The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank - 40 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.93% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
VB6
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
138 125 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 58.72% 48.26% 54.69%
Number of salaries quoted 69 83 107
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £28,700 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

VB6
Salary Trend in Chester

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Chester