The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 1.92% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.44% -9.37%  

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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92 84 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 58.97% 48.55% 68.67%
Number of salaries quoted 91 76 49
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.46% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,600 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

VB6
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

VB6
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for VB6 in Worcester

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Worcester 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%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC

VB6
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET