The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 193 184
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.037% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.29% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 27
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -22.72%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.12% -  

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 Surrey with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1310 2059 2264
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 48.74% 51.58% 51.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1804 1969
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

VB6
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Surrey

VB6
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 May 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
Reigate - 1 £60,000 -
VB6
South East

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

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
3 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) OLAP

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Change and Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Ajax
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA