The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 51 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing VB6 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.22% 0.28% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.24% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
268 199 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.36% 55.43% 60.41%
Number of salaries quoted 240 161 280
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £25,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

VB6
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Lancashire

VB6
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Preston - 6 £37,500 -
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for VB6.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
3 8 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (80.00%) iSeries
3 8 (80.00%) RESTful
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Mainframe
3 8 (80.00%) AS400
3 8 (80.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) MVC

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 8 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 8 (80.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) C# Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) VB Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
1 8 (80.00%) VB6 Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) WCF
2 9 (90.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Ajax
3 8 (80.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) AS400
1 8 (80.00%) iSeries
1 8 (80.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) Android Development
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) OOD
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
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