Period
to 23 April 2018

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

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 357 351 365
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 -43
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.073% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.20% 0.13% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 24
East of England median annual salary £37,000 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.35% -22.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,500 £30,500 £27,875
90th Percentile £38,500 £38,400 £43,375
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,409 6,836 7,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.37% 55.57% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5,955 5,747 6,059
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,711 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 of England

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the East of England

VB6
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the East of England

VB6
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the East of England region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Cambridgeshire -27 10 - - 1
Norfolk - 4 £37,000 - 2
Hertfordshire -15 1 - -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 of England region with a requirement for VB6.

1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (73.33%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SDLC
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) F#
6 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (40.00%) GitHub
7 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (26.67%) CRM
8 4 (26.67%) ERP
8 4 (26.67%) VBA
8 4 (26.67%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (26.67%) Sage
8 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (26.67%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (26.67%) Degree

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) GitHub
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Developer
3 6 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) VB Developer
3 6 (40.00%) VB Software Engineer
3 6 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) ERP Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) ERP Business Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
6 2 (13.33%) IT Development Manager
6 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) SDLC
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) ERP
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Release Management
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (73.33%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) F#
6 4 (26.67%) VBA
7 2 (13.33%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Sage
2 4 (26.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (13.33%) Xamarin