Period
to 20 August 2017

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 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 247 234
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +51
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.20% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.79% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 41
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.35% +15.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £48,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -

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 3343 3922 3789
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 57.10% 56.98% 51.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3041 3614 3288
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 20 August 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 6 months to 20 August 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
Fareham +28 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Basingstoke +5 3 £42,500 +41.67%
Portsmouth -18 3 £31,000 -14.48%
Southampton - 1 £35,000 -
Havant - 1 - -
VB6
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Automotive
7 2 (16.67%) WCF
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (8.33%) jQuery
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Back Office
8 1 (8.33%) Project Management
8 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (8.33%) JasperReports
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB Developer
5 4 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
6 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Graduate
8 1 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Graduate C# Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft