Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 330 414
Rank change year-on-year +17 +84 +49
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.13% 0.20% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 10
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £46,500 £46,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £74,875 £65,000
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5805 6753 9378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 56.82% 58.10% 54.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5316 6231 8273
City of London median annual salary £61,500 £58,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +0.87% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the City of London

VB6
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the City of London

VB6
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) XSL
3 8 (61.54%) Back Office
3 8 (61.54%) WinForms
3 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (38.46%) VBA
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Git (software)
1 8 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (61.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (61.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
2 8 (61.54%) C# Software Developer
2 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
2 8 (61.54%) VB Developer
2 8 (61.54%) VB6 Developer
2 8 (61.54%) WinForms Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Excel Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Excel VBA Developer
3 4 (30.77%) VBA Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) WinForms
1 8 (61.54%) XML
1 8 (61.54%) XSL
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) VBA
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft