The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 104
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.041% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 23
Median salary - £28,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -9.37%  

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 Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 885 815 807
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 47.53% 33.01% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 752 699 717
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

VB6
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Birmingham