The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 17 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 4.94% 0.42% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 0.71% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 141 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 51.85% 59.24% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 140 43
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Scrum
3 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Classic ASP
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) VBA
4 6 (60.00%) Internet
4 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) WCF
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
1 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (10.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 6 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) Classic ASP
3 6 (60.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (60.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft