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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 354 300 305
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 88 151 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.86% 1.35% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87 143 114
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
10177 11198 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.55% 48.89% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8708 9748 9706
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +26 25 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Hampshire +15 21 £40,000 +2.56% 2
East Sussex -23 15 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Oxfordshire +12 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Berkshire -5 7 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Kent -11 5 £40,000 -1.84% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £40,750 -5.78% 1
West Sussex -7 1 £41,250 -2.94% 2
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 202 (100.00%) VB
2 185 (91.58%) .NET
3 165 (81.68%) C#
4 131 (64.85%) SQL Server
5 117 (57.92%) JavaScript
6 109 (53.96%) ASP.NET
7 98 (48.51%) VB.NET
8 91 (45.05%) HTML
9 84 (41.58%) Finance
10 69 (34.16%) CSS
11 68 (33.66%) Windows
12 54 (26.73%) SQL
13 48 (23.76%) Java
14 47 (23.27%) jQuery
15 43 (21.29%) OO
16 40 (19.80%) Microsoft
16 40 (19.80%) SQL Server 2008
17 37 (18.32%) MVC
18 36 (17.82%) XML
18 36 (17.82%) XSLT
18 36 (17.82%) Visual Studio
19 35 (17.33%) WCF
19 35 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
20 33 (16.34%) Degree
20 33 (16.34%) C++
21 32 (15.84%) Oracle
22 29 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
22 29 (14.36%) Software Testing
22 29 (14.36%) T-SQL
23 27 (13.37%) SQL Server 2000

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (1.49%) IIS
1 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.49%) Documentum
2 2 (0.99%) JBoss
2 2 (0.99%) Apache
2 2 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.50%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 20 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.44%) MS Office
3 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (64.85%) SQL Server
2 40 (19.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (17.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (13.37%) SQL Server 2000
4 27 (13.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (11.88%) SQLite
6 18 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (8.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (6.93%) MySQL
8 12 (5.94%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.98%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 3 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (17.82%) Visual Studio
2 29 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (7.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.48%) Maven
5 3 (1.49%) Subversion
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.50%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.50%) ProC
General
1 84 (41.58%) Finance
2 12 (5.94%) Retail
3 3 (1.49%) Military
4 2 (0.99%) Banking
4 2 (0.99%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.50%) Publishing
5 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 166 (82.18%) Developer
2 67 (33.17%) C# Developer
3 50 (24.75%) .NET Developer
4 37 (18.32%) Senior Developer
5 36 (17.82%) Software Developer
6 32 (15.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 19 (9.41%) WPF Developer
7 19 (9.41%) Analyst
8 18 (8.91%) Programmer
9 13 (6.44%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.95%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.95%) Applications Support
11 10 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 9 (4.46%) VB6 Developer
12 9 (4.46%) C# Programmer
12 9 (4.46%) Applications Support Analyst
12 9 (4.46%) VB Developer
13 8 (3.96%) VB.NET Developer
13 8 (3.96%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (91.58%) .NET
2 109 (53.96%) ASP.NET
3 91 (45.05%) HTML
4 69 (34.16%) CSS
5 47 (23.27%) jQuery
6 36 (17.82%) XML
6 36 (17.82%) XSLT
7 35 (17.33%) WCF
8 27 (13.37%) WPF
9 25 (12.38%) LINQ
10 23 (11.39%) WinForms
11 22 (10.89%) Web Services
12 21 (10.40%) Entity Framework
13 20 (9.90%) .NET Framework
14 14 (6.93%) REST
15 12 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.94%) AngularJS
16 9 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 9 (4.46%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (4.46%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.88%) Equities
2 24 (11.88%) Derivative
3 19 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.48%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.49%) ASTM
7 2 (0.99%) Replication
7 2 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.99%) GIS
7 2 (0.99%) Statistics
7 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 68 (33.66%) Windows
2 12 (5.94%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.97%) Windows XP
5 4 (1.98%) UNIX
6 1 (0.50%) HPUX
6 1 (0.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.29%) OO
2 37 (18.32%) MVC
3 29 (14.36%) Software Testing
4 26 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (8.42%) Software Architecture
6 15 (7.43%) TDD
7 14 (6.93%) Software Engineering
7 14 (6.93%) OOP
8 13 (6.44%) Scrum
9 12 (5.94%) SDLC
10 9 (4.46%) Test Scripting
10 9 (4.46%) Automated Testing
10 9 (4.46%) Project Management
11 7 (3.47%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (3.47%) Web Development
11 7 (3.47%) Fund Management
11 7 (3.47%) Line Management
11 7 (3.47%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.47%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (2.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 202 (100.00%) VB
2 165 (81.68%) C#
3 117 (57.92%) JavaScript
4 98 (48.51%) VB.NET
5 54 (26.73%) SQL
6 48 (23.76%) Java
7 33 (16.34%) C++
8 29 (14.36%) T-SQL
9 24 (11.88%) Lua
10 19 (9.41%) PL/SQL
11 9 (4.46%) Ruby
11 9 (4.46%) VBA
11 9 (4.46%) C
12 6 (2.97%) XPath
13 5 (2.48%) VBScript
14 3 (1.49%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.50%) Korn
16 1 (0.50%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.50%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 33 (16.34%) Degree
2 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.49%) MCAD
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.89%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.96%) QA
3 3 (1.49%) HL7
3 3 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 32 (15.84%) Oracle
3 3 (1.49%) Business Objects
3 3 (1.49%) EMC
3 3 (1.49%) Citrix
3 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (0.99%) HP
4 2 (0.99%) ESRI
5 1 (0.50%) Remedy
5 1 (0.50%) SAP
5 1 (0.50%) IBM
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Middlesex
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
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Salary: c35-50k+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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