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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 150 175 110
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -65
Permanent jobs citing VB6 27 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.77% 0.49% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.43% 1.09% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 38
Average salary £45,750 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.23% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £35,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1882 1650 1341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 53.93% 44.82% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1317 1056
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Leeds

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 55 (100.00%) VB
2 47 (85.45%) .NET
3 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
4 26 (47.27%) C#
5 24 (43.64%) SQL
6 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
8 18 (32.73%) PHP
9 16 (29.09%) OO
9 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
11 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
12 11 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (20.00%) COM+
12 11 (20.00%) N-Tier
12 11 (20.00%) C++
12 11 (20.00%) WinForms
13 10 (18.18%) LAMP
13 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
13 10 (18.18%) Apache
13 10 (18.18%) Oracle
13 10 (18.18%) Linux
13 10 (18.18%) SDLC
13 10 (18.18%) Degree
14 9 (16.36%) Oracle APEX
14 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.36%) MVC
14 9 (16.36%) Finance
15 8 (14.55%) Scrum

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (18.18%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (76.36%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle APEX
1 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.64%) Toad
4 1 (1.82%) AccuRev
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 8 (14.55%) Applications Specialist
3 8 (14.55%) Applications Developer
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) VB Developer
3 8 (14.55%) VB6 Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Database Specialist
6 5 (9.09%) Architect
6 5 (9.09%) VB Software Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (85.45%) .NET
2 14 (25.45%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.00%) COM+
3 11 (20.00%) WinForms
4 10 (18.18%) LAMP
5 8 (14.55%) HTML
5 8 (14.55%) CSS
5 8 (14.55%) REST
6 6 (10.91%) WCF
7 5 (9.09%) MSMQ
8 3 (5.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) OO
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (18.18%) SDLC
5 9 (16.36%) MVC
6 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
6 8 (14.55%) TDD
6 8 (14.55%) Scrum
6 8 (14.55%) BDD
7 7 (12.73%) ITIL
8 6 (10.91%) SOA
8 6 (10.91%) Database Tuning
8 6 (10.91%) Separation of Concerns
8 6 (10.91%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.27%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) VB
2 26 (47.27%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) SQL
4 21 (38.18%) VB.NET
5 18 (32.73%) PHP
6 11 (20.00%) C++
7 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
8 9 (16.36%) JavaScript
9 8 (14.55%) Java
9 8 (14.55%) VBScript
10 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.64%) C
12 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.18%) Oracle
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