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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 160 144 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 1.00% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 2.07% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 30 38
Average salary £39,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.49% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £40,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1667 1598 1566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.67% 48.38% 53.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1271 1421
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 26 January 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (100.00%) VB
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 25 (67.57%) C#
3 25 (67.57%) VB.NET
4 22 (59.46%) SQL
5 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
6 14 (37.84%) PL/SQL
7 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (32.43%) WCF
8 9 (24.32%) Migration
8 9 (24.32%) WPF
9 8 (21.62%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (21.62%) System Testing
9 8 (21.62%) Oracle
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) Degree
11 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
12 5 (13.51%) People Management
12 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
12 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
12 5 (13.51%) Retail
13 4 (10.81%) ITIL
13 4 (10.81%) Windows
13 4 (10.81%) Release Management
13 4 (10.81%) WinForms
14 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
14 3 (8.11%) Oracle APEX
14 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) QlikView
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
1 3 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (8.11%) Toad
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) VB Developer
4 10 (27.03%) VB6 Developer
5 7 (18.92%) Senior Developer
6 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Applications Support
7 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
8 4 (10.81%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
8 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Junior
9 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior VB Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Senior VB6 Developer
11 1 (2.70%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
3 12 (32.43%) WCF
4 9 (24.32%) WPF
5 4 (10.81%) WinForms
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) MDX
7 1 (2.70%) Web Services
7 1 (2.70%) ADO
7 1 (2.70%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (24.32%) Migration
3 8 (21.62%) System Testing
3 8 (21.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.51%) People Management
6 4 (10.81%) Release Management
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 2 (5.41%) OO
7 2 (5.41%) Data Security
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) Process Management
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) BDD
8 1 (2.70%) Line Management
8 1 (2.70%) TDD
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) VB
2 25 (67.57%) VB.NET
2 25 (67.57%) C#
3 22 (59.46%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.11%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Mapinfo
3 1 (2.70%) AccuRev
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