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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 191 207 217
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Permanent jobs citing VB6 23 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.21% 0.079%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% 0.41% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 2
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,500 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
2303 2716 2596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 50.46% 52.79% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2036 2337 2229
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +11 4 £27,500 -25.67%
Epsom - 3 £27,500 -
Chertsey - 1 £37,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (100.00%) VB
2 45 (97.83%) C#
2 45 (97.83%) .NET
3 34 (73.91%) Java
4 33 (71.74%) Windows
5 32 (69.57%) C++
6 28 (60.87%) Finance
7 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
8 23 (50.00%) Equities
8 23 (50.00%) Derivative
9 21 (45.65%) Software Testing
10 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
11 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
12 15 (32.61%) SQL
13 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
14 10 (21.74%) Oracle
14 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (19.57%) Ruby
16 8 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
17 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
18 6 (13.04%) XSLT
18 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
18 6 (13.04%) XPath
19 5 (10.87%) SDLC
19 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
19 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
19 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (60.87%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (93.48%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (47.83%) .NET Developer
4 21 (45.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) VB6 Developer
5 6 (13.04%) VB Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Junior
6 4 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) Graduate Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) C# Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) VB Programmer
9 1 (2.17%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (13.04%) XSLT
4 4 (8.70%) HTML
4 4 (8.70%) ADO
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.17%) LAMP
6 1 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (2.17%) XML
6 1 (2.17%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (50.00%) Equities
1 23 (50.00%) Derivative
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) ASTM
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) Software Testing
2 5 (10.87%) SDLC
2 5 (10.87%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.52%) Information Management
3 3 (6.52%) Scrum
3 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (4.35%) CRM
4 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (2.17%) Time Management
5 1 (2.17%) Web Development
5 1 (2.17%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
5 1 (2.17%) MVC
5 1 (2.17%) Logistics
5 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) VB
2 45 (97.83%) C#
3 34 (73.91%) Java
4 32 (69.57%) C++
5 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
6 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
7 15 (32.61%) SQL
8 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
9 9 (19.57%) Ruby
10 7 (15.22%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.04%) XPath
12 3 (6.52%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (2.17%) PHP
13 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) HL7
2 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) HP
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