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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 24 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.35% 0.47% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 0.90% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £33,250 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
56 111 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.84% 52.11% 62.77%
Number of salaries quoted 52 89 94
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £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 21 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Product Management
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft