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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 171 175 196
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.059% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.23% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +63.26%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1883 1770 2212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 55.55% 54.13% 56.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1533 1894
Median salary £41,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 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 14 (100.00%) VB
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
4 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
5 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) Back Office
6 8 (57.14%) WinForms
7 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
7 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) Change Control
8 4 (28.57%) Java
8 4 (28.57%) Blue Prism
9 3 (21.43%) Robotic Automation
9 3 (21.43%) Robotic Process Automation
9 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
9 3 (21.43%) Workflow
9 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (21.43%) QA
9 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 2 (14.29%) Degree
10 2 (14.29%) HTML
10 2 (14.29%) VB.NET

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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) AccuRev
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (57.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Leader
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Software Development Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) WinForms
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Robotic Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Robotic Process Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.14%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) VB
2 13 (92.86%) C#
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Blue Prism
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