The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 102 78
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.59% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.09% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 17
Average salary - £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
VB6
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
624 736 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.37% 54.20% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 528 633 523
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,129 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Adobe
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) AccuRev
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AccuRev
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
2 4 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago