The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 94 60 86
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 37 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.33% 2.97% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 5.04% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 10
Average salary £34,000 £29,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.23% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £24,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
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VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

VB6
Salary Trend in Wales

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Wales

VB6
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
North Wales +3 1 £35,000 +2.18%
South Wales -25 1 £32,500 +8.33% 1
VB6
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VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (100.00%) VB
1 23 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) XML
3 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) C#
6 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 10 (43.48%) Ajax
7 9 (39.13%) WCF
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
8 8 (34.78%) SOAP
8 8 (34.78%) UML
9 7 (30.43%) Web Services
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
10 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
11 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
12 4 (17.39%) XPath
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
12 4 (17.39%) OOD
12 4 (17.39%) OO
12 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
12 4 (17.39%) XSLT

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) LiveLink
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 6 (26.09%) RDBMS
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (4.35%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) VB.NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) VB Developer
4 4 (17.39%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) VB Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) VB Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) XML
3 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 10 (43.48%) Ajax
4 9 (39.13%) WCF
4 9 (39.13%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) SOAP
6 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
8 4 (17.39%) XSLT
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (8.70%) REST
9 2 (8.70%) WPF
10 1 (4.35%) WinForms
10 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
10 1 (4.35%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) EPoS
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Robotics
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) UML
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) OOD
2 4 (17.39%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) VB
1 23 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 14 (60.87%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) XPath
5 4 (17.39%) VBA
6 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.70%) VC++
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
Wales
Adderley featherstone
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago