The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 151 168 170
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.40% 0.54% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.71% 0.94% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 25
Median salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.57% +18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1691 1913 1978
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 56.12% 57.31% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1759 1738
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Hampshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Hampshire over the 3 months to 22 May 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Hampshire

VB6
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Fareham - 4 £32,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 3 £31,000 -
Havant - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -
VB6
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
3 13 (81.25%) .NET
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) Project Management
8 5 (31.25%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) JBoss
8 5 (31.25%) Apache
8 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
8 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
8 5 (31.25%) Information Management
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) JasperReports
8 5 (31.25%) Android
8 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
9 4 (25.00%) SDLC
9 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 3 (18.75%) HTML
10 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
1 5 (31.25%) JBoss
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) 3G
1 2 (12.50%) 4G
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (31.25%) JasperReports
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 5 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) .NET Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Software Developer
3 10 (62.50%) VB Developer
4 9 (56.25%) .NET Software Developer
4 9 (56.25%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
7 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
7 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate C# Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Android
2 5 (31.25%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Phone
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Information Management
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (87.50%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) VB.NET
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Java
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Acronis
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com