The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 51 68 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.85% 0.48% 4.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.21% 0.81% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 13
Average salary £43,250 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
428 372 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 67.72% 59.90% 64.93%
Number of salaries quoted 378 317 284
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

VB6
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +18 10 £40,000 +60.00% 5
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £45,000 -
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 22 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) Visual Studio
3 19 (86.36%) VB.NET
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) C#
4 13 (59.09%) HTML
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) VBA
6 11 (50.00%) XML
7 10 (45.45%) OOP
7 10 (45.45%) OO
8 9 (40.91%) CRM
8 9 (40.91%) Workflow
8 9 (40.91%) Sage
8 9 (40.91%) Infragistics
8 9 (40.91%) MS Office
8 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 9 (40.91%) WinForms
8 9 (40.91%) WPF
8 9 (40.91%) WF
8 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
8 9 (40.91%) LINQ
8 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
8 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (40.91%) Line 500
8 9 (40.91%) SharePoint

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
1 9 (40.91%) SharePoint Server
2 7 (31.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (40.91%) Line 500
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Visual Studio
2 9 (40.91%) NetAdvantage
2 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (40.91%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) VB.NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Lead Developer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) VB6 Developer
8 1 (4.55%) VB Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) WinForms
4 9 (40.91%) WPF
4 9 (40.91%) WF
4 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
4 9 (40.91%) LINQ
5 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) J2EE
6 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 2 (9.09%) JSF
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
7 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) OOP
1 10 (45.45%) OO
2 9 (40.91%) CRM
2 9 (40.91%) Workflow
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Web Development
4 1 (4.55%) Change Control
4 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) VB
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 19 (86.36%) VB.NET
4 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (59.09%) C#
5 11 (50.00%) VBA
6 2 (9.09%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Sage
2 9 (40.91%) Infragistics
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago