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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.33% 7.08% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.13% 12.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 45.35% 55.75% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 72
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) ISEB
4 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 1 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) PVCS
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) MSI
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) MSMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft