The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 89 80
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.11% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.21% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
407 471 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 50.43% 53.95% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 379 428 396
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VB6
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Southampton