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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 2.60% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £55,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year - -1.31%  

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 94 61 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 61.04% 38.85% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 94 58 55
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

VB6
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Time Management
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP

VB6
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
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