Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 209 223
Rank change year-on-year +19 +14 -30
Permanent jobs citing VB6 27 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.62% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.28% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 16
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +75.44% -22.45%
10th Percentile £34,300 £41,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £49,500 £50,000 £48,000
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% -3.23%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2303 2127 2526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 52.46% 47.48% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2000 1838 2205
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,350
90th Percentile £67,600 £68,750 £65,000
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 Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Hertfordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Hertfordshire

VB6
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in Hertfordshire

VB6
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Hertfordshire 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
Stevenage +7 12 £44,000 -12.00%
Borehamwood - 11 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £47,500 -
Hatfield +3 1 - -
VB6
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (62.96%) Scrum
5 15 (55.56%) VB.NET
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 13 (48.15%) HTML
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
7 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (40.74%) Translating Business Requirements
8 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
8 11 (40.74%) Billing
8 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (37.04%) XML
10 9 (33.33%) CSS
10 9 (33.33%) JSON
10 9 (33.33%) HTML5
10 9 (33.33%) QA
11 8 (29.63%) TDD
11 8 (29.63%) BDD
11 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
11 8 (29.63%) SOA
11 8 (29.63%) SDLC
11 8 (29.63%) Product Management
11 8 (29.63%) RESTful

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Log4Net
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Billing
1 11 (40.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
5 6 (22.22%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 6 (22.22%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
8 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Scrum Master
9 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 10 (37.04%) XML
4 9 (33.33%) CSS
4 9 (33.33%) HTML5
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
5 8 (29.63%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Regular Expression
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (40.74%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (40.74%) Translating Business Requirements
4 8 (29.63%) BDD
4 8 (29.63%) Product Management
4 8 (29.63%) SDLC
4 8 (29.63%) SOA
4 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) C
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Telerik