Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 181 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +190
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.50% 0.028% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.70% 0.044% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year - +54.55% -31.25%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2581 2272 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 71.02% 63.52% 58.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 1988 2255
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +6.17%
10th Percentile £29,600 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.72%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Cambridgeshire

VB6
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Cambridge - 16 £42,500 - 1
VB6
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) VB
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (100.00%) GitHub
1 18 (100.00%) F#
1 18 (100.00%) TeamCity
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
2 13 (72.22%) SDLC
3 7 (38.89%) Functional Programming
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 5 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 18 (100.00%) GitHub
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineer
2 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) VB Software Engineer
3 11 (61.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 11 (61.11%) Software Developer
3 11 (61.11%) VB Developer
3 11 (61.11%) VB6 Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (72.22%) SDLC
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) Functional Programming
4 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) F#
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Oracle