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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 390 388 326
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -62
Permanent jobs citing VB6 58 83 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.82% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 83 134
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
9988 10126 11034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 54.18% 48.32% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8947 8692 9516
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex +10 24 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hampshire +2 20 £35,000 -9.09%
Surrey +9 8 £45,750 -12.85% 1
West Sussex -5 4 £40,000 -4.47%
Kent +17 2 - -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VB6.

1 124 (100.00%) VB
2 116 (93.55%) .NET
3 102 (82.26%) C#
4 95 (76.61%) SQL
5 83 (66.94%) VB.NET
6 72 (58.06%) SQL Server
7 71 (57.26%) ASP.NET
8 54 (43.55%) JavaScript
9 52 (41.94%) HTML
10 45 (36.29%) T-SQL
11 44 (35.48%) PL/SQL
11 44 (35.48%) Degree
12 40 (32.26%) CSS
13 37 (29.84%) Visual Studio
14 35 (28.23%) VBScript
14 35 (28.23%) WPF
15 31 (25.00%) Finance
16 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
17 29 (23.39%) jQuery
18 28 (22.58%) Oracle
19 27 (21.77%) .NET Framework
20 26 (20.97%) Classic ASP
20 26 (20.97%) Entity Framework
21 24 (19.35%) HTML5
21 24 (19.35%) CSS3
21 24 (19.35%) OO
22 23 (18.55%) JSON
22 23 (18.55%) AngularJS
22 23 (18.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET Web API

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.45%) Captiva
1 8 (6.45%) Documentum
2 5 (4.03%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) JBoss
3 2 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (14.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.74%) SQLite
3 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.42%) MS Access
9 2 (1.61%) Adabas
10 1 (0.81%) OLAP
10 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (29.84%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.45%) Serena SBM
3 5 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.61%) Maven
5 2 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) JIRA
6 1 (0.81%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 31 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.45%) Military
3 3 (2.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (84.68%) Developer
2 65 (52.42%) C# Developer
3 37 (29.84%) .NET Developer
4 27 (21.77%) Applications Developer
4 27 (21.77%) C# Application Developer
5 23 (18.55%) C# Web Applications Developer
5 23 (18.55%) C# Web Developer
5 23 (18.55%) HTML Developer
5 23 (18.55%) Web Applications Developer
5 23 (18.55%) Web Developer
6 22 (17.74%) C# WPF Developer
6 22 (17.74%) Junior
6 22 (17.74%) WPF Developer
7 21 (16.94%) Junior Developer
8 17 (13.71%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (13.71%) VB Developer
8 17 (13.71%) VB.NET Developer
9 14 (11.29%) Software Developer
9 14 (11.29%) VB6 Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (93.55%) .NET
2 71 (57.26%) ASP.NET
3 52 (41.94%) HTML
4 40 (32.26%) CSS
5 35 (28.23%) WPF
6 29 (23.39%) jQuery
7 27 (21.77%) .NET Framework
8 26 (20.97%) Classic ASP
8 26 (20.97%) Entity Framework
9 24 (19.35%) CSS3
9 24 (19.35%) HTML5
10 23 (18.55%) AngularJS
10 23 (18.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (18.55%) JSON
10 23 (18.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (17.74%) LINQ
12 8 (6.45%) JPA
13 7 (5.65%) COM+
14 6 (4.84%) Web Services
14 6 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.74%) Computer Science
2 9 (7.26%) Chemistry
2 9 (7.26%) Mathematics
2 9 (7.26%) Physics
3 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.81%) FMCG
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.35%) OO
2 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (10.48%) Web Development
4 12 (9.68%) ITIL
5 8 (6.45%) Coaching
5 8 (6.45%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.45%) CRM
5 8 (6.45%) Validation
6 7 (5.65%) MVC
7 6 (4.84%) UML
8 4 (3.23%) Line Management
8 4 (3.23%) Project Management
8 4 (3.23%) SDLC
9 3 (2.42%) Change Control
9 3 (2.42%) Change Management
9 3 (2.42%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.42%) Scrum
9 3 (2.42%) Time Management
9 3 (2.42%) Waterfall
10 2 (1.61%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 124 (100.00%) VB
2 102 (82.26%) C#
3 95 (76.61%) SQL
4 83 (66.94%) VB.NET
5 54 (43.55%) JavaScript
6 45 (36.29%) T-SQL
7 44 (35.48%) PL/SQL
8 35 (28.23%) VBScript
9 19 (15.32%) C
10 12 (9.68%) Java
11 9 (7.26%) VBA
12 2 (1.61%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.81%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (35.48%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (17.74%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.58%) Oracle
3 11 (8.87%) Telerik
4 8 (6.45%) EMC
4 8 (6.45%) Serena
5 2 (1.61%) Sun
6 1 (0.81%) Infragistics
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