Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 297 329
Rank change year-on-year +44 +32 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.048% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.095% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 10
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -10.26%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,000 £27,450
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,000 £50,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

VB6 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3156 3675 4557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.11% 42.78% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2746 3202 3906
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Berkshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Berkshire

VB6
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +38 3 £40,000 +14.29%
VB6
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XSL

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) VBA Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Excel Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Excel VBA Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB VBA Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VBA
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL