Period
to 20 July 2017

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 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 220 158
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.041% 0.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.12% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 36
Birmingham median annual salary - £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.33% +13.64%
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.48% +0.71% -0.71%

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 1919 1648 1707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 49.93% 34.18% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1657 1390 1515
Birmingham median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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