The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 64 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 10 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.36% 1.41% 1.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.46% 2.33% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 10
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £39,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
VB6
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
407 557 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 55.53% 60.54% 54.02%
Number of salaries quoted 352 496 343
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

VB6
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Leicestershire

VB6
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +13 3 £44,000 +12.82% 3
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
6 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
7 5 (33.33%) WPF
7 5 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (33.33%) MVVM
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Web Design
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 2 (13.33%) Retail
10 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
10 2 (13.33%) XML
10 2 (13.33%) XSLT
10 2 (13.33%) Adabas
10 2 (13.33%) COBOL

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (53.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (13.33%) VB6 Developer
8 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
8 2 (13.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (13.33%) VB Developer
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (33.33%) WPF
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) XSLT
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (6.67%) WinForms
7 1 (6.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Graphic Design
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVVM
2 4 (26.67%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) Web Design
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) VB
2 14 (93.33%) SQL
3 13 (86.67%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 6 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) COBOL
6 2 (13.33%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) NATURAL
6 2 (13.33%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago