The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 38 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.45% 5.45% 3.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 7.79% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +5.18%
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 154 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 62.90% 70.00% 63.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129 143 186
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
VB6
West Midlands

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -2 1 £40,000 +33.33% 3
VB6
West Midlands

VB6
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago