The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 87 58 85
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +27
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 30 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.099% 2.87% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.23% 5.03% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
440 597 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.48% 57.13% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 383 536 413
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,619 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Wales

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

VB6
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the South Wales region.

VB6 Salary Trend in South Wales

VB6
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
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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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend -5 1 £32,500 -
VB6
Wales

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 13 (72.22%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) Ajax
6 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 8 (44.44%) CSS
7 8 (44.44%) SOAP
7 8 (44.44%) UML
8 7 (38.89%) WCF
9 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (33.33%) jQuery
9 6 (33.33%) Web Services
9 6 (33.33%) C#
10 4 (22.22%) XPath
10 4 (22.22%) VBA
10 4 (22.22%) XSLT
10 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 3 (16.67%) OO
11 3 (16.67%) Windows
11 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
11 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) LiveLink
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) VB Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) VB Programmer
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (11.11%) Junior
6 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) CSS
5 8 (44.44%) SOAP
6 7 (38.89%) WCF
7 6 (33.33%) jQuery
7 6 (33.33%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) XSLT
9 3 (16.67%) Classic ASP
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (11.11%) WPF
10 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (11.11%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) UML
2 3 (16.67%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 13 (72.22%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) XPath
5 4 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (11.11%) C
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) VC++
6 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
7 1 (5.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
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