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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 386 371 363
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 65 104 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.66% 1.00% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 59 99 100
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
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
9904 10354 11619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.26% 48.49% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8795 8872 10010
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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 23 £45,000 +5.88% 2
West Sussex +10 20 £25,000 -42.85%
Oxfordshire +2 12 £27,500 -38.88%
Hampshire -25 6 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Surrey -9 3 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 1 £35,000 -6.66%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 141 (100.00%) VB
2 132 (93.62%) .NET
3 127 (90.07%) C#
4 98 (69.50%) SQL Server
5 91 (64.54%) VB.NET
5 91 (64.54%) SQL
6 78 (55.32%) ASP.NET
7 67 (47.52%) HTML
8 57 (40.43%) Visual Studio
9 54 (38.30%) CSS
10 51 (36.17%) Degree
11 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 46 (32.62%) XML
12 46 (32.62%) Finance
13 42 (29.79%) T-SQL
14 40 (28.37%) WPF
15 37 (26.24%) PL/SQL
16 36 (25.53%) MS Excel
16 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
17 35 (24.82%) Oracle
18 32 (22.70%) VBScript
18 32 (22.70%) .NET Framework
19 30 (21.28%) LINQ
20 28 (19.86%) OO
20 28 (19.86%) jQuery
21 25 (17.73%) SQLite
21 25 (17.73%) ISO 9001
21 25 (17.73%) Computer Science
22 24 (17.02%) ITIL
23 23 (16.31%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (4.96%) IIS
2 4 (2.84%) Captiva
2 4 (2.84%) Documentum
2 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (69.50%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.73%) SQLite
3 19 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (9.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
7 9 (6.38%) MS Access
8 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 57 (40.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.84%) Serena SBM
2 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.13%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (32.62%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Banking
3 8 (5.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.84%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 130 (92.20%) Developer
2 82 (58.16%) C# Developer
3 66 (46.81%) .NET Developer
4 35 (24.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (21.99%) Applications Developer
5 31 (21.99%) VB.NET Developer
6 29 (20.57%) C# Application Developer
7 25 (17.73%) C# WPF Developer
7 25 (17.73%) WPF Developer
8 22 (15.60%) Junior
9 21 (14.89%) Junior Developer
10 20 (14.18%) C# Web Applications Developer
10 20 (14.18%) C# Web Developer
10 20 (14.18%) Web Applications Developer
10 20 (14.18%) Web Developer
11 18 (12.77%) HTML Developer
12 17 (12.06%) C# VB.NET Developer
12 17 (12.06%) Junior .NET Developer
13 15 (10.64%) Senior Developer
14 14 (9.93%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (93.62%) .NET
2 78 (55.32%) ASP.NET
3 67 (47.52%) HTML
4 54 (38.30%) CSS
5 46 (32.62%) XML
6 40 (28.37%) WPF
7 32 (22.70%) .NET Framework
8 30 (21.28%) LINQ
9 28 (19.86%) jQuery
10 23 (16.31%) Classic ASP
10 23 (16.31%) Entity Framework
10 23 (16.31%) Web Services
11 21 (14.89%) HTML5
12 20 (14.18%) AngularJS
12 20 (14.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (14.18%) JSON
13 19 (13.48%) CSS3
13 19 (13.48%) SOAP
14 18 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (9.22%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.22%) W3C
3 6 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.84%) Chemistry
4 4 (2.84%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.84%) Physics
5 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.96%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
2 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) OO
2 24 (17.02%) ITIL
3 15 (10.64%) Web Development
4 13 (9.22%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.09%) MVC
5 10 (7.09%) Web Accessibility
6 8 (5.67%) CRM
7 6 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.26%) ERP
7 6 (4.26%) Multithreading
7 6 (4.26%) UML
8 5 (3.55%) Scrum
9 4 (2.84%) Coaching
9 4 (2.84%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.84%) Feature Driven Development
9 4 (2.84%) Issue Tracking
9 4 (2.84%) Project Management
9 4 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.84%) Validation
10 3 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 141 (100.00%) VB
2 127 (90.07%) C#
3 91 (64.54%) SQL
3 91 (64.54%) VB.NET
4 47 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 42 (29.79%) T-SQL
6 37 (26.24%) PL/SQL
7 32 (22.70%) VBScript
8 11 (7.80%) C
9 9 (6.38%) Java
10 6 (4.26%) VBA
11 4 (2.84%) C++
12 3 (2.13%) ActionScript
12 3 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (36.17%) Degree
2 8 (5.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.73%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 35 (24.82%) Oracle
3 10 (7.09%) Telerik
4 4 (2.84%) EMC
4 4 (2.84%) Serena
5 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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