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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 155 122 143
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 31 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 1.36% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.95% 2.65% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 16
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 46 (100.00%) VB
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (84.78%) VB.NET
3 28 (60.87%) C#
4 26 (56.52%) SQL
5 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
6 23 (50.00%) WCF
7 18 (39.13%) WPF
8 15 (32.61%) Oracle
9 14 (30.43%) System Testing
10 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
11 12 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (17.39%) Degree
12 8 (17.39%) Migration
12 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
12 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
13 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
13 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
13 6 (13.04%) ITIL
13 6 (13.04%) Java
13 6 (13.04%) Information Security
13 6 (13.04%) Line Management
14 5 (10.87%) Release Management
14 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
15 4 (8.70%) VBA
16 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
16 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
16 3 (6.52%) Toad
16 3 (6.52%) Windows

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.17%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (6.52%) Toad
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (6.52%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (19.57%) VB Developer
4 9 (19.57%) VB6 Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Software Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Junior
6 6 (13.04%) Development Manager
6 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Applications Support
6 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Junior Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (13.04%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) WPF Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Administrator
8 3 (6.52%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 23 (50.00%) WCF
4 18 (39.13%) WPF
5 3 (6.52%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) XML
6 2 (4.35%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) System Testing
2 12 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 6 (13.04%) Information Security
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) Line Management
5 5 (10.87%) Release Management
6 3 (6.52%) OO
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Document Management
7 2 (4.35%) OOD
7 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.17%) MVC
8 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) VB
2 39 (84.78%) VB.NET
3 28 (60.87%) C#
4 26 (56.52%) SQL
5 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 6 (13.04%) Java
7 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
8 4 (8.70%) VBA
9 3 (6.52%) VBScript
10 1 (2.17%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Progress
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