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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 20 23 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 8 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.88% 0.79% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.96% 2.27% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 4
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.64% +0.66%  

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 Telford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 73 44 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 53.68% 34.65% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 52 43 26
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +4.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

VB6
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Telford

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

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

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) Change Management
3 7 (77.78%) Electronics
3 7 (77.78%) Retail
3 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (77.78%) Android
3 7 (77.78%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (88.89%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Electronics
1 7 (77.78%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) CSS3
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Android
1 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Change Management
1 8 (88.89%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) E-Procurement
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) VB.NET
3 7 (77.78%) C
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft