Period
to 19 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > London
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 784 852
Rank change year-on-year -13 +68 -60
Permanent jobs citing VB6 43 86 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 80 54
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £63,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +7.89% +1.33%

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 London with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 40868 43943 46562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.24% 54.42% 52.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32899 38772 39954
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in London

VB6
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for VB6 in London

VB6
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in London over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in London

VB6
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +14 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
North London +4 4 £37,500 +7.14%
West London -3 2 £49,250 -10.45% 2
East London - 2 £52,500 -
South London +9 1 £45,000 +12.50%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 43 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (83.72%) C#
3 34 (79.07%) .NET
4 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
4 30 (69.77%) SQL
5 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
6 21 (48.84%) Windows
7 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
7 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (44.19%) WinForms
9 18 (41.86%) MVC
9 18 (41.86%) Oracle
10 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
11 14 (32.56%) COM
11 14 (32.56%) HTML
11 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (30.23%) XML
12 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
13 12 (27.91%) PDA
13 12 (27.91%) Wireless
13 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
13 12 (27.91%) Oracle Forms
13 12 (27.91%) OLTP
14 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
14 11 (25.58%) Scrum
15 10 (23.26%) Migration
15 10 (23.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (20.93%) Java
16 9 (20.93%) VB.NET

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (11.63%) Apache
2 3 (6.98%) JBoss
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) OLTP
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.30%) MySQL
5 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (6.98%) JasperReports
5 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (16.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (13.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (6.98%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.65%) Toad
7 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (23.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 6 (13.95%) Back Office
4 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.98%) Front Office
5 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) C# Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Software Developer
3 13 (30.23%) C# Software Developer
4 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) VB Developer
5 6 (13.95%) VB6 Developer
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) .NET Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Development Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Team Leader
6 5 (11.63%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 4 (9.30%) VBA Developer
8 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Front Office Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (79.07%) .NET
2 19 (44.19%) WinForms
3 16 (37.21%) ASP.NET
4 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (32.56%) COM
4 14 (32.56%) HTML
5 13 (30.23%) XML
6 6 (13.95%) CSS
6 6 (13.95%) XSL
7 5 (11.63%) EJB
7 5 (11.63%) JPA
7 5 (11.63%) SOAP
7 5 (11.63%) Swing
8 3 (6.98%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (6.98%) JSF
8 3 (6.98%) JSON
9 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.65%) iBATIS
9 2 (4.65%) JavaBeans
9 2 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) PDA
2 4 (9.30%) Life Science
3 3 (6.98%) Derivative
3 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) EPoS
5 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Migration
5 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
6 8 (18.60%) OO
6 8 (18.60%) Web Development
7 7 (16.28%) OOP
8 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 5 (11.63%) SOLID
10 3 (6.98%) Quantitative Investing
10 3 (6.98%) RAD
10 3 (6.98%) Workflow
11 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.33%) Data Management
12 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
12 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (83.72%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) SQL
4 22 (51.16%) JavaScript
5 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
6 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
7 9 (20.93%) Java
7 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
8 6 (13.95%) C++
8 6 (13.95%) VBA
9 4 (9.30%) PHP
10 3 (6.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Oracle
3 2 (4.65%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Lotus
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO