Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 155 131
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.066% 0.40% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.67% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 12
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -3.23%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,375 £29,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
South West median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.67% - +10.29%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 948 1344 1240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 63.03% 59.18% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 783 1071 987
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +15 1 £40,000 -
VB6
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Capita
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) ODBC
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Capita