Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 329 320 273
Rank change year-on-year -9 -47 +33
Permanent jobs citing VB6 7 14 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.069% 0.14% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.24% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 80
South West median annual salary £30,000 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -6.49% +18.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,800 £45,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% -3.75%

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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,982 5,910 6,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 58.79% 57.45% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5,038 4,973 5,705
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% +5.16% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in the South West

VB6
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for VB6 in the South West

VB6
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VB6 in the South West over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VB6 in the South West

VB6
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Somerset +1 4 £30,000 +20.00%
Gloucestershire +32 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Bristol -16 1 £45,000 +24.14% 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West region with a requirement for VB6.

1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CAD
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) HNC
5 2 (28.57%) HND
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Drupal
6 1 (14.29%) SQLite
6 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Android Development
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Development

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Alfresco
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) GeoServer
2 1 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) GIS
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) QGIS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IFS Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (14.29%) Dojo
4 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
4 1 (14.29%) GeoTools
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Android Development
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) COBOL
5 1 (14.29%) Delphi
5 1 (14.29%) Pascal
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) HNC
1 2 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Graylog
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) IFS