Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 500 517 497
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20 -66
Permanent jobs citing VB6 55 71 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.39% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 157
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,750 £32,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,875 £51,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 17456 18105 21399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.70% 51.59% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15218 15990 18580
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the South East

VB6
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the South East

VB6
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VB6 in the South East

VB6
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 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
East Sussex -6 28 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Thames Valley +33 13 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 7 £35,000 -6.67%
Surrey -7 5 £52,500 +9.38%
Berkshire +39 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Kent +15 3 £35,000 -
Hampshire +5 3 £40,000 +14.29% 1
West Sussex +2 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for VB6.

1 55 (100.00%) VB
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (85.45%) SQL
2 47 (85.45%) C#
3 38 (69.09%) HTML
3 38 (69.09%) SQL Server
4 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
5 31 (56.36%) CSS
6 28 (50.91%) AngularJS
7 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET
8 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
9 24 (43.64%) HTML5
10 23 (41.82%) .NET Framework
11 22 (40.00%) VBScript
11 22 (40.00%) Classic ASP
11 22 (40.00%) Web Development
12 21 (38.18%) JSON
12 21 (38.18%) jQuery
12 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
12 21 (38.18%) CSS3
12 21 (38.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (30.91%) VB.NET
14 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
15 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (12.73%) WCF
16 7 (12.73%) Web Services
16 7 (12.73%) MVC
17 6 (10.91%) Finance

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (69.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) NUnit
2 3 (5.45%) Selenium
2 3 (5.45%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.45%) tSQLt
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (87.27%) Developer
2 26 (47.27%) C# Developer
3 22 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
3 22 (40.00%) HTML Developer
3 22 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 19 (34.55%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.91%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.45%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Software QA Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Software QA Tester
8 3 (5.45%) Software Tester
8 3 (5.45%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (5.45%) SSRS Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Tester
8 3 (5.45%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (69.09%) HTML
3 31 (56.36%) CSS
4 28 (50.91%) AngularJS
5 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET
5 27 (49.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (43.64%) HTML5
7 23 (41.82%) .NET Framework
8 22 (40.00%) Classic ASP
9 21 (38.18%) CSS3
9 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
9 21 (38.18%) jQuery
9 21 (38.18%) JSON
9 21 (38.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (12.73%) WCF
10 7 (12.73%) Web Services
11 6 (10.91%) React
11 6 (10.91%) REST
12 5 (9.09%) XML
13 3 (5.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.45%) iPad
1 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.64%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.82%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) Web Development
2 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.73%) MVC
3 6 (10.91%) Migration
4 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.27%) OO
6 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.45%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL
7 2 (3.64%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.64%) Scrum
7 2 (3.64%) SDLC
7 2 (3.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) VB
2 47 (85.45%) C#
2 47 (85.45%) SQL
3 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
4 26 (47.27%) T-SQL
5 22 (40.00%) VBScript
6 17 (30.91%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.91%) VBA
8 3 (5.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.82%) Java
9 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.82%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Apple
2 3 (5.45%) Facebook
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Capita