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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 156 164
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 9 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.31% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.77% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 17
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -8.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £44,000
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1713 1693 1743
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 58.25% 53.54% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1418 1518
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 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
Nottinghamshire +12 6 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Leicestershire -5 3 £30,000 -29.41%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 38 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (86.84%) C#
2 33 (86.84%) .NET
3 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
4 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
5 19 (50.00%) Windows
6 18 (47.37%) T-SQL
7 17 (44.74%) ActiveX
8 16 (42.11%) Crystal Reports
8 16 (42.11%) SQL
9 15 (39.47%) OO
9 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
9 15 (39.47%) CruiseControl
9 15 (39.47%) Subversion
9 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
10 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
11 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
11 12 (31.58%) Degree
12 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
12 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
12 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (28.95%) VBA
12 11 (28.95%) Classic ASP
12 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
12 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (28.95%) SharePoint Server
12 11 (28.95%) Service Management

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 11 (28.95%) SharePoint
1 11 (28.95%) SharePoint 2013
1 11 (28.95%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) Crystal Reports
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) CruiseControl
1 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
1 15 (39.47%) Subversion
2 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.53%) TestComplete
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) VB Developer
2 18 (47.37%) VB6 Developer
3 6 (15.79%) SharePoint Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) DBA
5 4 (10.53%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Angular Developer
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Head of IT
7 1 (2.63%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Director
7 1 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) .NET Framework
3 17 (44.74%) ActiveX
4 11 (28.95%) Classic ASP
5 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Compact Framework
7 3 (7.89%) CSS
7 3 (7.89%) HTML
8 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (5.26%) Backbone.js
8 2 (5.26%) CSS3
8 2 (5.26%) Ember.js
8 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 1 (2.63%) LINQ
9 1 (2.63%) WinForms
9 1 (2.63%) WPF
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) OO
1 15 (39.47%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) Asset Management
2 11 (28.95%) Service Management
3 7 (18.42%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Workflow
4 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
5 5 (13.16%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Business Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) MVC
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) TDD
7 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (86.84%) C#
3 18 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 16 (42.11%) SQL
5 12 (31.58%) VB.NET
6 11 (28.95%) PowerShell
6 11 (28.95%) VBA
7 4 (10.53%) C++
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) HND
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Nintex
3 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) SAP
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