Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 127 144
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17 -34
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.39% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.36% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 8
Kent median annual salary £35,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 - £35,275
90th Percentile £39,000 - £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 677 827 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 53.31% 46.43% 57.50%
Number of salaries quoted 587 748 1166
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,050 £23,675 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,200 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Kent

VB6
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Kent

VB6
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £35,000 -
VB6
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Kent region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) tSQLt
1 5 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 5 (100.00%) tSQLt
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Software QA Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software QA Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 5 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Facebook
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft