The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 53 53
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 2.19% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.35% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Median salary - £42,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +32.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.31%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 159 253 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 70.67% 50.40% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 190 185
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

VB6
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Cheltenham