The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 80 85 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.69% 0.84% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 1.41% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 13
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
VB6
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
573 637 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 53.90% 59.37% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 519 568 647
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 29 December 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 - 14 £47,500 -
Horsham -15 3 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Gatwick - 2 £42,500 -
VB6
South East

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 30 (100.00%) VB
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
4 25 (83.33%) Mentoring
5 21 (70.00%) VB.NET
5 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
6 18 (60.00%) Oracle
6 18 (60.00%) PL/SQL
6 18 (60.00%) SQL
7 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (26.67%) CSS
8 8 (26.67%) OO
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 8 (26.67%) HTML
9 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (13.33%) Workflow
11 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
12 3 (10.00%) Web Development
12 3 (10.00%) Degree
12 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
12 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.00%) C++
13 2 (6.67%) UML
14 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
14 1 (3.33%) MVC
14 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (3.33%) Retail

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Programmer
3 17 (56.67%) VB6 Developer
3 17 (56.67%) VB Developer
4 16 (53.33%) Analyst Developer
4 16 (53.33%) Analyst
4 16 (53.33%) Oracle Developer
4 16 (53.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Software Programmer
8 2 (6.67%) VB Programmer
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (26.67%) OO
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Data Protection
4 4 (13.33%) Workflow
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) VB
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
4 21 (70.00%) VB.NET
5 18 (60.00%) PL/SQL
5 18 (60.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
Horsham, West Sussex
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