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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 53 80 52
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.26% 0.87% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.46% 1.28% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £44,000 £31,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% -38.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
216 391 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 56.99% 68.36% 66.87%
Number of salaries quoted 201 343 208
Average salary £38,800 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
3 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago