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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 159 174 121
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -53
Permanent jobs citing VB6 21 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.63% 0.51% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% 1.08% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 25
Average salary £45,750 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.87% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
1787 1761 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.73% 47.40% 55.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1453 1118
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 36 (80.00%) .NET
3 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
4 23 (51.11%) SQL
5 22 (48.89%) C#
6 21 (46.67%) VB.NET
7 15 (33.33%) PHP
7 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) WinForms
8 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
9 11 (24.44%) Degree
9 11 (24.44%) SDLC
10 10 (22.22%) OO
11 9 (20.00%) MVC
11 9 (20.00%) TDD
11 9 (20.00%) Java
11 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 9 (20.00%) VBScript
11 9 (20.00%) Scrum
11 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.00%) BDD
12 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.78%) HTML
12 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
12 8 (17.78%) CSS
13 7 (15.56%) ITIL
13 7 (15.56%) Apache
13 7 (15.56%) Oracle

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle APEX
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 10 (22.22%) VB Developer
2 10 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Applications Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Database Specialist
5 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) VB Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Junior DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Database Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Database Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior
7 3 (6.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) WinForms
3 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
4 8 (17.78%) HTML
5 6 (13.33%) COM+
5 6 (13.33%) LAMP
6 5 (11.11%) REST
6 5 (11.11%) MSMQ
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.22%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) SDLC
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) MVC
4 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 9 (20.00%) Scrum
4 9 (20.00%) BDD
5 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
8 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.89%) Database Tuning
9 3 (6.67%) OOP
10 2 (4.44%) OOD
10 2 (4.44%) Data Security
11 1 (2.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 22 (48.89%) C#
4 21 (46.67%) VB.NET
5 15 (33.33%) PHP
6 9 (20.00%) Java
6 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.00%) VBScript
7 8 (17.78%) PL/SQL
8 6 (13.33%) C++
9 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
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