The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 49 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.65% - 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% - 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £28,750
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 - £29,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
217 180 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 70.45% 67.92% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 207 161 148
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

VB6
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
Worcester - 2 £35,000 -
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VHDL
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (40.00%) Xilinx
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) VHDL
1 2 (40.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Xilinx