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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 42 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.83% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 0.78% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £42,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
158 128 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 43.89% 36.06% 65.73%
Number of salaries quoted 112 99 196
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,275 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £42,425
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) C++
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) XAML
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) DCOM
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) DOM
7 1 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) VBScript

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQLite
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) DCOM
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) DOM
5 1 (12.50%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) C++
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (12.50%) XAML
7 1 (12.50%) Ruby
7 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle