The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 86 97
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.44% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.91% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -3.12% +5.26%  

VB6 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 269 439 475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 44.61% 48.62% 42.41%
Number of salaries quoted 208 400 431
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,938
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing VB6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Bedfordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Bedfordshire