The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 54 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.72% 1.01% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 1.56% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £32,000 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.95% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
VB6
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
227 257 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.57% 64.74% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 210 242 210
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

VB6
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Leicester region.

VB6 Salary Trend in Leicester

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
3 4 (57.14%) Classic ASP
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) WinForms
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ
3 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) Dapper ORM
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) SAP SRM
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) PHP

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Classic ASP
2 4 (57.14%) WinForms
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) LINQ to SQL
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (57.14%) Dapper ORM
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) E-Procurement
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Programming
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) VBA
5 2 (28.57%) PHP5
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-34k
Posted: 6 days ago