Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 806 784 813
Rank change year-on-year -22 +29 -7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 26 27 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.071% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 92
London median annual salary £51,250 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.79% +40.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,000 £31,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £73,750 £59,875
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -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 39,022 38,108 45,335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.75% 55.22% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 32,682 32,982 39,871
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 2018. 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 -29 9 £52,500 -27.59% 2
North London +3 5 £42,500 +13.33%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for VB6.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 20 (76.92%) WinForms
4 19 (73.08%) Windows
4 19 (73.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
6 17 (65.38%) .NET
7 14 (53.85%) HTML
7 14 (53.85%) XML
8 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (46.15%) XSL
9 12 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 12 (46.15%) SQL
9 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
10 11 (42.31%) Java
11 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
11 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (38.46%) Back Office
11 10 (38.46%) Web Development
12 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
12 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
13 7 (26.92%) COM
13 7 (26.92%) Oracle
13 7 (26.92%) C++
13 7 (26.92%) MVC
13 7 (26.92%) Workflow
13 7 (26.92%) Scrum
13 7 (26.92%) OLTP
13 7 (26.92%) Oracle Forms

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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) OLTP
3 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.69%) SQLite
5 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.85%) MS Access
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 12 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 10 (38.46%) Back Office
2 7 (26.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Developer
2 21 (80.77%) C# Developer
3 19 (73.08%) C# Software Developer
4 14 (53.85%) Software Developer
5 8 (30.77%) VB Developer
5 8 (30.77%) VB6 Developer
6 7 (26.92%) WinForms Developer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) WPF Developer
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Analyst
9 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.85%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Programmer
9 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) WinForms
2 17 (65.38%) .NET
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
3 14 (53.85%) XML
4 12 (46.15%) XSL
5 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (26.92%) COM
7 4 (15.38%) CSS
7 4 (15.38%) WPF
8 2 (7.69%) DHTML
8 2 (7.69%) WCF
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.85%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.85%) EDI
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) JSON
9 1 (3.85%) LINQ
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Life Science
1 7 (26.92%) PDA
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (38.46%) Web Development
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
3 7 (26.92%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Robotic Control
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) Workflow
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) ERP
5 1 (3.85%) OO
5 1 (3.85%) Post-Production
5 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
1 26 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
4 11 (42.31%) Java
5 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
6 7 (26.92%) C++
7 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 3 (11.54%) PHP
9 2 (7.69%) VBA
9 2 (7.69%) XAML
10 1 (3.85%) Delphi
10 1 (3.85%) KiXtart
10 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle