The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
UK / England
Rank 715 680 569
Rank change year-on-year -35 -111  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 128 255 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.29% 0.51% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 232 349
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% -1.31%  

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 43412 50364 51175
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 54.63% 51.95% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 37323 43805 43895
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

VB6
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VB6 in England

VB6
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in England

VB6
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East +9 21 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire +13 20 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South West +6 17 £36,000 +2.85% 2
North West -27 17 £36,000 -7.09% 2
West Midlands +33 14 £40,000 +25.98%
London +43 13 £50,000 - 5
North East +15 9 £35,000 +7.69% 2
East Midlands +3 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East of England +29 8 £31,000 -22.50%
VB6
UK

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 England region with a requirement for VB6.

1 249 (100.00%) VB
2 224 (89.96%) .NET
3 189 (75.90%) C#
4 137 (55.02%) SQL Server
5 123 (49.40%) SQL
6 122 (49.00%) VB.NET
7 99 (39.76%) ASP.NET
8 91 (36.55%) Windows
9 85 (34.14%) Microsoft
10 82 (32.93%) HTML
11 67 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
12 66 (26.51%) Visual Studio
13 64 (25.70%) JavaScript
14 62 (24.90%) .NET Framework
15 59 (23.69%) CSS
16 56 (22.49%) T-SQL
17 46 (18.47%) MS Excel
18 43 (17.27%) MVC
19 42 (16.87%) Scrum
20 41 (16.47%) SDLC
21 39 (15.66%) Software Engineering
21 39 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 38 (15.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 37 (14.86%) Degree
24 36 (14.46%) XML
25 35 (14.06%) Finance
26 34 (13.65%) OO
26 34 (13.65%) HTML5
27 33 (13.25%) WinForms
28 32 (12.85%) MySQL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in 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 25 (10.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.43%) IIS
3 15 (6.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 13 (5.22%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (4.02%) Apache
5 10 (4.02%) JBoss
6 5 (2.01%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (1.61%) CMS
8 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.80%) LiveLink
8 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.80%) WordPress
9 1 (0.40%) Drupal
9 1 (0.40%) FileNet
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (18.47%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (2.81%) Temenos T24
2 5 (2.01%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) Line 500
3 1 (0.40%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.80%) Office 365
2 2 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.61%) DHCP
1 4 (1.61%) DNS
2 3 (1.20%) Intranet
3 2 (0.80%) 3G
3 2 (0.80%) 4G
3 2 (0.80%) HTTP
3 2 (0.80%) SMTP
3 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.80%) VoIP
3 2 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.40%) Extranet
4 1 (0.40%) FTP
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (55.02%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (15.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (12.85%) MySQL
5 30 (12.05%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (6.83%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (4.42%) MS Access
8 11 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (4.02%) JasperReports
9 10 (4.02%) Oracle Database
9 10 (4.02%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.61%) Big Data
12 4 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 66 (26.51%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (8.43%) Subversion
4 15 (6.02%) CruiseControl
4 15 (6.02%) MSBuild
5 10 (4.02%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.61%) JIRA
6 4 (1.61%) TestComplete
7 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.40%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (14.06%) Finance
2 15 (6.02%) Electronics
3 10 (4.02%) Advertising
4 8 (3.21%) Retail
5 7 (2.81%) Legal
6 5 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.01%) Marketing
7 4 (1.61%) Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 171 (68.67%) Developer
2 88 (35.34%) .NET Developer
3 55 (22.09%) C# Developer
4 54 (21.69%) VB Developer
5 47 (18.88%) VB6 Developer
6 43 (17.27%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (17.27%) Software Developer
7 33 (13.25%) VB.NET Developer
8 28 (11.24%) .NET Software Developer
9 21 (8.43%) SQL Developer
10 20 (8.03%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (7.63%) Software Engineer
12 17 (6.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (6.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 15 (6.02%) Senior Developer
14 12 (4.82%) Analyst
14 12 (4.82%) WinForms Developer
15 11 (4.42%) Applications Developer
15 11 (4.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 11 (4.42%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (89.96%) .NET
2 99 (39.76%) ASP.NET
3 82 (32.93%) HTML
4 62 (24.90%) .NET Framework
5 59 (23.69%) CSS
6 36 (14.46%) XML
7 34 (13.65%) HTML5
8 33 (13.25%) WinForms
9 30 (12.05%) Ajax
10 25 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (10.04%) Entity Framework
11 23 (9.24%) Web Services
12 22 (8.84%) Classic ASP
12 22 (8.84%) WCF
13 20 (8.03%) jQuery
14 19 (7.63%) CSS3
15 18 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (7.23%) WPF
16 17 (6.83%) ActiveX
17 14 (5.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.02%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.61%) iPad
3 8 (3.21%) AS400
3 8 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.21%) iSeries
3 8 (3.21%) Mainframe
3 8 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.01%) User Experience
6 4 (1.61%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.20%) Online Gambling
8 2 (0.80%) Clustering
8 2 (0.80%) iPhone
8 2 (0.80%) Replication
8 2 (0.80%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.40%) Derivative
9 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 91 (36.55%) Windows
2 16 (6.43%) Linux
3 12 (4.82%) Android
3 12 (4.82%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.82%) Unix
4 11 (4.42%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000
7 2 (0.80%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.40%) AIX
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (26.91%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (17.27%) MVC
3 42 (16.87%) Scrum
4 41 (16.47%) SDLC
5 39 (15.66%) Software Engineering
6 34 (13.65%) OO
7 24 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (8.84%) Web Development
9 21 (8.43%) TDD
10 20 (8.03%) Change Management
11 19 (7.63%) OOP
11 19 (7.63%) Unit Testing
12 17 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (5.22%) Service Management
14 11 (4.42%) Asset Management
14 11 (4.42%) Feasibility Study
14 11 (4.42%) IT Strategy
14 11 (4.42%) Validation
14 11 (4.42%) Workflow
15 10 (4.02%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 249 (100.00%) VB
2 189 (75.90%) C#
3 123 (49.40%) SQL
4 122 (49.00%) VB.NET
5 64 (25.70%) JavaScript
6 56 (22.49%) T-SQL
7 26 (10.44%) C++
7 26 (10.44%) VBA
8 22 (8.84%) C
9 21 (8.43%) PowerShell
10 19 (7.63%) PHP
11 16 (6.43%) Java
11 16 (6.43%) VBScript
12 11 (4.42%) Embedded C
12 11 (4.42%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.21%) Ruby
14 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.40%) Tcl
15 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (14.86%) Degree
2 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.21%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.41%) HND
5 6 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.62%) QA
2 9 (3.61%) HL7
3 2 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.42%) Firmware
2 8 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.80%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.80%) XenApp
5 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.41%) Puppet
2 4 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.80%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (34.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.64%) Oracle
3 9 (3.61%) SAP
4 8 (3.21%) Nintex
5 7 (2.81%) jBASE
5 7 (2.81%) Temenos
6 5 (2.01%) Apple
6 5 (2.01%) Facebook
6 5 (2.01%) VMware
7 2 (0.80%) Acronis
7 2 (0.80%) Adobe
7 2 (0.80%) Citrix
7 2 (0.80%) OpenText
7 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.80%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.40%) HP
8 1 (0.40%) Sage
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
PS Computer Services
Salary: £32k per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: Pension & holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
North London
aap3
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago