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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0 (VB6)
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 165 184
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing VB6 13 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 12
Median salary £36,000 £57,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.39% +71.64%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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
2256 1661 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 59.76% 50.06% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 1431 1824
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VB6 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oldham - 9 - - 1
Stockport - 4 £36,000 -
VB6
North West

VB6
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) VB
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
4 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
4 9 (56.25%) Embedded C++
4 9 (56.25%) Firmware
4 9 (56.25%) Validation
4 9 (56.25%) C
4 9 (56.25%) C#
4 9 (56.25%) C++
4 9 (56.25%) PHP
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) Feasibility Study
5 7 (43.75%) Electronics
6 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) CSS3
7 4 (25.00%) Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Graduate
3 7 (43.75%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Developer
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Software Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
6 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Feasibility Study
2 9 (56.25%) Validation
3 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) VB
2 9 (56.25%) C
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded C
2 9 (56.25%) Embedded C++
2 9 (56.25%) PHP
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) DevExpress
Oldham, Lancashire
Innovative Technology Limited
Salary: Highly-competitive and negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 17 days ago