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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 68 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Permanent jobs citing VB6 5 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 0.42% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 0.72% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 14
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,350 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
322 555 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.33% 58.30% 58.17%
Number of salaries quoted 270 512 365
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 £40,000 +33.33% 1
VB6
East Midlands

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) C#
4 13 (76.47%) VB.NET
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
5 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
6 9 (52.94%) XML
6 9 (52.94%) XSLT
6 9 (52.94%) COBOL
6 9 (52.94%) Java
6 9 (52.94%) Adabas
6 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (52.94%) NATURAL
6 9 (52.94%) JCL
6 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
7 7 (41.18%) CA Endevor
7 7 (41.18%) IBM
8 6 (35.29%) DB2
9 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
10 4 (23.53%) MVVM
10 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (23.53%) Subversion
10 4 (23.53%) WPF
10 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
11 3 (17.65%) Windows
11 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
11 3 (17.65%) SDLC
12 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
12 2 (11.76%) Retail

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (52.94%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) Adabas
3 6 (35.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) COBOL Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) COBOL Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst Programmer
2 7 (41.18%) Programmer
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) XSLT
3 9 (52.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (23.53%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) MVVM
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
3 1 (5.88%) Android Development
3 1 (5.88%) Scrum
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) C#
4 13 (76.47%) VB.NET
5 9 (52.94%) NATURAL
5 9 (52.94%) JCL
5 9 (52.94%) COBOL
5 9 (52.94%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) IBM
Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago