The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 102
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.090% 0.37% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.91% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50%  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 657 552 658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 58.98% 41.13% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 412 351 452
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £53,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

VB6
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for VB6.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) NancyFx
1 1 (100.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (100.00%) NancyFx
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Health Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Informatics
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago