The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 3.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £36,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +2.12%
VB6
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 36.54% 58.73% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 12
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,062 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,900 £41,786
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

VB6
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Taunton

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) MCSD
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) RAD
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago