The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 46 61 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.29% 0.38% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.68% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
189 295 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.31% 56.73% 58.01%
Number of salaries quoted 149 275 234
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,850 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 1 £40,000 -
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) XHTML
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) OOD

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) Programmer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) VB6 Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LINQ
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) WF
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms
4 1 (20.00%) XHTML
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) iSeries
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOD
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Darwen, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago