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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 85 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
421 424 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.65% 51.27% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 402 413 422
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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

VB6
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Qt
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET