The table below looks at the statistics for the VB6 Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VB6 Developer
Rank 871 882 845
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 19 37 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.031% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.033% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 49
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VB6 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

VB6 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VB6 Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 Developer within the UK.

VB6 Developer Salary Trend in the UK

VB6 Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 Developer over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

VB6 Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

VB6 Developer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 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
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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
England +8 18 £37,500 +7.14% 2
South East +9 6 £38,750 +4.72%
Surrey - 5 £40,000 -
Nottingham +3 4 £36,250 -
East Midlands +3 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Nottinghamshire +2 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Yorkshire +10 2 £26,000 -
North West +10 2 £31,750 +5.83% 1
London - 2 £46,250 -
Chertsey - 2 £37,500 -
Merseyside +12 1 £26,000 -27.77%
Liverpool +10 1 £26,000 -27.77%
East of England +4 1 - -
West Yorkshire +3 1 £26,000 -
Bradford -19 1 £26,000 -
Chessington - 1 £37,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £26,000 -
Rochester - 1 £32,500 -
Stockton-on-Tees - 1 £26,000 -
Warrington - 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Durham - 1 £26,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £32,500 -
North East - 1 £26,000 - 1
City of London - 1 £55,000 -
Scotland - 1 £26,000 -

VB6 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title.

1 58 (100.00%) VB
1 58 (100.00%) VB6
2 36 (62.07%) SQL
3 32 (55.17%) .NET
4 28 (48.28%) VB.NET
5 24 (41.38%) C#
6 18 (31.03%) T-SQL
6 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
7 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
8 12 (20.69%) SDLC
9 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (17.24%) WinForms
10 10 (17.24%) Finance
11 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) XSLT
12 8 (13.79%) Classic ASP
13 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
13 7 (12.07%) Oracle
14 6 (10.34%) HTML
14 6 (10.34%) Windows
15 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
15 5 (8.62%) CSS
15 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
15 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
15 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (8.62%) Scrum
15 5 (8.62%) XML
15 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (8.62%) Ajax
15 5 (8.62%) jQuery

VB6 Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited VB6 Developer in their job title 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 with VB6 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 10 (17.24%) WinForms
3 9 (15.52%) XSLT
4 8 (13.79%) Classic ASP
5 6 (10.34%) HTML
6 5 (8.62%) XML
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.62%) CSS
6 5 (8.62%) Ajax
6 5 (8.62%) jQuery
7 4 (6.90%) ActiveX
8 3 (5.17%) WPF
8 3 (5.17%) Web Services
9 2 (3.45%) ADO
10 1 (1.72%) LINQ
10 1 (1.72%) EDI
10 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.45%) ASTM
2 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Unit Testing
2 12 (20.69%) SDLC
3 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) TDD
6 4 (6.90%) MVC
6 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (6.90%) OO
7 3 (5.17%) Time Management
7 3 (5.17%) BDD
8 2 (3.45%) Information Management
9 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.72%) ERP
9 1 (1.72%) Quality Management
9 1 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.72%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) VB
1 58 (100.00%) VB6
2 36 (62.07%) SQL
3 28 (48.28%) VB.NET
4 24 (41.38%) C#
5 18 (31.03%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.90%) XPath
8 3 (5.17%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.72%) C++
10 1 (1.72%) VBScript
10 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) HL7
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com