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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 161 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Permanent jobs citing VB6 27 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.02% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.62% 1.99% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 22
Average salary £34,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £35,000 £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
1665 1509 1578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.99% 51.54% 58.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1278 1397
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 31 October 2014.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 45 (100.00%) VB
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) VB.NET
3 28 (62.22%) C#
4 25 (55.56%) SQL
5 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 19 (42.22%) WCF
7 16 (35.56%) System Testing
8 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (31.11%) WPF
9 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
10 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.78%) Degree
11 8 (17.78%) Migration
11 8 (17.78%) Oracle
12 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
13 5 (11.11%) Release Management
14 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
14 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (8.89%) People Management
14 4 (8.89%) Retail
14 4 (8.89%) VBA
14 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
15 3 (6.67%) VBScript
15 3 (6.67%) Windows
15 3 (6.67%) OO

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) LiveLink
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (6.67%) Toad
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (73.33%) Developer
2 21 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) VB Developer
4 10 (22.22%) VB6 Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Applications Support
6 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Junior
6 6 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
8 4 (8.89%) WPF Developer
9 3 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (42.22%) WCF
4 14 (31.11%) WPF
5 2 (4.44%) HTML5
5 2 (4.44%) HTML
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) XML
5 2 (4.44%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) System Testing
2 14 (31.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 5 (11.11%) Release Management
6 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
6 4 (8.89%) People Management
7 3 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (4.44%) OOD
8 2 (4.44%) Document Management
8 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (2.22%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) VB
2 34 (75.56%) VB.NET
3 28 (62.22%) C#
4 25 (55.56%) SQL
5 12 (26.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) VBA
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) VBScript
8 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Mapinfo
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