The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 35 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.20% 1.06% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.80% 1.48% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Median salary - £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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

Programming Languages Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 135 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 66.47% 71.43% 58.10%
Number of salaries quoted 89 124 100
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB6
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

VB6
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) Online Gambling
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript