The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 16 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 1.56% 2.00% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 39.06% 58.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 32
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
South East

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

VB6
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Sussex

VB6
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) DCOM
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) DAO

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ADO
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) DCOM
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) DAO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle