The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 50 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing VB6 1 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.27% 0.21% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.35% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
VB6
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
224 287 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.73% 61.32% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 169 263 263
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

VB6
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Liverpool

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Games
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (50.00%) Online Games
4 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (25.00%) Ingres
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) AWK
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Korn

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Ingres
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle