Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 786 859
Rank change year-on-year -10 +73 -121
Permanent jobs citing VB6 44 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.084% 0.058%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 51 49
London median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £73,750 £66,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -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 London with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 41304 41476 47435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 54.98% 54.55% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32883 36426 40924
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 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 23 November 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 23 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
Central London +6 15 £52,500 +5.00% 1
North London +9 2 £41,250 +37.50%
East London - 2 £52,500 -
West London +6 1 £53,500 +40.79%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 32 (72.73%) .NET
4 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 32 (72.73%) Windows
5 31 (70.45%) WinForms
5 31 (70.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (61.36%) SQL
7 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
8 22 (50.00%) MVC
8 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 21 (47.73%) COM
9 21 (47.73%) Oracle
9 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
10 19 (43.18%) PDA
10 19 (43.18%) Oracle Forms
10 19 (43.18%) OLTP
10 19 (43.18%) Wireless
11 18 (40.91%) Scrum
11 18 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 16 (36.36%) HTML
12 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (31.82%) Web Development
13 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
13 14 (31.82%) XML
14 13 (29.55%) Java
15 12 (27.27%) C++
15 12 (27.27%) Workflow

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 1 (2.27%) Apache
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (43.18%) OLTP
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (70.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (43.18%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Toad
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (40.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 10 (22.73%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) C# Developer
3 25 (56.82%) C# Software Developer
4 16 (36.36%) Software Developer
5 10 (22.73%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 8 (18.18%) VB Developer
6 8 (18.18%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Excel Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Excel VBA Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) VBA Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.55%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) WPF Developer
10 1 (2.27%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (72.73%) .NET
2 31 (70.45%) WinForms
3 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
4 21 (47.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (47.73%) COM
5 16 (36.36%) HTML
6 14 (31.82%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) XSL
8 4 (9.09%) CSS
9 3 (6.82%) WPF
10 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
10 1 (2.27%) Ajax
10 1 (2.27%) iBATIS
10 1 (2.27%) JPA
10 1 (2.27%) MyBatis
10 1 (2.27%) REST
10 1 (2.27%) RESTful
10 1 (2.27%) Spring
10 1 (2.27%) Swing
10 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) PDA
2 12 (27.27%) Life Science
3 2 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Derivative
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (50.00%) MVC
2 21 (47.73%) Software Engineering
3 18 (40.91%) Scrum
4 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (31.82%) Web Development
6 12 (27.27%) Workflow
7 8 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
9 4 (9.09%) OO
10 2 (4.55%) OOP
11 1 (2.27%) Change Management
11 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (2.27%) ITIL
11 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
11 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
11 1 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.27%) Service Design
11 1 (2.27%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 34 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 27 (61.36%) SQL
5 14 (31.82%) T-SQL
6 13 (29.55%) Java
7 12 (27.27%) C++
8 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
9 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
10 6 (13.64%) VBA
11 1 (2.27%) C++/CLI
11 1 (2.27%) PHP
11 1 (2.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) HP