The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 54 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.93% 0.72% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 1.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £25,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
258 348 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 60.14% 62.93% 57.21%
Number of salaries quoted 227 332 366
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

VB6
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Suffolk

VB6
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +10 2 £27,500 +27.90%
VB6
East of England

VB6
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Android SDK

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Junior
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VBA
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
Suffolk
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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