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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 186 213 211
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -2
Permanent jobs citing VB6 25 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.56% 0.12% 0.062%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
2281 2642 2415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.96% 53.31% 50.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2035 2245 2033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 1 September 2015. 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
Epsom - 3 £24,750 -
Guildford - 3 £27,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 52 (100.00%) VB
2 51 (98.08%) .NET
3 46 (88.46%) C#
4 32 (61.54%) Java
5 31 (59.62%) C++
6 30 (57.69%) Windows
7 27 (51.92%) Finance
8 25 (48.08%) VB.NET
9 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
9 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
10 21 (40.38%) Software Testing
10 21 (40.38%) Derivative
10 21 (40.38%) Equities
11 20 (38.46%) SQL
12 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
12 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Oracle
13 10 (19.23%) Ruby
14 9 (17.31%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
14 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (15.38%) Scrum
15 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (15.38%) SDLC
15 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
17 6 (11.54%) Windows XP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
General
1 27 (51.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (94.23%) Developer
2 27 (51.92%) .NET Developer
3 22 (42.31%) C# Developer
3 22 (42.31%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Junior Developer
4 11 (21.15%) Junior
5 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) VB Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Programmer
7 3 (5.77%) Graduate
7 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (98.08%) .NET
2 9 (17.31%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (11.54%) XSLT
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
4 5 (9.62%) HTML
5 4 (7.69%) ADO
6 3 (5.77%) CSS
6 3 (5.77%) Web Services
7 1 (1.92%) XML
7 1 (1.92%) jQuery
7 1 (1.92%) JDBC
7 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
7 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.92%) Spring
7 1 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Equities
1 21 (40.38%) Derivative
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.77%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.77%) ASTM
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (57.69%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Software Testing
2 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Scrum
3 8 (15.38%) SDLC
4 5 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (5.77%) CRM
5 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) Information Management
6 2 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (1.92%) Regression Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.92%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) VB
2 46 (88.46%) C#
3 32 (61.54%) Java
4 31 (59.62%) C++
5 25 (48.08%) VB.NET
6 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
7 20 (38.46%) SQL
8 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
8 11 (21.15%) PL/SQL
9 10 (19.23%) Ruby
10 6 (11.54%) XPath
11 3 (5.77%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) HL7
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) HP