The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 158 154 161
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing VB6 18 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.56% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.10% 1.60% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 28
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £47,950 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
VB6
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1643 1755 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.04% 49.87% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1490 1536
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

VB6
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 45 (100.00%) VB
2 44 (97.78%) .NET
3 38 (84.44%) C#
4 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET
5 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
5 29 (64.44%) SQL
6 24 (53.33%) MVC
7 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
7 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (48.89%) VB.NET
9 20 (44.44%) Finance
10 19 (42.22%) OO
11 17 (37.78%) Oracle
12 16 (35.56%) CSS
12 16 (35.56%) PL/SQL
12 16 (35.56%) HTML
12 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
13 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (31.11%) SOA
15 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
16 12 (26.67%) Toad
16 12 (26.67%) JIRA
16 12 (26.67%) WCF
17 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (24.44%) System Testing
18 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (20.00%) REST
19 9 (20.00%) OOD

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (64.44%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
2 12 (26.67%) JIRA
2 12 (26.67%) Toad
3 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (15.56%) Subversion
4 7 (15.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) .NET Developer
3 18 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (31.11%) SQL Developer
5 13 (28.89%) Applications Support
6 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (20.00%) Applications Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Oracle Developer
8 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Systems Developer
9 6 (13.33%) .NET Architect
9 6 (13.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 6 (13.33%) Architect
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (13.33%) HTML Developer
9 6 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (13.33%) VB Developer
9 6 (13.33%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (97.78%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (51.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 16 (35.56%) HTML
5 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 12 (26.67%) WCF
7 9 (20.00%) REST
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
8 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.22%) MSMQ
9 1 (2.22%) Silverlight
9 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) MVC
2 19 (42.22%) OO
3 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (31.11%) SOA
5 11 (24.44%) System Testing
5 11 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (20.00%) OOD
7 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.56%) Information Security
9 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
9 6 (13.33%) Web Development
10 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
11 4 (8.89%) Coaching
11 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
12 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
12 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
13 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
13 1 (2.22%) ITIL
13 1 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 38 (84.44%) C#
3 29 (64.44%) SQL
4 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
5 22 (48.89%) VB.NET
6 16 (35.56%) PL/SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Java
8 1 (2.22%) COBOL
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Siebel
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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