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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 184 205 197
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 24 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 0.54% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 25
Average salary £57,500 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.38% -8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
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
2342 2776 2774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.86% 52.82% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 2390 2372
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Guildford +16 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Chertsey - 2 £40,000 -
Leatherhead -1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
Egham - 1 £30,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 53 (100.00%) VB
2 48 (90.57%) C#
3 46 (86.79%) .NET
4 39 (73.58%) Finance
5 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
6 31 (58.49%) Windows
7 30 (56.60%) Java
8 26 (49.06%) SQL
9 25 (47.17%) VB.NET
10 22 (41.51%) C++
11 21 (39.62%) Equities
11 21 (39.62%) Derivative
12 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.53%) Software Testing
13 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (22.64%) Logistics
15 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
15 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle
16 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
16 9 (16.98%) MVC
16 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
17 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
18 6 (11.32%) Time Management
18 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
18 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
18 6 (11.32%) MS Office

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (9.43%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) Adabas
6 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
7 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (73.58%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) C# Developer
3 14 (26.42%) .NET Developer
4 11 (20.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) VB Developer
6 8 (15.09%) VB6 Developer
7 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Architect
8 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (9.43%) Programmer
9 3 (5.66%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Developer
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (3.77%) GUI Developer
10 2 (3.77%) UI Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Test Analyst
11 1 (1.89%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.43%) EJB
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
3 5 (9.43%) J2EE
3 5 (9.43%) HTML
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.43%) Spring
4 4 (7.55%) XSLT
5 3 (5.66%) WinForms
5 3 (5.66%) ADO
5 3 (5.66%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (5.66%) WPF
5 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.89%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Equities
1 21 (39.62%) Derivative
2 13 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.66%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) ASTM
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Software Testing
2 12 (22.64%) Logistics
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.98%) MVC
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Time Management
7 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) Scrum
9 2 (3.77%) Information Management
10 1 (1.89%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) VB
2 48 (90.57%) C#
3 32 (60.38%) JavaScript
4 30 (56.60%) Java
5 26 (49.06%) SQL
6 25 (47.17%) VB.NET
7 22 (41.51%) C++
8 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
9 4 (7.55%) PL/SQL
9 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 4 (7.55%) XPath
10 1 (1.89%) VBA
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) HL7
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) HP
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