The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for VB6 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.16% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +2.56%  

VB6 is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 392 464 420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 63.64% 62.79% 52.63%
Number of salaries quoted 370 443 353
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing VB6 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Southampton

VB6
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for VB6.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) 3G
3 2 (40.00%) Linux

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) 3G
1 2 (40.00%) 4G
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (100.00%) JasperReports
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) VB Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Business Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Acronis
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com