The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 63 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.74% 1.35% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 2.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £30,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
308 236 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 57.04% 63.78% 68.64%
Number of salaries quoted 285 217 258
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,350 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
VB6
Leicestershire

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 31 July 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VBA
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) MySQL
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) PHP5
4 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) E-Procurement
4 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
5 3 (33.33%) Classic ASP
5 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Back Office
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (33.33%) SAP SRM

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 3 (33.33%) Classic ASP
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) LINQ
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) E-Procurement
1 4 (44.44%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) VB
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) VBA
3 5 (55.56%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
3 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) PHP5
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £34k - 41k per year
Posted: 6 days ago