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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 146 148 140
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing VB6 28 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 0.82% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.59% 1.68% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 16
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £48,250 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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
1758 1850 1487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.90% 48.92% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1546 1245
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 39 (100.00%) VB
2 30 (76.92%) .NET
3 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
3 23 (58.97%) SQL
4 22 (56.41%) C#
5 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (38.46%) VB.NET
7 14 (35.90%) WinForms
8 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 13 (33.33%) Degree
9 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
10 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) MS Office
11 8 (20.51%) OO
11 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
13 6 (15.38%) BDD
13 6 (15.38%) PHP
13 6 (15.38%) Java
13 6 (15.38%) Windows
13 6 (15.38%) VBScript
13 6 (15.38%) Scrum
13 6 (15.38%) TDD
14 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
14 5 (12.82%) MVC
14 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.26%) QlikView
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) AccuRev
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) VB Developer
2 11 (28.21%) VB6 Developer
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Data Architect
3 5 (12.82%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Support
4 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.69%) Junior DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Database Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
5 3 (7.69%) DBA
6 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) .NET
2 14 (35.90%) WinForms
3 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.82%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
5 4 (10.26%) HTML
6 3 (7.69%) MSMQ
6 3 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (2.56%) ADO
7 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
7 1 (2.56%) MDX
7 1 (2.56%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 8 (20.51%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 6 (15.38%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) BDD
5 5 (12.82%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Data Security
6 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) People Management
6 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 1 (2.56%) UML
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) OOD
8 1 (2.56%) Process Management
8 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) VB
2 23 (58.97%) SQL
3 22 (56.41%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) VB.NET
5 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
6 6 (15.38%) PHP
6 6 (15.38%) Java
6 6 (15.38%) VBScript
7 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.56%) VBA
9 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) Oracle
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