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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 30 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.52% 1.16% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.25% 1.60% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £25,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
138 188 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.44% 72.59% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 152 102
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £21,800 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) OOP
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OOP
1 10 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago