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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VB6 Developer
Rank 847 806 867
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +61
Permanent jobs requiring a VB6 Developer 57 65 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.060% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.063% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 51 62 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,150 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- -10.82%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

VB6 Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

VB6 Developer
Top 30 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 22 August 2014. 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 -15 57 £35,000 - 8
South East -4 20 £35,000 -17.64% 5
East Sussex - 11 £35,000 -
Brighton - 11 £35,000 -
East of England -7 7 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -28 7 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands -3 5 £37,500 +20.96% 1
London -8 5 £52,500 +16.66%
Leeds -27 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
West Yorkshire -36 5 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire -44 5 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £35,000 -
South West - 4 £35,000 -
Lancashire -2 3 £30,750 -14.58%
Warrington -24 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Cheshire -28 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Dorset - 3 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Solihull - 3 £37,500 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £35,000 -
Chorley - 3 £31,500 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £35,000 -
Oxford - 2 £43,750 - 1
Herefordshire - 2 £25,500 -
Preston -1 1 £30,000 -18.91%

VB6 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) VB
1 107 (100.00%) VB6
2 97 (90.65%) .NET
3 84 (78.50%) VB.NET
4 70 (65.42%) SQL Server
5 60 (56.07%) C#
6 58 (54.21%) SQL
7 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET
7 24 (22.43%) Windows
8 22 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (19.63%) .NET Framework
10 19 (17.76%) XML
11 18 (16.82%) Oracle
12 17 (15.89%) Finance
13 13 (12.15%) Crystal Reports
14 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
14 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
15 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
15 11 (10.28%) HTML
15 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL
16 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
16 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2005
16 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (8.41%) Scrum
17 9 (8.41%) ActiveX
17 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
18 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
18 8 (7.48%) Android
19 7 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
19 7 (6.54%) MVVM

VB6 Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 3 (2.80%) MODX
Applications
1 10 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (65.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (9.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (5.61%) MySQL
7 5 (4.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.74%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.80%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (3.74%) Subversion
5 3 (2.80%) TestComplete
5 3 (2.80%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.80%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.93%) NUnit
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
General
1 17 (15.89%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Billing
3 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Advertising
4 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (90.65%) .NET
2 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET
3 21 (19.63%) .NET Framework
4 19 (17.76%) XML
5 11 (10.28%) HTML
6 9 (8.41%) ActiveX
7 7 (6.54%) WPF
8 6 (5.61%) ODBC
8 6 (5.61%) CSS
9 5 (4.67%) XSL
9 5 (4.67%) XSLT
10 3 (2.80%) ADO
10 3 (2.80%) SOAP
10 3 (2.80%) Web Services
10 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.80%) .NET Compact Framework
11 2 (1.87%) XHTML
11 2 (1.87%) ADO.NET
11 2 (1.87%) COM
11 2 (1.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.67%) SWIFT
2 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Kindle
4 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.43%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.41%) Scrum
2 8 (7.48%) Software Engineering
3 7 (6.54%) MVVM
3 7 (6.54%) Migration
4 6 (5.61%) OOP
4 6 (5.61%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (5.61%) Release Management
4 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
4 6 (5.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (4.67%) CRM
5 5 (4.67%) OOD
5 5 (4.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (2.80%) Data Management
6 3 (2.80%) Asset Management
6 3 (2.80%) OO
6 3 (2.80%) Data Modelling
6 3 (2.80%) Service Management
6 3 (2.80%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) VB
1 107 (100.00%) VB6
2 84 (78.50%) VB.NET
3 60 (56.07%) C#
4 58 (54.21%) SQL
5 12 (11.21%) JavaScript
6 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
6 11 (10.28%) PL/SQL
7 5 (4.67%) VBA
8 4 (3.74%) PHP
9 3 (2.80%) VBScript
10 2 (1.87%) Java
11 1 (0.93%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (16.82%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.61%) Apple
4 3 (2.80%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.93%) Telerik
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