Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 209 237
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 16 58 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.88% 0.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 1.68% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 41
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £20,750
90th Percentile £42,500 £49,375 £43,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%

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 2945 3456 3819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 56.93% 52.50% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2903 3278
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Nottinghamshire +5 8 £38,750 +10.71%
Lincolnshire - 6 £30,000 - 1
Leicestershire +29 2 £40,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for VB6.

1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) C#
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) ActiveX
6 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
7 6 (37.50%) XML
7 6 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (37.50%) Ajax
8 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (18.75%) Classic ASP
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
9 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 2 (12.50%) SMS
10 2 (12.50%) Project Management
10 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
10 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) JSON
10 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 8 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
3 7 (43.75%) 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 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (18.75%) Classic ASP
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 9 (56.25%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) C
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft