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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 349 316 310
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 93 141 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.61% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 1.23% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 89 130 116
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
10104 11429 10954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.03% 49.82% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8672 9956 9635
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 £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 26 May 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 May 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 +30 27 £57,500 +53.33% 4
Hampshire +15 23 £40,000 +2.56% 3
East Sussex -23 23 £42,500 +21.42%
Oxfordshire +21 8 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Kent +1 7 £27,500 -26.66% 2
West Sussex -8 2 £38,125 +52.50% 1
Berkshire -12 2 £27,500 -30.37%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 198 (100.00%) VB
2 180 (90.91%) .NET
3 160 (80.81%) C#
4 129 (65.15%) JavaScript
5 114 (57.58%) SQL Server
6 108 (54.55%) ASP.NET
7 92 (46.46%) HTML
8 91 (45.96%) VB.NET
9 86 (43.43%) Finance
10 71 (35.86%) CSS
11 64 (32.32%) Windows
12 60 (30.30%) SQL
13 55 (27.78%) Java
14 50 (25.25%) MVC
15 49 (24.75%) jQuery
16 44 (22.22%) Oracle
17 43 (21.72%) OO
18 39 (19.70%) Microsoft
18 39 (19.70%) WCF
19 37 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
20 36 (18.18%) XSLT
21 33 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
22 32 (16.16%) .NET Framework
22 32 (16.16%) Team Foundation Server
22 32 (16.16%) XML
23 31 (15.66%) C++
24 30 (15.15%) T-SQL
25 28 (14.14%) Visual Studio
26 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
26 27 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (2.02%) JBoss
2 3 (1.52%) Documentum
2 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.01%) Apache
3 2 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.51%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.08%) MS Office
3 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.51%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (13.64%) SQL Server 2000
5 20 (10.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (9.60%) MySQL
7 16 (8.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (8.08%) SQLite
8 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (5.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
13 2 (1.01%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.01%) Adabas
14 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (16.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (14.14%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (6.06%) Maven
5 3 (1.52%) Subversion
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.01%) ProC
7 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 86 (43.43%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Retail
3 3 (1.52%) Military
3 3 (1.52%) Publishing
3 3 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.51%) Legal
4 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 171 (86.36%) Developer
2 62 (31.31%) C# Developer
3 54 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 36 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 35 (17.68%) Senior Developer
6 28 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (12.12%) Programmer
8 16 (8.08%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Analyst
10 14 (7.07%) WPF Developer
11 13 (6.57%) VB6 Developer
11 13 (6.57%) VB Developer
12 12 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.04%) C# Programmer
15 7 (3.54%) Analyst Programmer
15 7 (3.54%) Senior Programmer
16 6 (3.03%) Software Programmer
16 6 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
16 6 (3.03%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (90.91%) .NET
2 108 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 92 (46.46%) HTML
4 71 (35.86%) CSS
5 49 (24.75%) jQuery
6 39 (19.70%) WCF
7 36 (18.18%) XSLT
8 32 (16.16%) .NET Framework
8 32 (16.16%) XML
9 25 (12.63%) Entity Framework
10 20 (10.10%) WinForms
10 20 (10.10%) REST
11 19 (9.60%) WPF
12 18 (9.09%) Web Services
12 18 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 16 (8.08%) LINQ
14 14 (7.07%) Spring
15 12 (6.06%) Hibernate
15 12 (6.06%) JSON
15 12 (6.06%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.12%) Derivative
1 24 (12.12%) Equities
2 23 (11.62%) Computer Science
3 22 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.05%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.52%) ASTM
6 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.01%) GIS
7 2 (1.01%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (32.32%) Windows
2 12 (6.06%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.52%) UNIX
6 1 (0.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.25%) MVC
2 43 (21.72%) OO
3 25 (12.63%) Software Testing
4 23 (11.62%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 18 (9.09%) SDLC
6 15 (7.58%) OOP
7 14 (7.07%) Mentoring
8 13 (6.57%) Software Architecture
8 13 (6.57%) Web Development
8 13 (6.57%) Scrum
9 12 (6.06%) Project Management
9 12 (6.06%) OOD
10 11 (5.56%) TDD
11 9 (4.55%) Test Scripting
11 9 (4.55%) Logistics
11 9 (4.55%) Automated Testing
12 7 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.54%) Fund Management
13 6 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 198 (100.00%) VB
2 160 (80.81%) C#
3 129 (65.15%) JavaScript
4 91 (45.96%) VB.NET
5 60 (30.30%) SQL
6 55 (27.78%) Java
7 31 (15.66%) C++
8 30 (15.15%) T-SQL
9 22 (11.11%) PL/SQL
10 16 (8.08%) Lua
11 10 (5.05%) VBScript
12 7 (3.54%) C
12 7 (3.54%) Ruby
13 6 (3.03%) XPath
14 5 (2.53%) VBA
15 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.51%) ABAP
16 1 (0.51%) Perl
16 1 (0.51%) PHP
16 1 (0.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 25 (12.63%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.52%) MCAD
2 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.07%) ISO 9001
2 8 (4.04%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) HL7
4 2 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 44 (22.22%) Oracle
2 39 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.52%) EMC
3 3 (1.52%) Citrix
3 3 (1.52%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.01%) ESRI
4 2 (1.01%) HP
4 2 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.01%) Remedy
5 1 (0.51%) SAP
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