The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 219 228 213
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing VB6 26 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.87% 0.59% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 34
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2982 3375 3464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.01% 56.72% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2567 2905 2965
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VB6
Salary Trend in the South West

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

VB6 Salary Trend in the South West

VB6
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in the South West

VB6
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +1 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Somerset -1 8 £37,500 -5.06% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Dorset +13 1 £34,000 +70.00%
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for VB6.

1 60 (100.00%) VB
2 51 (85.00%) .NET
3 46 (76.67%) C#
4 41 (68.33%) SQL
4 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
4 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
5 40 (66.67%) C++
6 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
6 31 (51.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (43.33%) XML
8 22 (36.67%) COM+
8 22 (36.67%) ADO.NET
8 22 (36.67%) Windows
8 22 (36.67%) IIS
9 20 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 19 (31.67%) HTML
10 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
11 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
11 18 (30.00%) VC++
12 16 (26.67%) WCF
13 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
14 13 (21.67%) SDLC
15 12 (20.00%) SAP Business One
15 12 (20.00%) Degree
15 12 (20.00%) MCPD
15 12 (20.00%) WinForms
15 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 12 (20.00%) MCTS
15 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (20.00%) MS Excel

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (36.67%) IIS
2 3 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (20.00%) SAP Business One
2 2 (3.33%) Changepoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (11.67%) MS Access
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.00%) DTS
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (51.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.00%) FinalBuilder
3 6 (10.00%) Ranorex
3 6 (10.00%) TestComplete
3 6 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 19 (31.67%) C# Developer
4 16 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.33%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.00%) C++ Developer
8 6 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (8.33%) VB Developer
9 5 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Analyst
10 4 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Test Leader
11 3 (5.00%) Software Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Software Support Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
12 2 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
12 2 (3.33%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) .NET
2 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
3 26 (43.33%) XML
4 22 (36.67%) ADO.NET
4 22 (36.67%) COM+
5 20 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 19 (31.67%) HTML
7 16 (26.67%) WCF
8 12 (20.00%) COM
8 12 (20.00%) WinForms
9 9 (15.00%) Classic ASP
10 6 (10.00%) MFC
11 5 (8.33%) CSS
11 5 (8.33%) jQuery
11 5 (8.33%) Web Services
11 5 (8.33%) WSDL
11 5 (8.33%) XML Schema
11 5 (8.33%) XSL
12 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
13 1 (1.67%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.33%) Mentoring
2 13 (21.67%) SDLC
3 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
5 9 (15.00%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) Load Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.00%) Process Management
7 6 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 4 (6.67%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.00%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.33%) Automation Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Coaching
10 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
11 1 (1.67%) User Stories
11 1 (1.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) VB
2 46 (76.67%) C#
3 41 (68.33%) SQL
4 40 (66.67%) C++
5 19 (31.67%) T-SQL
6 18 (30.00%) VC++
7 11 (18.33%) VB.NET
8 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.67%) VBScript
10 3 (5.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
1 12 (20.00%) MCPD
1 12 (20.00%) MCTS
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.00%) SAP
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) Infragistics
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