Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 220 212
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 20 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.36% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.63% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 25
East Midlands median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,750 £45,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -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 3,054 3,175 3,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 60.74% 56.78% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,651 2,720 2,818
East Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -5 7 £30,000 -20.00%
Northamptonshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for VB6.

1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (50.00%) WinForms
5 5 (50.00%) ERP
6 4 (40.00%) B2B
6 4 (40.00%) NHS
6 4 (40.00%) Retail
6 4 (40.00%) OLAP
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) WordPress
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) PMO
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (30.00%) Metadata Management
7 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (30.00%) VBA
7 3 (30.00%) SAP

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 8 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) OLAP
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB Developer
4 2 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) WinForms
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Classic ASP
5 2 (20.00%) ActiveX
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) B2B
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Metadata Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) VBA
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP