Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 491 508 500
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB6 45 43 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% 0.27% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 102
South East median annual salary £43,500 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.57% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,250 £31,250 £27,875
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +7.89%

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 16,982 16,101 19,403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 57.41% 54.90% 52.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14,694 14,030 17,253
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £29,203 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 19 August 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 19 August 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
West Sussex +38 21 £45,000 -
Hampshire -10 15 £43,500 +33.85%
Thames Valley +19 4 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Surrey +17 4 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £37,500 - 1
East Sussex -27 1 £43,000 -4.44%
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 45 (100.00%) VB
2 44 (97.78%) VB.NET
2 44 (97.78%) .NET
3 43 (95.56%) C#
4 38 (84.44%) CSS
5 36 (80.00%) ASP.NET
5 36 (80.00%) WCF
6 35 (77.78%) MVC
7 32 (71.11%) jQuery
7 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (64.44%) SQL
9 28 (62.22%) HTML
9 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
10 27 (60.00%) Migration
11 26 (57.78%) Oracle
12 25 (55.56%) CSS3
13 22 (48.89%) Razor View Engine
13 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 22 (48.89%) JSON
13 22 (48.89%) Ajax
13 22 (48.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 22 (48.89%) PL/SQL
14 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
15 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
16 16 (35.56%) XML
16 16 (35.56%) Windows
16 16 (35.56%) Requirements Analysis
16 16 (35.56%) RESTful
16 16 (35.56%) SDLC
16 16 (35.56%) Windows Phone 8

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 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (48.89%) Team Foundation Server
1 22 (48.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 36 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 25 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
3 25 (55.56%) C# Developer
4 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 5 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Development Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) VB.NET Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
7 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) .NET
2 38 (84.44%) CSS
3 36 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 36 (80.00%) WCF
4 32 (71.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 32 (71.11%) jQuery
5 28 (62.22%) HTML
6 25 (55.56%) CSS3
7 22 (48.89%) Ajax
7 22 (48.89%) JSON
7 22 (48.89%) Razor View Engine
8 16 (35.56%) RESTful
8 16 (35.56%) XML
9 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
10 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 10 (22.22%) SOAP
11 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (20.00%) HTML5
12 6 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (8.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.89%) LIMS
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
1 16 (35.56%) Windows Phone
1 16 (35.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (77.78%) MVC
2 27 (60.00%) Migration
3 16 (35.56%) Requirements Analysis
3 16 (35.56%) SDLC
4 11 (24.44%) Data Migration
5 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
5 10 (22.22%) System Testing
5 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
6 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.89%) CRM
7 4 (8.89%) Information Management
7 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 3 (6.67%) Analytics
8 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 44 (97.78%) VB.NET
3 43 (95.56%) C#
4 29 (64.44%) SQL
5 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
6 22 (48.89%) PL/SQL
7 14 (31.11%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.89%) XAML
9 3 (6.67%) Java
10 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) GAMP
2 4 (8.89%) PMO
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Oracle
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft