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

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 247 263
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 7 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.100% 0.10% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.20% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 24
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.50% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

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 of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3485 3487 4137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.02% 50.88% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2905 3061 3522
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 28 May 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
Hertfordshire +4 2 - -
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Norfolk - 2 - -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 of England region with a requirement for VB6.

1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (18.18%) PHP
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) C
8 2 (18.18%) EJB
8 2 (18.18%) ADO
8 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (18.18%) MySQL
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) OOP
8 2 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (18.18%) Apache

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (9.09%) Line 500
2 1 (9.09%) Sage 1000
2 1 (9.09%) Sage 200
2 1 (9.09%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (18.18%) JasperReports
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 5 (45.45%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) GUI Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Junior
5 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Sage Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) ADO
5 2 (18.18%) EJB
5 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (18.18%) JavaBeans
5 2 (18.18%) JPA
5 2 (18.18%) JSF
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) SOAP
5 2 (18.18%) Swing
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) OOP
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) CRUD
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) VB
2 10 (90.91%) VB.NET
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Sage
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