The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Cheshire / Macclesfield
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing VB6 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - - 4.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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

Programming Languages Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 43 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 73.77% 70.49% 75.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 109
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing VB6 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

VB6
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Macclesfield