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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 344 345 308
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -37
Permanent jobs citing VB6 110 108 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.91% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 104 94 137
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
10448 11843 11443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.51% 49.44% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8990 10137 10018
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -9 34 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Hampshire +18 29 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Surrey +24 28 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Kent +25 9 £27,250 -27.33%
West Sussex +2 3 £52,500 +110.00%
Berkshire -8 3 £27,500 -29.03% 1
Oxfordshire +11 2 £45,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £37,500 -6.25%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 217 (100.00%) VB
2 194 (89.40%) .NET
3 167 (76.96%) C#
4 149 (68.66%) JavaScript
5 112 (51.61%) ASP.NET
6 111 (51.15%) SQL Server
7 108 (49.77%) HTML
8 102 (47.00%) VB.NET
9 92 (42.40%) Finance
10 87 (40.09%) CSS
11 81 (37.33%) SQL
12 65 (29.95%) MVC
13 61 (28.11%) Java
13 61 (28.11%) Oracle
14 57 (26.27%) jQuery
15 53 (24.42%) OO
16 52 (23.96%) Windows
17 49 (22.58%) Microsoft
18 43 (19.82%) WCF
19 42 (19.35%) .NET Framework
20 38 (17.51%) T-SQL
21 35 (16.13%) MS Excel
21 35 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
22 31 (14.29%) Entity Framework
23 30 (13.82%) XSLT
24 29 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
24 29 (13.36%) SQL Server 2005
25 28 (12.90%) AngularJS
25 28 (12.90%) Visual Studio
25 28 (12.90%) XML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (3.23%) JBoss
2 5 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.38%) Documentum
4 2 (0.92%) Apache
4 2 (0.92%) IIS
5 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.46%) LiveLink
Applications
1 35 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (51.15%) SQL Server
2 35 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (13.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (12.44%) MySQL
5 22 (10.14%) SQL Server 2000
6 21 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (7.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (7.37%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 12 (5.53%) SQLite
9 12 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (4.15%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.30%) Adabas
12 5 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.84%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (13.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (12.90%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.68%) Maven
4 12 (5.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (1.84%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (1.38%) ProC
7 2 (0.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.46%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 92 (42.40%) Finance
2 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
2 3 (1.38%) Publishing
2 3 (1.38%) Military
3 1 (0.46%) Retail
3 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.46%) Legal
3 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 187 (86.18%) Developer
2 65 (29.95%) .NET Developer
3 63 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 41 (18.89%) Software Developer
5 37 (17.05%) Senior Developer
6 32 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 29 (13.36%) Programmer
8 24 (11.06%) Java Developer
9 19 (8.76%) Analyst
10 18 (8.29%) VB Developer
11 17 (7.83%) VB6 Developer
12 16 (7.37%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (5.99%) C# Software Developer
13 13 (5.99%) .NET Software Developer
14 12 (5.53%) Analyst Programmer
15 11 (5.07%) Senior Software Developer
16 10 (4.61%) WPF Developer
17 8 (3.69%) Analyst Developer
17 8 (3.69%) Oracle Developer
18 7 (3.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (89.40%) .NET
2 112 (51.61%) ASP.NET
3 108 (49.77%) HTML
4 87 (40.09%) CSS
5 57 (26.27%) jQuery
6 43 (19.82%) WCF
7 42 (19.35%) .NET Framework
8 31 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 30 (13.82%) XSLT
10 28 (12.90%) XML
10 28 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 26 (11.98%) Spring
12 23 (10.60%) REST
13 21 (9.68%) Hibernate
13 21 (9.68%) JSON
13 21 (9.68%) Spring Integration
14 20 (9.22%) Web Services
15 18 (8.29%) Classic ASP
16 15 (6.91%) WPF
17 14 (6.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.22%) Equities
2 20 (9.22%) Derivative
2 20 (9.22%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (0.92%) GIS
5 2 (0.92%) ASTM
5 2 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.96%) Windows
2 10 (4.61%) Windows 7
3 6 (2.76%) UNIX
3 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.92%) Solaris
4 2 (0.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.46%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.95%) MVC
2 53 (24.42%) OO
3 26 (11.98%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (10.60%) Web Development
5 22 (10.14%) Software Engineering
6 21 (9.68%) OOD
6 21 (9.68%) Project Management
7 20 (9.22%) Software Testing
7 20 (9.22%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.29%) OOP
9 14 (6.45%) Logistics
10 12 (5.53%) Scrum
11 10 (4.61%) Software Architecture
11 10 (4.61%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.15%) Test Scripting
12 9 (4.15%) Automated Testing
13 8 (3.69%) Workflow
14 7 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.23%) Business Analysis
14 7 (3.23%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (100.00%) VB
2 167 (76.96%) C#
3 149 (68.66%) JavaScript
4 102 (47.00%) VB.NET
5 81 (37.33%) SQL
6 61 (28.11%) Java
7 38 (17.51%) T-SQL
8 27 (12.44%) C++
8 27 (12.44%) PL/SQL
9 19 (8.76%) VBScript
10 12 (5.53%) Lua
11 9 (4.15%) C
12 5 (2.30%) VBA
13 4 (1.84%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.84%) Ruby
13 4 (1.84%) XPath
14 1 (0.46%) ABAP
14 1 (0.46%) Korn
14 1 (0.46%) Perl
14 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (10.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.46%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.61%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.69%) QA
3 2 (0.92%) HL7
3 2 (0.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (28.11%) Oracle
2 49 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.38%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.38%) EMC
3 3 (1.38%) Citrix
3 3 (1.38%) Remedy
4 2 (0.92%) ESRI
4 2 (0.92%) HP
5 1 (0.46%) SAP
5 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum excellent employee benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-45k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £1 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Proteus Europe
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago