The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 2.65% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £28,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
VB6
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 79 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.41% 52.32% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 46 62 96
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £25,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

VB6
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Stevenage

VB6
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) LAN

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Silverlight
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft