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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 162 170 146
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing VB6 22 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.40% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.17% 0.83% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 33
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +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
1887 1689 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 56.63% 48.27% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1392 1284
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 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 44 (100.00%) VB
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
3 33 (75.00%) C#
4 26 (59.09%) SQL
5 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 23 (52.27%) Oracle
7 22 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
9 19 (43.18%) Finance
10 18 (40.91%) MVC
11 17 (38.64%) PL/SQL
11 17 (38.64%) SOA
12 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
13 14 (31.82%) OO
14 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
15 12 (27.27%) REST
16 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (25.00%) HTML
16 11 (25.00%) CSS
17 10 (22.73%) Toad
17 10 (22.73%) WCF
17 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (22.73%) Subversion
18 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 8 (18.18%) Oracle APEX

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
3 10 (22.73%) Subversion
3 10 (22.73%) Toad
4 8 (18.18%) JIRA
4 8 (18.18%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (18.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
3 17 (38.64%) SQL Developer
4 15 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (34.09%) C# Developer
5 13 (29.55%) Applications Developer
5 13 (29.55%) Applications Support
6 11 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
7 9 (20.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (20.45%) C# Application Developer
8 8 (18.18%) Architect
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
8 8 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
8 8 (18.18%) Systems Developer
9 7 (15.91%) .NET Architect
9 7 (15.91%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 7 (15.91%) Analyst
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Architect
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle Solutions Architect
9 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) REST
4 11 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (25.00%) CSS
4 11 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (22.73%) WCF
6 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (13.64%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 2 (4.55%) COM+
9 2 (4.55%) LAMP
9 2 (4.55%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) MVC
2 17 (38.64%) SOA
3 14 (31.82%) OO
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (18.18%) Information Security
5 8 (18.18%) System Testing
5 8 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.36%) Coaching
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.55%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.55%) SOLID
9 2 (4.55%) TDD
10 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) VB
2 33 (75.00%) C#
3 26 (59.09%) SQL
4 22 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
6 17 (38.64%) PL/SQL
7 8 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.55%) C++
9 2 (4.55%) PHP
9 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Medisoft Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum pension and generous holidays
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