The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 39 43
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 2.02% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.86% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
215 175 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.96% 70.56% 66.38%
Number of salaries quoted 202 160 144
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £43,298
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

VB6
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Worcestershire