Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > South East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 528 498 516
Rank change year-on-year -30 +18 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 12 55 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.041% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.074% 0.32% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 73
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,875 £50,000
England median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% +6.67%

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 16,291 17,213 18,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 56.33% 56.29% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 14,145 15,015 16,031
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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
Hampshire -12 4 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Thames Valley -3 3 £33,750 -25.00%
West Sussex -6 3 £40,000 -23.81%
Berkshire +1 2 £33,750 -15.63%
East Sussex -30 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Oxfordshire +8 1 - -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 South East region with a requirement for VB6.

1 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) VB.NET
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
6 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (50.00%) HTML
8 5 (41.67%) MVC
9 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (25.00%) Finance
10 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
10 3 (25.00%) Oracle
11 2 (16.67%) CRM
11 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 2 (16.67%) OOD
11 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (16.67%) Java
11 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
11 2 (16.67%) XML
11 2 (16.67%) XSL
11 2 (16.67%) HTML5
11 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 2 (16.67%) jQuery
11 2 (16.67%) CSS3
11 2 (16.67%) Analytics
11 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) VB Analyst Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) HTML5
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) XSL
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Analytics
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) OOD
2 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft