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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 57 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.31% 0.94% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 1.52% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Staffordshire

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
232 132 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 70.95% 61.97% 60.69%
Number of salaries quoted 216 116 129
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 20 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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 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 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