The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.73% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
88 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 65.67% 80.31% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 71 94 90
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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

VB6
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) VBScript
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSL
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) HL7
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSL
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 8 (100.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) HL7
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft