Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
England > South West
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 324 319 326
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 -45
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 29 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.049% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.082% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 34
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £22,900 £25,575
90th Percentile £44,300 £47,300 £42,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 West with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6107 6042 6734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 60.22% 55.98% 56.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5193 5173 5802
South West median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,750
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 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 23 October 2017.

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 23 October 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
Bristol -17 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Gloucestershire +5 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire +1 1 £41,500 -7.78%
Somerset -8 1 £37,500 -
VB6
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5

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 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IFS Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) D3.js
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) COBOL
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Capita
2 1 (20.00%) IFS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft