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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 77 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 0.91% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.28% 1.39% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Average salary £44,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
354 575 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 48.10% 65.56% 67.43%
Number of salaries quoted 328 522 435
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 2014. 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 +19 1 £44,000 +41.93% 1
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 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%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
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%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) PHP5
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 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
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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