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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 174 178 165
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB6 4 1 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.026% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% 0.046% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 16
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £24,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £24,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
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
1794 2190 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 54.09% 56.66% 62.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1877 2299
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

VB6 Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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
Stockport - 2 £36,000 - 2
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 17 (100.00%) VB
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
3 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (64.71%) VB.NET
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) C#
7 7 (41.18%) ERP
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (41.18%) WinForms
8 6 (35.29%) EDI
8 6 (35.29%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (35.29%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) XML
9 5 (29.41%) UML
9 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (29.41%) DHTML
9 5 (29.41%) OOD
9 5 (29.41%) OO
9 5 (29.41%) Finance
9 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
10 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
11 2 (11.76%) Back Office
11 2 (11.76%) Internet
11 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
11 2 (11.76%) VBA

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server
1 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) AccuRev
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Automotive
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) VB Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) WinForms
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) EDI
4 5 (29.41%) DHTML
4 5 (29.41%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.88%) Classic ASP
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ERP
2 5 (29.41%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) UML
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) People Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) VB
2 11 (64.71%) VB.NET
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) C#
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) SYSPRO
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport. Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive subject to experience
Posted: 22 days ago