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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England / London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 624 638
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 15 43 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.10% 0.094%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.078% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 40 37
Median salary £72,500 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £59,550 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50%  

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 19275 23010 23100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 55.59% 54.33% 51.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16542 20257 19789
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing VB6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 1 £45,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £32,500 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
4 18 (64.29%) C#
5 16 (57.14%) SQL
6 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
7 13 (46.43%) SDLC
8 11 (39.29%) Finance
9 9 (32.14%) Migration
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 8 (28.57%) SOLID
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (25.00%) jBASE
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (25.00%) Temenos T24
11 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 7 (25.00%) Temenos
11 7 (25.00%) MS Access
11 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 7 (25.00%) Unix
12 6 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
13 5 (17.86%) CSS
13 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
13 5 (17.86%) HTML
14 4 (14.29%) PHP
14 4 (14.29%) MySQL
14 4 (14.29%) OOP
14 4 (14.29%) SharePoint

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 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MS Access
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (10.71%) JasperReports
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.14%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Team Leader
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
4 6 (21.43%) .NET Development Team Leader
4 6 (21.43%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Application Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Front Office Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (7.14%) VB Developer
6 2 (7.14%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (7.14%) VBA Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) EJB
3 3 (10.71%) EJB 3.0
3 3 (10.71%) JPA
3 3 (10.71%) JSF
3 3 (10.71%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) SOAP
3 3 (10.71%) Swing
3 3 (10.71%) XML
4 2 (7.14%) JavaBeans
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.57%) HTML5
5 1 (3.57%) LINQ
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (7.14%) Derivative
2 2 (7.14%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) SDLC
2 9 (32.14%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) SOLID
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.29%) OOP
6 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (10.71%) Change Management
7 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL
7 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Quantitative Investing
8 2 (7.14%) RAD
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.57%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (64.29%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 4 (14.29%) PHP
7 3 (10.71%) Java
8 2 (7.14%) C++
8 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (7.14%) VBA
9 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) jBASE
2 7 (25.00%) Temenos
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle