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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 65 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.76% 1.79% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 4.19% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
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
278 167 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 52.85% 42.60% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 218 136 166
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,000 £40,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 November 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) DCOM
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) DOM
5 2 (28.57%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 1 (14.29%) SQLite
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby
6 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (14.29%) XAML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQLite
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%) Applications Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) DCOM
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) DOM
2 2 (28.57%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (14.29%) XAML
5 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle