The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 73 69
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.39% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 0.92% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £31,500 £25,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.00% -41.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 308 435 371
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 59.57% 63.50% 59.27%
Number of salaries quoted 259 402 330
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Staffordshire

VB6
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 2 £31,500 -
VB6
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Online Gambling
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) XML

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Online Gambling
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
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