The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 73 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.16% 1.56% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 2.56% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 10
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
413 390 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 66.83% 60.75% 73.20%
Number of salaries quoted 384 342 416
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent -13 1 £37,500 +50.00%
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C++ Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate C++ Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate Oracle Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Graduate SQL Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Developer
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
2 5 (83.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle