The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 36 17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 0.66% 4.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.10% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
VB6
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 91 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 52.00% 60.26% 45.78%
Number of salaries quoted 35 64 25
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VB6
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft