Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 135 129
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.047% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.100% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 15
Essex median annual salary - - £40,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -15.00% +29.03% -3.13%

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 786 1003 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 55.90% 46.78% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 666 774 1013
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,712 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Essex

VB6
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Essex