivative
5 4 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.48%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.48%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.94%) Windows
2 10 (4.81%) UNIX
3 6 (2.88%) Solaris
4 5 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (41.35%) MVC
2 50 (24.04%) OO
3 39 (18.75%) Web Development
4 35 (16.83%) OOD
5 24 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 23 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (10.58%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.10%) Project Management
9 17 (8.17%) Waterfall
10 14 (6.73%) Logistics
11 11 (5.29%) Business Analysis
12 8 (3.85%) Workflow
12 8 (3.85%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.85%) OOP
13 7 (3.37%) Software Testing
14 5 (2.40%) Time Management
14 5 (2.40%) Automated Testing
15 4 (1.92%) TDD
15 4 (1.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (1.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 208 (100.00%) VB
2 148 (71.15%) C#
3 140 (67.31%) JavaScript
4 103 (49.52%) VB.NET
5 100 (48.08%) SQL
6 67 (32.21%) Java
7 46 (22.12%) T-SQL
8 35 (16.83%) PL/SQL
9 23 (11.06%) VBScript
10 18 (8.65%) C++
11 11 (5.29%) C
12 4 (1.92%) VC++
12 4 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.44%) Lua
14 2 (0.96%) VBA
15 1 (0.48%) Korn
15 1 (0.48%) XPath
15 1 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.17%) Degree
2 8 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.92%) MCAD
4 1 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.92%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (37.50%) Oracle
2 46 (22.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.44%) Remedy
4 3 (1.44%) Citrix
5 1 (0.48%) HP
Horsham, West Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, 25 days leave
Posted: 2 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Gym Membership, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harris Global
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Prion Cutting Edge
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Winchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago