The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 48 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.85% 1.81% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £36,000 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+7.29% +2.12%
VB6
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 150 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 39.60% 45.32% 57.92%
Number of salaries quoted 101 108 192
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

VB6
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Bradford

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6.

1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 1 (14.29%) DCOM
7 1 (14.29%) C
7 1 (14.29%) DOM
7 1 (14.29%) XSLT
7 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (14.29%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing VB6 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB6. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (28.57%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) DCOM
3 1 (14.29%) DOM
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) C
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle