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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 63 83 64
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -19
Permanent jobs citing VB6 11 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.59% 1.41% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.86% 2.44% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,150 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,625 £36,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +5.00%
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
384 492 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 55.65% 57.75% 55.14%
Number of salaries quoted 338 434 354
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 £28,500 £23,500
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 27 February 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 +17 4 £44,000 +12.82% 2
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 12 (100.00%) VB
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (33.33%) Web Design
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (33.33%) MVVM
6 4 (33.33%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (33.33%) MVC
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) E-Procurement
7 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (8.33%) Intranet
7 1 (8.33%) MySQL
7 1 (8.33%) SAP
7 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Subversion
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
7 2 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (16.67%) VB Developer
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Web Design
1 4 (33.33%) MVVM
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (8.33%) Functional Programming
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
2 1 (8.33%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
5 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
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