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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 94 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 8 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.60% 2.48% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 4.58% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 4
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £24,000 £18,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £35,000 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
635 677 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 47.53% 54.07% 53.35%
Number of salaries quoted 571 614 470
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 24 July 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
North Wales -2 2 £35,000 +20.68%
South Wales -29 2 £42,500 +39.34% 1
West Wales +5 1 £18,500 -21.27%
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (92.31%) .NET
3 11 (84.62%) VB.NET
4 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
5 6 (46.15%) Electronics
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) C#
6 5 (38.46%) SQL
6 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
6 5 (38.46%) Robotics
6 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
6 5 (38.46%) Avionics
6 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
7 4 (30.77%) WCF
7 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 3 (23.08%) OOD
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) IIS
8 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
8 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
8 3 (23.08%) CSS
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Electronics
2 5 (38.46%) Avionics
2 5 (38.46%) Aerospace
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Developer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) ADO.NET
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (23.08%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (38.46%) Robotics
2 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (84.62%) VB.NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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