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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
Rank 163 177 165
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.054% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 0.090% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 31
Average salary £33,500 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,175 - £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
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
1934 2213 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 51.53% 59.46% 60.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1724 1957 2140
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VB6 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 6 March 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 - 4 £31,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 27 (100.00%) VB
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (55.56%) Finance
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 13 (48.15%) XML
6 13 (48.15%) OO
7 12 (44.44%) CSS
7 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 11 (40.74%) DHTML
8 11 (40.74%) UML
8 11 (40.74%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (40.74%) OOD
8 11 (40.74%) WinForms
8 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
9 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 7 (25.93%) ERP
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (22.22%) Web Development
11 6 (22.22%) Retail
11 6 (22.22%) EDI
12 4 (14.81%) Banking
13 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
14 2 (7.41%) Automotive

VB6
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) MODX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (96.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (40.74%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 2 (7.41%) Automotive
6 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Systems Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) XML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) WinForms
5 11 (40.74%) DHTML
6 6 (22.22%) EDI
7 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) UML
2 11 (40.74%) OOD
2 11 (40.74%) Web Application Development
3 7 (25.93%) ERP
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) VB
2 18 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.41%) VBA
5 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) SYSPRO
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £23,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £33000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago