The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 87 114 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 7 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.43% 2.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.84% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 28
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
VB6
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 829 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.09% 51.11% 54.71%
Number of salaries quoted 474 669 738
Median salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

VB6
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Cheshire

VB6
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +13 4 £37,500 -21.05%
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 2 (22.22%) Legal
7 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) VBA
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) Kanban
8 1 (11.11%) iPad
8 1 (11.11%) Data Management
8 1 (11.11%) XML

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Junior
5 2 (22.22%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
6 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
6 1 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VBA