The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 204 188 195
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.10% 0.69% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 1.38% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1912 2245 2287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 49.21% 50.13% 52.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1729 1951 1940
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

VB6
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Surrey

VB6
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Thames Ditton - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £40,000 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (100.00%) VB
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) VB.NET
3 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
3 19 (73.08%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
5 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (46.15%) SDLC
6 12 (46.15%) Scrum
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
7 11 (42.31%) C#
8 7 (26.92%) Degree
8 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) CSS
10 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
11 3 (11.54%) Java
11 3 (11.54%) C++
12 2 (7.69%) Delphi
12 2 (7.69%) COM+
12 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
12 2 (7.69%) Web Services
12 2 (7.69%) XML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) JBoss
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) .NET Developer
3 16 (61.54%) VB.NET Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Junior
4 14 (53.85%) Junior Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Junior VB.NET Developer
5 13 (50.00%) Senior Developer
6 12 (46.15%) Senior .NET Developer
7 10 (38.46%) Senior VB.NET Developer
8 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
9 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 2 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
11 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
11 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
11 1 (3.85%) Junior C# Developer
11 1 (3.85%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.69%) Ajax
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 2 (7.69%) COM+
5 2 (7.69%) Flash
5 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
5 2 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) WinForms
5 2 (7.69%) XHTML
5 2 (7.69%) XML
6 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Derivative
2 2 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Scrum
2 12 (46.15%) SDLC
3 2 (7.69%) Analytics
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) ERP
3 2 (7.69%) Front End Development
3 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITSM
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 21 (80.77%) VB.NET
3 19 (73.08%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 11 (42.31%) C#
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (11.54%) C++
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
8 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
8 2 (7.69%) Delphi
8 2 (7.69%) R
9 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle