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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 329 355 297
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -58
Permanent jobs citing VB6 114 91 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.41% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.13% 0.82% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 109 76 137
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +5.63%
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
10098 11152 10933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.19% 49.71% 50.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8722 9472 9581
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -4 36 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Surrey +14 28 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Hampshire +8 26 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Kent +32 16 £27,500 -26.66%
West Sussex -2 5 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Berkshire -17 2 £33,000 -5.17% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £37,500 -3.22% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 223 (100.00%) VB
2 197 (88.34%) .NET
3 171 (76.68%) C#
4 153 (68.61%) JavaScript
5 116 (52.02%) ASP.NET
6 112 (50.22%) HTML
7 106 (47.53%) VB.NET
7 106 (47.53%) SQL Server
8 91 (40.81%) SQL
9 88 (39.46%) CSS
9 88 (39.46%) Finance
10 71 (31.84%) Oracle
11 70 (31.39%) MVC
12 65 (29.15%) Java
13 58 (26.01%) jQuery
14 52 (23.32%) OO
14 52 (23.32%) Microsoft
15 48 (21.52%) Windows
16 47 (21.08%) .NET Framework
17 45 (20.18%) WCF
18 42 (18.83%) T-SQL
19 37 (16.59%) MS Excel
20 34 (15.25%) PL/SQL
20 34 (15.25%) Visual Studio
21 32 (14.35%) Entity Framework
21 32 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (13.90%) AngularJS
23 30 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
23 30 (13.45%) MySQL
24 29 (13.00%) C++

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 6 (2.69%) JBoss
2 4 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.35%) Documentum
3 3 (1.35%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (16.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (47.53%) SQL Server
2 32 (14.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (13.45%) MySQL
4 26 (11.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (10.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (8.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 18 (8.07%) SQL Server 2000
8 16 (7.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (5.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
11 9 (4.04%) SQLite
12 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database
13 7 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
14 5 (2.24%) Adabas
14 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (15.25%) Visual Studio
2 30 (13.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (10.31%) Maven
4 11 (4.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (3.14%) ProC
6 6 (2.69%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.90%) Toad
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.45%) Subversion
8 1 (0.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 88 (39.46%) Finance
2 3 (1.35%) Financial Institution
2 3 (1.35%) Publishing
2 3 (1.35%) Military
3 1 (0.45%) Retail
3 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 192 (86.10%) Developer
2 71 (31.84%) .NET Developer
3 62 (27.80%) C# Developer
4 40 (17.94%) Software Developer
5 34 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (14.80%) Senior Developer
7 32 (14.35%) Programmer
8 25 (11.21%) Java Developer
9 21 (9.42%) Analyst
10 19 (8.52%) VB Developer
11 18 (8.07%) VB6 Developer
12 16 (7.17%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (7.17%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (7.17%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (6.73%) Analyst Programmer
14 11 (4.93%) Analyst Developer
14 11 (4.93%) Oracle Developer
15 10 (4.48%) Senior Software Developer
16 8 (3.59%) Web Developer
16 8 (3.59%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (88.34%) .NET
2 116 (52.02%) ASP.NET
3 112 (50.22%) HTML
4 88 (39.46%) CSS
5 58 (26.01%) jQuery
6 47 (21.08%) .NET Framework
7 45 (20.18%) WCF
8 32 (14.35%) Entity Framework
9 31 (13.90%) AngularJS
10 28 (12.56%) Spring
11 26 (11.66%) XML
11 26 (11.66%) XSLT
12 23 (10.31%) Hibernate
12 23 (10.31%) Classic ASP
12 23 (10.31%) JSON
12 23 (10.31%) REST
12 23 (10.31%) Spring Integration
13 21 (9.42%) Web Services
14 13 (5.83%) HTML5
15 12 (5.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.52%) Computer Science
1 19 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.07%) Equities
2 18 (8.07%) Derivative
3 9 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.35%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.45%) GIS
6 1 (0.45%) ASTM
6 1 (0.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (21.52%) Windows
2 10 (4.48%) UNIX
3 9 (4.04%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.69%) Solaris
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.39%) MVC
2 52 (23.32%) OO
3 28 (12.56%) Web Development
4 25 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.76%) Software Engineering
6 23 (10.31%) OOD
6 23 (10.31%) Mentoring
7 22 (9.87%) Project Management
8 18 (8.07%) OOP
8 18 (8.07%) Software Testing
9 15 (6.73%) Logistics
10 11 (4.93%) Scrum
11 10 (4.48%) Business Analysis
11 10 (4.48%) Software Architecture
11 10 (4.48%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.04%) Automated Testing
12 9 (4.04%) Test Scripting
13 8 (3.59%) Workflow
14 7 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.14%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (100.00%) VB
2 171 (76.68%) C#
3 153 (68.61%) JavaScript
4 106 (47.53%) VB.NET
5 91 (40.81%) SQL
6 65 (29.15%) Java
7 42 (18.83%) T-SQL
8 34 (15.25%) PL/SQL
9 29 (13.00%) C++
10 20 (8.97%) VBScript
11 13 (5.83%) C
12 9 (4.04%) Lua
13 5 (2.24%) VBA
14 4 (1.79%) VC++
14 4 (1.79%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.35%) Ruby
16 2 (0.90%) XPath
17 1 (0.45%) Korn
17 1 (0.45%) Perl
17 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (8.52%) Degree
2 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.59%) QA
2 7 (3.14%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (31.84%) Oracle
2 52 (23.32%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.35%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.35%) EMC
3 3 (1.35%) Citrix
3 3 (1.35%) Remedy
4 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.90%) HP
5 1 (0.45%) ESRI
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leatherhead
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Zodo
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago