The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.30% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 21 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 40.23% 55.26% 68.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 79
Average salary £34,250 £27,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.54% -23.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

VB6
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

VB6
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft