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 1 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 211 230 207
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB6 24 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.19% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 0.35% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 32
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2980 3155 3369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.56% 55.69% 56.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2724 2886
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,600
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 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 1 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 12 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Somerset - 5 £30,250 - 1
Dorset +15 3 £34,000 +70.00%
Bristol +11 2 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £45,000 -
VB6
England

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 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 78 (100.00%) VB
2 71 (91.03%) .NET
3 68 (87.18%) C#
4 54 (69.23%) SQL
5 53 (67.95%) SQL Server
6 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
6 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 45 (57.69%) C++
8 38 (48.72%) XML
9 35 (44.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (38.46%) WCF
11 28 (35.90%) .NET Framework
11 28 (35.90%) Visual Studio
12 25 (32.05%) IIS
12 25 (32.05%) COM+
12 25 (32.05%) ADO.NET
12 25 (32.05%) Windows
13 23 (29.49%) T-SQL
14 22 (28.21%) VB.NET
14 22 (28.21%) HTML
15 21 (26.92%) MVC
16 20 (25.64%) VC++
17 18 (23.08%) Classic ASP
18 17 (21.79%) Mentoring
19 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
19 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
19 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
19 16 (20.51%) WinForms
20 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (19.23%) Crystal Reports

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 25 (32.05%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (20.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (19.23%) SAP Business One
2 2 (2.56%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (67.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.69%) MS Access
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.85%) DTS
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.28%) MySQL
9 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (44.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (35.90%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.41%) FinalBuilder
3 5 (6.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (3.85%) Ranorex
4 3 (3.85%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.28%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (91.03%) Developer
2 31 (39.74%) .NET Developer
3 23 (29.49%) C# Developer
4 20 (25.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (24.36%) Software Developer
6 16 (20.51%) SQL Developer
7 14 (17.95%) Senior Developer
7 14 (17.95%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (11.54%) VB Developer
8 9 (11.54%) VB6 Developer
9 8 (10.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 8 (10.26%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (6.41%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Junior
10 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (6.41%) SSIS Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Analyst
11 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (91.03%) .NET
2 48 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 38 (48.72%) XML
4 30 (38.46%) WCF
5 28 (35.90%) .NET Framework
6 25 (32.05%) ADO.NET
6 25 (32.05%) COM+
7 22 (28.21%) HTML
8 18 (23.08%) Classic ASP
9 16 (20.51%) WinForms
10 15 (19.23%) COM
11 12 (15.38%) CSS
12 8 (10.26%) Web Services
13 7 (8.97%) jQuery
13 7 (8.97%) WSDL
13 7 (8.97%) XML Schema
13 7 (8.97%) XSL
14 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
14 5 (6.41%) MFC
15 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.28%) Android
2 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.92%) MVC
2 17 (21.79%) Mentoring
3 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
4 15 (19.23%) SDLC
5 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
6 8 (10.26%) Migration
7 6 (7.69%) Load Testing
7 6 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 5 (6.41%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.41%) Data Migration
8 5 (6.41%) Process Management
8 5 (6.41%) Software Delivery
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.13%) Scrum
9 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.85%) Mobile Development
10 3 (3.85%) Project Management
10 3 (3.85%) Web Development
11 2 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) VB
2 68 (87.18%) C#
3 54 (69.23%) SQL
4 45 (57.69%) C++
5 23 (29.49%) T-SQL
6 22 (28.21%) VB.NET
7 20 (25.64%) VC++
8 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
9 11 (14.10%) VBScript
10 3 (3.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 3 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Degree
1 15 (19.23%) MCPD
1 15 (19.23%) MCTS
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (19.23%) SAP
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
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