The table below looks at the statistics for VB6 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB6 over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 188 186 160
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.051% 0.19% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.10% 0.35% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Average salary £36,250 £48,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.64% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £33,750 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
1914 2286 2326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 48.73% 55.49% 59.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1941 2081
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

VB6
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB6 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Bolton +10 1 £32,500 - 1
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 2 (33.33%) Back Office
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) People Management
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) PDM
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
6 1 (16.67%) Project Management
6 1 (16.67%) OOP
6 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) AccuRev
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VB Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) VB Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) PDM
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Bolton, Lancashire, Greater Manchester
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + excellent benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago