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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 27 35
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent - 6.13% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 9.74% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 6
Average salary - £32,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
123 195 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 62.76% 62.90% 73.49%
Number of salaries quoted 107 152 147
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) C
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) VBScript
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) OOP
4 3 (30.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Back Office
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (20.00%) COM+
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
5 1 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) COM+
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) OOP
1 3 (30.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (50.00%) VBScript
2 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle