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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 348 309 310
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 96 123 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.93% 1.21% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 89 107 130
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
10351 10144 11394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.05% 48.82% 50.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 8937 10161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
East Sussex +10 41 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Kent -24 18 £50,000 +29.87% 1
West Sussex -15 12 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Hampshire -45 11 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire -4 4 £32,000 -7.24%
Surrey -10 4 £36,250 -5.84% 2
Oxfordshire +3 3 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 3 £50,000 +29.87%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 258 (100.00%) VB
2 242 (93.80%) .NET
3 178 (68.99%) C#
4 151 (58.53%) VB.NET
5 140 (54.26%) ASP.NET
6 135 (52.33%) SQL Server
7 123 (47.67%) JavaScript
8 108 (41.86%) SQL
9 89 (34.50%) HTML
10 88 (34.11%) CSS
11 77 (29.84%) OO
12 73 (28.29%) T-SQL
13 67 (25.97%) MVC
14 66 (25.58%) Visual Studio
15 59 (22.87%) Microsoft
16 55 (21.32%) jQuery
17 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (18.60%) .NET Framework
19 46 (17.83%) Degree
20 45 (17.44%) Windows
21 44 (17.05%) Java
22 41 (15.89%) Oracle
22 41 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
23 40 (15.50%) Web Services
23 40 (15.50%) MS Excel
24 39 (15.12%) OOD
25 38 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 38 (14.73%) WCF
26 37 (14.34%) Finance
27 36 (13.95%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 7 (2.71%) IIS
2 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.55%) LiveLink
4 2 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.39%) Documentum
Applications
1 40 (15.50%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (52.33%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (10.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 20 (7.75%) MySQL
5 19 (7.36%) SQLite
6 18 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 17 (6.59%) DTS
8 16 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (4.65%) Relational Database
10 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (3.10%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.39%) OLAP
13 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 66 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 41 (15.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (12.02%) Maven
4 6 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (1.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (1.55%) JIRA
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.78%) Toad
9 1 (0.39%) Subversion
9 1 (0.39%) NUnit
9 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
General
1 37 (14.34%) Finance
2 14 (5.43%) Publishing
3 12 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.10%) Retail
5 7 (2.71%) Legal
6 5 (1.94%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.78%) Electronics
7 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 236 (91.47%) Developer
2 86 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 79 (30.62%) C# Developer
4 59 (22.87%) Software Developer
5 40 (15.50%) Web Developer
6 38 (14.73%) VB Developer
7 37 (14.34%) Senior Developer
8 36 (13.95%) VB6 Developer
9 34 (13.18%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (8.91%) Java Developer
10 23 (8.91%) .NET Software Developer
11 20 (7.75%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (5.43%) Programmer
12 14 (5.43%) Analyst
12 14 (5.43%) Senior C# Developer
13 13 (5.04%) VB.NET Developer
14 11 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
14 11 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
15 10 (3.88%) Applications Developer
15 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (93.80%) .NET
2 140 (54.26%) ASP.NET
3 89 (34.50%) HTML
4 88 (34.11%) CSS
5 55 (21.32%) jQuery
6 48 (18.60%) .NET Framework
7 40 (15.50%) Web Services
8 38 (14.73%) WCF
9 31 (12.02%) REST
9 31 (12.02%) Spring Integration
9 31 (12.02%) Spring
9 31 (12.02%) JSON
9 31 (12.02%) Hibernate
10 27 (10.47%) AngularJS
11 25 (9.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (9.30%) Classic ASP
13 23 (8.91%) WPF
14 20 (7.75%) LINQ
15 18 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (6.98%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.36%) N-Tier
2 19 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.33%) Data Extraction
4 6 (2.33%) FMCG
5 4 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.78%) GIS
6 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.39%) EPoS
7 1 (0.39%) PDA
7 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.44%) Windows
2 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.78%) UNIX
4 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.84%) OO
2 67 (25.97%) MVC
3 50 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (15.12%) OOD
5 31 (12.02%) Web Development
6 17 (6.59%) E-Commerce
6 17 (6.59%) Business Analysis
7 16 (6.20%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.81%) OOP
9 14 (5.43%) BDD
10 13 (5.04%) Waterfall
10 13 (5.04%) TDD
11 9 (3.49%) Workflow
11 9 (3.49%) Software Engineering
11 9 (3.49%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (2.71%) Project Management
12 7 (2.71%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (2.71%) Unit Testing
13 6 (2.33%) PRINCE2
14 5 (1.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 258 (100.00%) VB
2 178 (68.99%) C#
3 151 (58.53%) VB.NET
4 123 (47.67%) JavaScript
5 108 (41.86%) SQL
6 73 (28.29%) T-SQL
7 44 (17.05%) Java
8 36 (13.95%) VBScript
9 23 (8.91%) VBA
10 19 (7.36%) Lua
11 11 (4.26%) PL/SQL
12 6 (2.33%) C++
13 3 (1.16%) PHP
14 2 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.78%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.78%) Embedded C++
15 1 (0.39%) Delphi
15 1 (0.39%) XPath
15 1 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (17.83%) Degree
2 15 (5.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.81%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.16%) MCAD
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.36%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.33%) QA
3 5 (1.94%) SLA
Vendors
1 59 (22.87%) Microsoft
2 41 (15.89%) Oracle
3 7 (2.71%) Remedy
4 4 (1.55%) Citrix
5 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.39%) ServiceNow
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