Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 778 771 816
Rank change year-on-year -7 +45 -44
Permanent jobs citing VB6 31 41 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.045% 0.059% 0.096%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.081% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 74
London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +6.06% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,375 £36,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £72,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% -3.75%

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 38,468 38,041 46,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 55.47% 54.67% 54.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32,081 33,160 40,337
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,875 £35,000 £34,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -22 14 £52,500 - 1
North London - 3 £42,500 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 31 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (93.55%) C#
3 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
4 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (74.19%) WinForms
5 21 (67.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (67.74%) Windows
6 19 (61.29%) .NET
7 15 (48.39%) SQL
8 14 (45.16%) HTML
8 14 (45.16%) XML
9 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
9 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (41.94%) Web Development
10 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
10 12 (38.71%) Java
10 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
11 11 (35.48%) C++
11 11 (35.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 11 (35.48%) XSL
11 11 (35.48%) Back Office
11 11 (35.48%) Workflow
11 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
11 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
12 10 (32.26%) Life Science
12 10 (32.26%) PDA
12 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (32.26%) Robotic Control
12 10 (32.26%) MVC

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 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) ScheduALL
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (87.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) OLTP
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (35.48%) Back Office
2 10 (32.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) C# Developer
3 22 (70.97%) C# Software Developer
4 13 (41.94%) Software Developer
5 10 (32.26%) WinForms Developer
6 9 (29.03%) VB Developer
6 9 (29.03%) VB6 Developer
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Excel Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Excel VBA Developer
8 2 (6.45%) VBA Developer
8 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
9 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Application Support Team Leader
9 1 (3.23%) Applications Manager
9 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Quantitative Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) WinForms
2 19 (61.29%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) XML
4 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
5 11 (35.48%) XSL
6 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (32.26%) COM
7 4 (12.90%) CSS
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) WPF
9 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET
9 1 (3.23%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.23%) DHTML
9 1 (3.23%) EDI
9 1 (3.23%) HTML5
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) LINQ
9 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Life Science
1 10 (32.26%) PDA
2 2 (6.45%) Derivative
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (41.94%) Web Development
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
2 11 (35.48%) Workflow
3 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Robotic Control
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) IT Strategy
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Post-Production
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
6 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) VB
2 29 (93.55%) C#
3 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
4 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Java
5 12 (38.71%) T-SQL
6 11 (35.48%) C++
7 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
7 5 (16.13%) VBA
8 2 (6.45%) PHP
9 1 (3.23%) C++/CLI
9 1 (3.23%) KiXtart
9 1 (3.23%) Python
9 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle