The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 174 181 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 3 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.087% 0.17% 0.025%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.31% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £34,500 £36,750 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
VB6
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1836 1909 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 53.23% 53.65% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1579 1666 1977
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

VB6 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

VB6
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

VB6 Salary Trend in Manchester

VB6
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

VB6 Salary Histogram in Manchester

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing VB6 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for VB6.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) VB
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
5 8 (61.54%) Back Office
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) WinForms
6 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
6 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
7 4 (30.77%) Java
7 4 (30.77%) Change Control
7 4 (30.77%) Blue Prism
8 3 (23.08%) Robotic Automation
8 3 (23.08%) Robotic Process Automation
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (23.08%) QA
8 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
8 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (23.08%) Workflow
9 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
9 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 1 (7.69%) Degree
10 1 (7.69%) JIRA

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
2 7 (53.85%) RDBMS
2 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 8 (61.54%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Software Development Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) WinForms
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 3 (23.08%) Robotic Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Robotic Process Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) VB
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Blue Prism
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