The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 97 96
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.15% 0.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.31% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 488 640 672
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 49.14% 48.74% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1229 1276
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £23,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing VB6 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for VB6 in Wales

VB6
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft