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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 178 184 158
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing VB6 2 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.050% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.090% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 18
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £40,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1794 2225 2496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 50.18% 55.51% 60.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1902 2220
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 31 July 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 +8 1 £32,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £29,500 - 1
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
3 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) EDI
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Automotive
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) WinForms
7 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) VBA
7 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
7 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (20.00%) SYSPRO
7 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Back Office
8 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) AccuRev
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
2 2 (20.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) VB Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) EDI
3 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) PDM
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) VB
2 8 (80.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VBA
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SYSPRO
Bolton, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + bens + flexi-time
Posted: 14 days ago