Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 214 202 219
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +15
Permanent jobs citing VB6 16 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.81% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 1.48% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 39 45
East Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £44,300
England median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -6.25%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,116 3,322 3,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.29% 54.73% 52.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2,708 2,794 3,106
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the East Midlands

VB6
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the East Midlands

VB6
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VB6 in the East Midlands

VB6
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Lincolnshire - 7 £30,000 -
Leicestershire +19 2 £40,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB6.

1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 13 (81.25%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
4 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
4 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
5 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Ajax
7 7 (43.75%) XML
8 6 (37.50%) Web Services
8 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 6 (37.50%) C#
9 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 4 (25.00%) ERP
10 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
10 4 (25.00%) Classic ASP
10 4 (25.00%) CSS
10 4 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) WinForms
10 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (18.75%) Degree
11 3 (18.75%) JSON
11 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
11 3 (18.75%) Retail
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (18.75%) PMO

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) OLAP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) VB Developer
3 3 (18.75%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 7 (43.75%) Ajax
3 7 (43.75%) XML
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) Classic ASP
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) WinForms
6 3 (18.75%) ActiveX
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) JSON
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) NHS
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) B2B
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) VB.NET
4 10 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 6 (37.50%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft