Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 179 197
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.13% 0.088% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.21% 0.15% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Bristol median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -12.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £34,000 £41,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +10.29%

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 Bristol with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2374 1972 2397
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 61.81% 57.69% 62.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2014 1799 2141
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Bristol

VB6
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Bristol

VB6
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Avonmouth - 4 £30,000 -
VB6
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Bristol region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) Usability Testing
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Line Management
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Classic ASP
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSL
2 4 (80.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) C++

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) Classic ASP
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSL
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Line Management
1 4 (80.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle