The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 62 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.49% 0.27% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.79% 0.51% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -3.40%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
254 197 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 62.41% 53.10% 54.21%
Number of salaries quoted 240 184 185
Median salary £36,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Development
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development Director
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Development
2 1 (33.33%) IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle