Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 318 296 343
Rank change year-on-year -22 +47 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.094% 0.45% 0.099%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.77% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 11
East of England median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% +40.35%
10th Percentile £32,250 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% +6.67%

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 5,680 6,759 6,893
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.61% 58.31% 52.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4,665 5,691 5,914
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 22 October 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
Hertfordshire -10 5 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Norfolk +10 2 £37,000 - 1
Essex - 2 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -10 1 £55,000 +37.50%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (40.00%) C
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Web Services
6 4 (40.00%) XML
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Microservices
8 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) TDD
8 1 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (10.00%) GitHub
8 1 (10.00%) WPF
8 1 (10.00%) jQuery
8 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (40.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) F#
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Xamarin