Period
to 21 July 2017

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 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 138 150
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.46% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Edinburgh median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £28,400
90th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £48,200
Scotland median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +14.04% -21.92%

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 1503 1079 1303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 60.22% 42.61% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 923 708 892
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,050
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,000 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 21 July 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) RAD
2 3 (75.00%) Spread Betting
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (25.00%) NancyFx
3 1 (25.00%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (25.00%) WebEx
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (25.00%) Redmine
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Informatics
3 1 (25.00%) HL7
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

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 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) GoToMeeting
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) VB Developer
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) NancyFx
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) RAD
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Health Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
2 1 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7