The first table below looks at the demand for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 30 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 94 94 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.98% 0.72% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.87% 1.34% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 8
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
697 674 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 52.72% 53.66% 40.43%
Number of salaries quoted 639 579 506
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
South East

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

VB6
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

VB6 Salary Trend in West Sussex

VB6
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley +12 9 £42,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 24 (100.00%) VB
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
4 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
5 14 (58.33%) SQL
6 13 (54.17%) HTML
7 12 (50.00%) CSS
7 12 (50.00%) Finance
8 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
9 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 9 (37.50%) OO
10 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
11 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (29.17%) Web Services
12 5 (20.83%) Oracle
12 5 (20.83%) Workflow
12 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
13 4 (16.67%) JIRA
13 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (16.67%) Windows
14 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
14 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
15 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
15 2 (8.33%) MVC
15 2 (8.33%) MySQL
15 2 (8.33%) Web Development
15 2 (8.33%) QA
15 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) DTS
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) VB Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (8.33%) VB Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (4.17%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (54.17%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) jQuery
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OO
2 5 (20.83%) Workflow
2 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (75.00%) C#
3 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 14 (58.33%) SQL
5 11 (45.83%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle