Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 201 228
Rank change year-on-year -16 +27 +20
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.76% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 1.46% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 36
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +8.57%
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +1.33%

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 2873 3352 3664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 54.55% 52.20% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2473 2815 3183
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,600 £24,600 £23,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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
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 August 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 +3 13 £45,000 +38.46%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) ActiveX
2 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) CruiseControl
3 7 (53.85%) Subversion
3 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
3 7 (53.85%) TestComplete
3 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Compact Framework
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) CruiseControl
1 7 (53.85%) MSBuild
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
1 7 (53.85%) TestComplete
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) VB Developer
1 13 (100.00%) VB6 Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) ActiveX
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Compact Framework
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Framework
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (76.92%) C#