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

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 106
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.47% 0.63% 0.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 1.09% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +130.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -9.37%  

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 579 640 665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 67.96% 57.25% 58.64%
Number of salaries quoted 479 448 513
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

VB6
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Gloucestershire

VB6
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Stroud - 2 £45,000 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £45,000 -
VB6
South West

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

1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) FileNet
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) HP UFT

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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%) FileNet
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior VB6 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Stroud
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago