Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 770 859
Rank change year-on-year -20 +89 -102
Permanent jobs citing VB6 43 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.058% 0.10% 0.057%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.19% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 40 65 48
London median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +13.64% -2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,250 £66,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 40847 41543 47218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.10% 54.43% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32232 36555 40596
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 £86,250 £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 22 October 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 22 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
Central London +23 14 £51,250 +2.50%
West London -3 2 £49,250 +15.88%
East London - 2 £52,500 -
North London +7 1 £37,500 +25.00%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 43 (100.00%) VB
2 35 (81.40%) C#
3 31 (72.09%) .NET
4 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
4 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
4 30 (69.77%) SQL
5 28 (65.12%) Windows
6 27 (62.79%) WinForms
6 27 (62.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (48.84%) MVC
7 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
8 20 (46.51%) Oracle
9 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
10 18 (41.86%) COM
10 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
12 16 (37.21%) Wireless
12 16 (37.21%) PDA
12 16 (37.21%) Oracle Forms
12 16 (37.21%) OLTP
13 15 (34.88%) HTML
13 15 (34.88%) Scrum
14 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
14 14 (32.56%) XML
14 14 (32.56%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
17 10 (23.26%) Java
17 10 (23.26%) Web Development
17 10 (23.26%) Git (software)

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 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) VoIP
2 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
2 16 (37.21%) OLTP
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (62.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (37.21%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 9 (20.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.65%) Toad
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (32.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (20.93%) Back Office
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (81.40%) Developer
2 22 (51.16%) C# Developer
3 19 (44.19%) C# Software Developer
4 15 (34.88%) Software Developer
5 9 (20.93%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (18.60%) .NET Developer
6 8 (18.60%) VB Developer
6 8 (18.60%) VB6 Developer
7 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Excel Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Excel VBA Developer
8 4 (9.30%) VBA Developer
9 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
10 2 (4.65%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
11 1 (2.33%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) WinForms
3 21 (48.84%) ASP.NET
4 18 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (41.86%) COM
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 14 (32.56%) XML
7 9 (20.93%) XSL
8 4 (9.30%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) EJB
9 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.65%) J2EE
9 2 (4.65%) JMS
9 2 (4.65%) JSP
9 2 (4.65%) REST
9 2 (4.65%) Servlets
9 2 (4.65%) SOAP
9 2 (4.65%) Struts
9 2 (4.65%) Swing
9 2 (4.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (37.21%) PDA
2 8 (18.60%) Life Science
3 2 (4.65%) Derivative
3 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.33%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) MVC
2 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.88%) Scrum
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.26%) Web Development
6 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
7 8 (18.60%) Workflow
8 6 (13.95%) OO
9 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.63%) Migration
10 4 (9.30%) OOP
11 1 (2.33%) Change Management
11 1 (2.33%) Data Management
11 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
11 1 (2.33%) ITIL
11 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
11 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.33%) RAD
11 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
11 1 (2.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) VB
2 35 (81.40%) C#
3 30 (69.77%) JavaScript
3 30 (69.77%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) T-SQL
5 12 (27.91%) PL/SQL
6 10 (23.26%) Java
7 9 (20.93%) C++
8 8 (18.60%) VB.NET
9 7 (16.28%) VBA
10 1 (2.33%) C++/CLI
10 1 (2.33%) PHP
10 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
2 19 (44.19%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Lotus
4 1 (2.33%) TIBCO