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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.27% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £31,000 - -
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1278 1250 1281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.80% 59.24% 60.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1081 1131
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 5 £31,000 -
VB6
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (16.67%) Line 500
3 1 (16.67%) Sage 1000
3 1 (16.67%) Sage 200
3 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
3 1 (16.67%) Sage
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) VBA

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (16.67%) Line 500
2 1 (16.67%) Sage 1000
2 1 (16.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (16.67%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Sage Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sage