The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 304 300 308
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 143 137 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 1.27% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 135 113 134
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,950 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11029 10785 11586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.76% 49.02% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9474 9443 10364
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +27 60 £41,250 +23.13% 3
Kent -15 26 £43,250 +12.33% 1
West Sussex +2 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 12 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Berkshire +8 11 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Surrey -2 8 £37,500 +13.63% 4
Oxfordshire -15 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Hampshire -41 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 259 (100.00%) VB
2 237 (91.51%) .NET
3 179 (69.11%) C#
4 162 (62.55%) VB.NET
5 143 (55.21%) SQL Server
6 141 (54.44%) ASP.NET
7 117 (45.17%) SQL
8 108 (41.70%) JavaScript
9 73 (28.19%) CSS
9 73 (28.19%) Visual Studio
9 73 (28.19%) OO
10 72 (27.80%) HTML
11 67 (25.87%) T-SQL
12 56 (21.62%) jQuery
13 55 (21.24%) Microsoft
13 55 (21.24%) MVC
14 50 (19.31%) Windows
14 50 (19.31%) Degree
15 45 (17.37%) Web Services
16 43 (16.60%) .NET Framework
17 40 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
17 40 (15.44%) Finance
18 39 (15.06%) VBScript
19 38 (14.67%) MS Excel
20 37 (14.29%) Oracle
21 36 (13.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 36 (13.90%) Computer Science
22 35 (13.51%) WPF
23 32 (12.36%) Java
23 32 (12.36%) OOD

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (2.32%) IIS
1 6 (2.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.77%) Apache
2 2 (0.77%) Documentum
3 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (14.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) assyst
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) Extranet
2 1 (0.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (55.21%) SQL Server
2 36 (13.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (9.27%) SQLite
3 24 (9.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.34%) MySQL
6 18 (6.95%) DTS
7 16 (6.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 9 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.70%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.39%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 73 (28.19%) Visual Studio
2 40 (15.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.27%) Maven
4 9 (3.47%) JIRA
5 7 (2.70%) Subversion
6 6 (2.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (2.32%) NUnit
7 4 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.54%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.39%) NCover
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 40 (15.44%) Finance
2 12 (4.63%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.86%) Publishing
3 10 (3.86%) Retail
4 7 (2.70%) Legal
5 5 (1.93%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.77%) Advertising
6 2 (0.77%) Electronics
6 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.77%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 231 (89.19%) Developer
2 84 (32.43%) .NET Developer
3 83 (32.05%) C# Developer
4 55 (21.24%) Software Developer
5 44 (16.99%) VB Developer
6 40 (15.44%) VB6 Developer
7 34 (13.13%) Senior Developer
8 31 (11.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 29 (11.20%) Web Developer
10 21 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (6.95%) VB.NET Developer
12 16 (6.18%) C# Software Developer
12 16 (6.18%) Java Developer
13 15 (5.79%) Programmer
14 14 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (5.41%) Analyst
15 12 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (4.25%) SQL Developer
17 10 (3.86%) Analyst Programmer
17 10 (3.86%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (91.51%) .NET
2 141 (54.44%) ASP.NET
3 73 (28.19%) CSS
4 72 (27.80%) HTML
5 56 (21.62%) jQuery
6 45 (17.37%) Web Services
7 43 (16.60%) .NET Framework
8 35 (13.51%) WPF
9 32 (12.36%) WCF
10 26 (10.04%) AngularJS
11 25 (9.65%) LINQ
12 24 (9.27%) JSON
12 24 (9.27%) Spring
12 24 (9.27%) REST
12 24 (9.27%) Spring Integration
12 24 (9.27%) Hibernate
13 22 (8.49%) XML
14 21 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (7.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (7.34%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.90%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.18%) N-Tier
3 10 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.09%) FMCG
5 6 (2.32%) Data Extraction
6 4 (1.54%) EPoS
6 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.77%) GIS
9 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.31%) Windows
2 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.77%) UNIX
3 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
3 2 (0.77%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.39%) Android
4 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (28.19%) OO
2 55 (21.24%) MVC
3 32 (12.36%) OOD
4 19 (7.34%) BDD
4 19 (7.34%) Business Analysis
4 19 (7.34%) Web Development
5 17 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.18%) TDD
6 16 (6.18%) E-Commerce
7 14 (5.41%) OOP
8 10 (3.86%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (3.86%) Unit Testing
9 9 (3.47%) Workflow
10 8 (3.09%) Scrum
10 8 (3.09%) PRINCE2
10 8 (3.09%) Software Engineering
10 8 (3.09%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (2.70%) Waterfall
11 7 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 259 (100.00%) VB
2 179 (69.11%) C#
3 162 (62.55%) VB.NET
4 117 (45.17%) SQL
5 108 (41.70%) JavaScript
6 67 (25.87%) T-SQL
7 39 (15.06%) VBScript
8 32 (12.36%) Java
9 24 (9.27%) Lua
9 24 (9.27%) VBA
10 12 (4.63%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.93%) C++
12 3 (1.16%) C
12 3 (1.16%) PHP
13 2 (0.77%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.77%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.39%) Ruby
14 1 (0.39%) XPath
14 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 50 (19.31%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.32%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ISEB
5 1 (0.39%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.27%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.09%) SLA
3 6 (2.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 55 (21.24%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.29%) Oracle
3 9 (3.47%) Remedy
4 4 (1.54%) Citrix
4 4 (1.54%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.39%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.39%) Informatica
West Sussex
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago