Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 105 106
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.075% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.59% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,000 £30,200
90th Percentile £41,250 £41,000 £44,050
South West median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.67% - +10.29%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 852 854 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 63.58% 63.87% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 723 763 669
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,350 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Somerset

VB6
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 in Somerset.

Salary trend for VB6 in Somerset

VB6
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bath -16 1 £37,500 -
VB6
South West

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

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET