The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 101
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 1.53% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 5
Median salary - £25,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year -4.00% -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 West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 649 779 602
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 60.54% 66.30% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 603 721 547
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

VB6
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for VB6 in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for VB6.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle